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Can the Pixhawk with Plane use data from a sonar sensor ?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Simon L. Mar 17, 2016. 2 Replies

This is mostly about the sensor presented here:…Continue

Tags: Plane, landing, pixhawk, sensor, sonar

 

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Paul Tegler commented on Simon L.'s group Pixhawk2
"was heavy into the early days of electric RC cars.... needed a cheap radio link for a robotics project...next thing you knew I had 10+RC cars and a crap load of trophies and ribbons. Was heavy into mfr/designing/marketing custom electronics for the…"
May 9
Simon L. commented on Simon L.'s group Pixhawk2
"wow, love the router.. Extra heavy duty! I see you've been tinkering a lot over the years. So from Cars to drones? . I've studied Agriculture, college level mechanical engineering and now I have 1 year left in Industrial electronics, also…"
May 9
Paul Tegler commented on Simon L.'s group Pixhawk2
"ha ha ... (? advanced user ?)nah...just a fellow madman geek... LOVE to experiment my normal work looks more likehttp://www.teglerizer.com/triumphstuff/spit6whiteyFI/spit6_fullengine.jpg home designed/built FI on 40 year old cars   GT6…"
May 8
Simon L. commented on Simon L.'s group Pixhawk2
"I'm glad you are in here with me: I can certainly use advice from an advanced user like you.. As for my purchase, I guess I got super lucky; too bad I have no idea what to do with an Edison Chip. I suppose at some point I will want to tinker…"
May 8
Paul Tegler commented on Simon L.'s group Pixhawk2
"the 'edison-less' base does NOT have the ports on the side (as mine is...no edison)"
May 8
Paul Tegler commented on Simon L.'s group Pixhawk2
"simon.... As I also have a FlytPOD here, I'm running ROS, OpenCV and FlytOS, basically duplicating the POD's capabilities but instead of WIFI based, will use the 915 tlelem and Ardupilot and related GCS. right now , plans are mostly…"
May 8
Simon L. commented on Simon L.'s group Pixhawk2
"I think they sent me the Edison version by mistake.. does the standard carrier board have the internal edison port and 2 usb ports on the side anyway?"
May 8
Simon L. commented on Simon L.'s group Pixhawk2
"Nice, Paul, what do you use the Odroid Xu4 for?"
May 8
Simon L. replied to Grant Petty's discussion Good source for connectors and cables? in the group Pixhawk 2 User Group
"For the Pixhawk2.1 (by HEX) (by ProfiCNC) the sensor connectors are JST-GH here is a link to a Digikey search that has all the housings: https://www.digikey.ca/products/en?FV=ffec095b,ffe0013fThe power plugs use a different connector"
May 8
Paul Tegler commented on Simon L.'s group Pixhawk2
"...been playing with mine (on the bench) for about 1.5 weeks.... working out the differences in MP to configure the 2 like my previous 1's...figuring out the ports. Got LEDDAR working (gps2 port is SERIAL4) Frsky (via converter ckt) to Telem1,…"
May 8
Simon L. commented on Simon L.'s group Pixhawk2
"Just got the package in the mail this afternoon.. I made sure everything was intact and in place.. I will provide unboxing pictures and comments next week as I am in Exam week right now and have to prioritize my education... sigh   Its…"
May 8
Simon L. commented on Simon L.'s group Pixhawk2
"Hello DIYdrones community, I have just ordered the new Pixhawk2 and looking forward to trying this new modern marvel. I don't have much experience with the original PH, having bought a ripoff version of poor quality and could never get it to…"
May 1
Simon L. posted a group
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Pixhawk2

Come here to discuss the new Pixhawk2 By ProfiCNC here is their official website: http://www.proficnc.com/ The Pixhawk2 is the new and improved version of this great flight controller and autopilot. It has all the features of its predecessor with added sensor redundancy , more expansion options, better cold weather resistance, modular design, RTK GPS support and optional support for Intel Edison companion computer.See More
May 1
Simon L. replied to Steve Bramah's discussion binding a FlySky fs-th9x to a spektrum FPV satelitte receiver in the group PIXHAWK
Sep 9, 2016
Simon L. replied to Glenn Hollowell's discussion Getting the Turnigy 9X transmitter to work with Pixhawk is kicking my butt... in the group PIXHAWK
"Hi Glen, I use A TGY 9x with my pixhawk with a FrSky module and an S-but receiver. The Pixhawk needs a Cppm or Sbus input from the receiver so the stock 9x module/rx wont work without a ppm encoder... I'm not sure by your question I you knew…"
Aug 22, 2016
Charles C Spencer III replied to Simon L.'s discussion Fake Pixhawk 2.4.8 from Bangood - not working as expected in the group PIXHAWK
"  Most problems are not from the units build, they are from bad counterfeit chips or maybe mpu6000's may be sold as bad from the factory? "
Aug 4, 2016

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About Me:
Avid plane designer and neophyte uav enthusiast. Building Planes for FPV and general FUN!!
Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest
Fixed wing for land survey,Lidar, NDVI, agriculture
Hometown:
Ste-Eulalie, Qc, Canada

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