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X-PLANE & APM Mission Planner

Started Mar 11, 2013 0 Replies

Hi every oneI have a few issues with simulating arducopter in X-Plane as follows:1- once X-Plane uploads its data into Mission Planner, in the quick tab on the MP, the values for Altitude and…Continue

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X-PLANE & APM Mission Planner

Started this discussion. Last reply by Daniel F. Betancourt Y. Feb 15, 2013. 1 Reply

 need help pleasehave been reading many post about the X-plane / APM Planner connection but somehow can not get it to work in my computer!!??i wonder if any one could be patient enough to help &…Continue

mode change problem

Started this discussion. Last reply by Shahram Tofigh Jan 2, 2013. 5 Replies

i have been trying to change the modes to Pos Hold, Loiter and RTL in the flight mode section of he APM.playing with only three different mode at a time, using a three way switch on the Futaba…Continue

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Arducopter thrust problem

Started this discussion. Last reply by Redemptioner Nov 24, 2012. 16 Replies

HiI just received a octa copter bought from DIY Drones.i am using Futaba 8TFG and 4000mAh 20c battery.plugged the board to APM, get the connection and setup.but there seems not to be enough rpm on…Continue

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Shahram Tofigh replied to Cristian Rougier's discussion Motors dont move in the group ArduCopter User Group
"Cristian, In order to isolate the problem, You can connect your motor to esc, your esc to receiver, power them up by Lipo and then try each motor individually ,bypassing the APM. Just connect each motor seperately to ch3 (throttle) connection port…"
Mar 17, 2013
Shahram Tofigh posted a discussion

X-PLANE & APM Mission Planner

Hi every oneI have a few issues with simulating arducopter in X-Plane as follows:1- once X-Plane uploads its data into Mission Planner, in the quick tab on the MP, the values for Altitude and Vertical Speed keeps changing randomly2- I keep overshooting the home position in Loiter and RTL mode.any ideas?See More
Mar 11, 2013
Daniel F. Betancourt Y. replied to Shahram Tofigh's discussion X-PLANE & APM Mission Planner
"mmm, el problema es la dirección IP que estas usando (127.0.0.1), ya que dicha dirección se utiliza cuando estas usando el xplane y Mission planner en el mismo computador; entonces hay que cambiar la dirección…"
Feb 15, 2013
Shahram Tofigh posted a discussion

X-PLANE & APM Mission Planner

 need help pleasehave been reading many post about the X-plane / APM Planner connection but somehow can not get it to work in my computer!!??i wonder if any one could be patient enough to help & guide meI have two laptops, Vaio with Windows 8 and a Lenovo with Windows Vista.Ran X-plane 10 on Windows 8 and Mission Planner on Vista.could not get a dialogue between the two laptops so in order to isolate the problem, i installed both APM mission planner 1.2.35 mav 10 and X-Plane v10 on the…See More
Feb 15, 2013
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"Hi Warren i wonder if you could help me I have been trying to do the same,as you did, in the last few days!, but just can not get the two applications to communicate with each other.  I have two laptops, Vaio with Windows 8 and a Lenovo with…"
Feb 15, 2013
Shahram Tofigh replied to Shahram Tofigh's discussion mode change problem
" Hi having problem with 'POS HOLD' ! when this mode is selected, it says unknown in the mission planner?! any ideas?"
Jan 2, 2013
Shahram Tofigh replied to Jim Bonnardel's discussion Telemetry Kit.... man I must be doing something wrong or...
" have you installed the driver for the telemetry board?"
Jan 2, 2013

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Chris Anderson replied to Shahram Tofigh's discussion mode change problem
"No, you can of course set up all your modes in the MP config screen indoors. I was referring to flying after you'd armed the motors, etc. I think it won't accept auto modes in the air if you don't have lock (because they're…"
Dec 2, 2012
Shahram Tofigh replied to Shahram Tofigh's discussion mode change problem
"Tried and worked perfect Great! Thanx"
Dec 2, 2012
Shahram Tofigh replied to Shahram Tofigh's discussion mode change problem
"Thanks Chris Do you mean when indoor running APM flight mode I still need to have a GPS lock? It does not makes sense to have a GPS lock when setting up the flight modes when indoor! Outdoor yes i do get a GPS lock, but this mode change…"
Dec 2, 2012

3D Robotics
Chris Anderson replied to Shahram Tofigh's discussion mode change problem
"Do you have GPS lock? I don't think it will accept auto modes if you don't"
Dec 2, 2012
Shahram Tofigh posted a discussion

mode change problem

i have been trying to change the modes to Pos Hold, Loiter and RTL in the flight mode section of he APM.playing with only three different mode at a time, using a three way switch on the Futaba (Channel 5) and assigning three different channel 5 switch setting value to the two options on the APM flight mode drop down options, meaning using lets say Stabilize for the drop down setting 1,2, Alt Hold for 3,4 and RTL for 5,6, I only get Stabilize and Alt Hold?!tried playing around with Loiter, RTL,…See More
Dec 2, 2012
Redemptioner replied to Shahram Tofigh's discussion Arducopter thrust problem
"loiter has a big deadband zone, so when you move "so far" out of this deadband it will increase/decrease the alt of the multirotor, loiter mode continues to control the motor speed. In postion hold mode there is no deadband in the…"
Nov 24, 2012
Shahram Tofigh replied to Shahram Tofigh's discussion Arducopter thrust problem
"Great advice, will defenitely come in handy - with the vehicle getting out of control, the throttle was actually at min when i armed apm, but somehow the throttle fail safe was activated, so when apm saw the throttle being so low after arming, it…"
Nov 24, 2012
Redemptioner replied to Shahram Tofigh's discussion Arducopter thrust problem
"no problem. Few things I have found that are worth noting; - sometimes it takes a few more seconds longer than normal for the ESC's to be armed, only give a tiny amount of throttle until ESC's arm and motors start spinning. - the easiest…"
Nov 24, 2012
Shahram Tofigh replied to Shahram Tofigh's discussion Arducopter thrust problem
"I did the esc calibration manually After some playing around, two broken propelleres and a big cut on my knee it finally lifted off beautifully :) There seems to be an issue with throttle fail safe in mission planner not working consistently during…"
Nov 23, 2012

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