Based on the informational posts that Chris has made on this discussion thread, I would venture to say that the Pixhawk being shipped now to 3DR customers is the cumulation of a substantial amount of in-field testing and design iteration…"
""Pixhawk will start shipping this week. Announcement on Monday or Tues"..... Let's see, what day is today? Wonder which "Monday or Tues" he meant. I don't understand the logic in continuing to say that…"
"David and most others, couldn't agree more. These things always evolve but that's part of it and part of the fun. I'd rather jump on board from the beginning, get, learn and have a complete understanding of the hardware and any…"
Don't take me wrong. The thing we now ride is not a help the little guy anymore. We aren't getting good stuff any easier - Linux was one of the proofs. Maybe time will change but, a company has to turn a profit and they have to…"
Ya, I know what you mean... DIY is fine when you have the time and energy, but sometimes that's in short supply.
And yes, I do see new people come to the site and expect a RTF product and I sometimes wonder if the 3DR line is…"
"@ Sgt Ric
Yeah DIY spirit - You are right... LOL. I'm sitting with at least five interwoven cutting edge projects and staring at you guys wanting a Pixhawk. I am getting the I wants too! :-O I am also simply tempering the…"
"So what if 3DR is big business now? It just makes it easier for them to get the good stuff to us!
Remember this all started out as a small group sharing ideas and build tips on a site Chris started. Soon people found that if they got…"
This video illustrates a bit better why we believe the safety switch, buzzer and multicolor led help to greatly improve ground and air safety. The video just showcases a few new key safety features and is not a complete reference / mapping, as blink patterns might differ depending on…
The above picture shows PX4 Airspeed (in fact its so new this is even a picture of a (proven) prototype), a small, digital airspeed sensor. If features a Measurement Specialties (coincidentally swiss, too) 4525DO sensor, with 1 psi…