"@RMAviation - Fantastic, that's great to hear. We are working on a gripper manipulator for the ROV. We actually sponsored two senior design teams at UC Davis working on that this last spring and they came up with some excellent designs.…"
"A very nice bit of equipment there Rusty!. We were previously interested in a kit as we had clients asking for underwater work, the only reason we have not purchased one so far is that we have had to concentrate on our aerial development side. With…"
"Thanks everyone! It's great to hear your feedback.
@Chris Jackson - Yes, there is a video in the post. We don't have any more extended videos online right now but we'll be releasing some in the next few weeks. The ROV is driven via…"
"Looks really good. I hope to see these popping up in use with all kinds of researchers and marine companies. Investigating the underside of a boat without having to get a pile of gear on seems like it would be worth the cost to me."
I'm an aerospace control systems engineer by education and spent a few years working on a large-scale gas-powered multicopter. I've recently shifted to marine robotics and started a company to provide enabling component for marine robotics.
We're really excited to announce a new ArduSub/Pixhawk controlled underwater underwater vehicle, the BlueROV2. The 6-thruster vectored configuration, coupled with strong static stability, provides a vehicle that is smooth and stable, yet highly maneuverable. The BlueROV2…
First of all, we wanted to remind everyone that the BlueRobotics T100 Thruster Kickstarter is live starting at 8:30am Pacific time today! The T100 is the first underwater thruster that is affordable for hobbyist…