Paul Junka
  • Male
  • Monaco
Share
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions (5)
  • Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Paul Junka's Discussions

Are there any consumer level px4-based RTF quadcopter available?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris Anderson Mar 14. 5 Replies

Hi,now that DJI dominates the market and all 3DR RTF consumer models like to Solo are more or less dead - are there still any companies building RTF drones with PX4/Pixhawk?RegardsPaulContinue

 

Paul Junka's Page

Latest Activity

Paul Junka commented on Kristaps Brass's blog post Universal Adapter for DJI Gimbals
"@Yang Wang: If you are using the A3 I would also definitely use the API/SDK instead of fumbling with the CAN bus."
Jun 10
Paul Junka commented on Kristaps Brass's blog post Universal Adapter for DJI Gimbals
"@Yang Wang: apparently you can connect to the camera via USB RNDIS (virtual ethernet) and then get raw h.264 frames via UDT on 192.168.1.3 port 9000Looks like making sense of the CAN bus gimbal and camera controls is the bigger problem."
Jun 10
Paul Junka commented on Kristaps Brass's blog post Universal Adapter for DJI Gimbals
"After some more googling, it seems some other people got working systems too: https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?2439038-Hacking-Inspire-camera-and-gimbal/page5"
Jun 10
Paul Junka commented on Kristaps Brass's blog post Universal Adapter for DJI Gimbals
"nice! As the DJI Manifold companion computer seems to be discontinued there is basically no way to access DJI cameras directly. This thread on github indicates that it is possible on NVIDIA systems with a proprietary decoding library but does…"
Jun 9

3D Robotics
Chris Anderson replied to Paul Junka's discussion Are there any consumer level px4-based RTF quadcopter available?
"Two options: 1) buy a lot of Solos now or 2) assume that there will be a more consumer vehicles based on PX4 with full developer SDKs coming out this year.  Hint: although I'd be happy to see you go with #1, #2 is a pretty good bet."
Mar 14
Paul Junka replied to Paul Junka's discussion Are there any consumer level px4-based RTF quadcopter available?
"I agree, it indeed is a great deal. My worries are mostly that I don't know if I can still get Solos (as I assume there won't be any follow-up model) in case I want more of them a few months down the line."
Mar 14

3D Robotics
Chris Anderson replied to Paul Junka's discussion Are there any consumer level px4-based RTF quadcopter available?
"All true. However, the Solo is fully open and a great deal at $299 ;-:"
Mar 14
Paul Junka replied to Paul Junka's discussion Are there any consumer level px4-based RTF quadcopter available?
"Thanks, Chris. From what I have seen the problem with GoPro Karma and Yuneec drones is that it seems to be impossible to physically access the telemetry port. (I read in other threads that you can access it for Yuneec drones but they put some…"
Mar 14

3D Robotics
Chris Anderson replied to Paul Junka's discussion Are there any consumer level px4-based RTF quadcopter available?
"GoPro Karma uses PX4, as do the newest Yuneec copters and most of the Kickstarter drones (Hexo+, Airdog, Sprite, etc). I think all the Walkeras use some variant of APM on Pixhawk-compatible hardware, as do all the low-end Chinese clones such as…"
Mar 14
Paul Junka posted a discussion

Are there any consumer level px4-based RTF quadcopter available?

Hi,now that DJI dominates the market and all 3DR RTF consumer models like to Solo are more or less dead - are there still any companies building RTF drones with PX4/Pixhawk?RegardsPaulSee More
Mar 14
Paul Junka replied to befinitiv's discussion 3+km HD FPV system using commodity hardware
"Good to hear that you got it working :) Happy to help - keep the money. Paul"
Jul 25, 2015
Paul Junka replied to befinitiv's discussion 3+km HD FPV system using commodity hardware
"Hi Thijs, I had the same problem and it took me forever to figure out what was going wrong. Reviewing your google docs document shows that you most likely encountered the same problem. It is – vs - replace raspivid -ih -t 0 -w 1280 -h 720…"
Jul 24, 2015

Profile Information

Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest
own several mutlicopters
Hometown:
Monaco

Comment Wall

  • No comments yet!

You need to be a member of DIY Drones to add comments!

Join DIY Drones

 
 
 

© 2017   Created by Chris Anderson.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service