Marc Dornan
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  • Glenview, IL
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APM Mini Baro Performance

Started Mar 11, 2015 0 Replies

I have two APM Minis and I am getting unusable baro performance from both. I actually purchased a second one as I thought I had a bad baro. Running AC 3.2.1Flies well in Stabilize. Horrible in Alt…Continue

 

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Marc Dornan commented on Kirill's blog post SmartAP 3.2 Pro Available
"@Kendall. There are not really many skeptics here. There is absolutely a place for a professional system that is all designed to work with peripherals without endless fiddling. I never really understand the "they" thing. It is Open Source…"
Wednesday
Marc Dornan commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Intel cancels Edison, Joule boards
"Actually -- this is crushing for Emlid who have put a lot of effort in the RTK systems, all powered by Edison. I can only assume they will have to stock up until they can find an alternative. Edit -- seems they were not using an Edison-specific…"
Tuesday
Marc Dornan replied to iSkyMaster's discussion Dragon Link V3 Advanced vs. ???????
"This is not off the shelf and requires DIY skills but it has better Mavlink telemetry performance than Dragonlink V3 (thus far I…"
Jun 19
Marc Dornan commented on Kirill's blog post SmartAP 3.2 Pro Available
"Kirill, btw I never thought for a minute that you 'ported' Ardupilot. It would be good to know how the features of SmartAP compare to Arducopter. I think it fair game that people may want to just understand the differences and the…"
Jun 17
Marc Dornan commented on Kirill's blog post SmartAP 3.2 Pro Available
"Thanks Krill. I just wanted you to publicly address that. It is what I thought, personally. What major features do you refer to BTW?  While I have no strong opinion on IMU heaters, it is interesting that they seem to part of the PCB design. I…"
Jun 17
Marc Dornan commented on Kirill's blog post SmartAP 3.2 Pro Available
"Kirill. I have seen a few suggestions that your FC seems quite close to Ardupilot/PX4. Is there any way you could reassure us that the inner workings are not similar -- I am not saying they are BTW. Can you share any differences in approach in a…"
Jun 17
Marc Dornan commented on Kirill's blog post SmartAP 3.2 Pro Available
"Kirill - since you are using Mavlink, which is great, I suggest you reach out the guys that make UGCS and see about making your autopilots work with UGCS."
Jun 15
Marc Dornan commented on Kirill's blog post SmartAP 3.2 Pro Available
"Kirill -- I realize Kirin is a Japanese beer. Typo!"
Jun 14
Marc Dornan commented on Kirill's blog post SmartAP 3.2 Pro Available
"Kirin- when will the fixed wing support be available?"
Jun 14
Marc Dornan commented on Kirill's blog post SmartAP 3.2 Pro Available
"Neither. It is proprietary."
Jun 14
Marc Dornan commented on Rachael Murphey's blog post How Drones are Changing the Tech Industry
"Another drive-by posting. Sort of content-free. Presumably it is a media strategy to generate clicks and credentials as a blogger. It looks to have been written after doing some google research. Fine I guess."
Jun 4
Marc Dornan commented on OG's blog post The NEW Unicorn UAV by Feiyu Tech X8 complete RTF OEM welcome
"TBH 1600 is a fair price for a professional catapult for a mapping UAV but I wish there was something for about $800, which is probably as high a most hobbyists will go."
Jun 3
Marc Dornan commented on OG's blog post The NEW Unicorn UAV by Feiyu Tech X8 complete RTF OEM welcome
"How much are the catapults?"
Jun 2
Marc Dornan replied to Gary Scott's discussion Help buying an Arducopter flight controller
"I forgot. Here is where you get your autopilot -- just get a Pixhawk set. https://store.mrobotics.io/category-s/113.htm The person that runs this great US online store is the person that produced 3DR's auto-pilots. "
Jun 2
Marc Dornan replied to Bill Piedra's discussion 3D Printed Drone Frame for companion computers and sensors
"What is a vacuum bagger in this context?"
May 31
Marc Dornan replied to Bill Piedra's discussion 3D Printed Drone Frame for companion computers and sensors
"Great design Bill. I have enough bits to make a few of these! Never laminated PVC printed parts before. I expect in this application the cosmetic steps are not needed. "
May 31

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Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest
Multi-rotors for mapping and aerial photography.
Hometown:
Glenview

Comment Wall (3 comments)

At 9:23am on May 25, 2017, Peter Bell said…

Hi Marc,

I saw you contacted Hu Bo to see if he can build you a model, I would like to do the same, can you forward me the contact details.

Thanks - Peter

At 10:20am on May 25, 2017, Marc Dornan said…

As soon as I get them I will do so. Maybe we can kickstart his little hobby into something better for himself.

At 10:21am on May 25, 2017, Marc Dornan said…

I contacted the article author.

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