Stefan Gofferje
  • Male
  • Finland
Share Twitter

Stefan Gofferje's Friends

  • Rahadian anggara
  • Hanna Puolakka
  • Kurt Rheam
  • John McGrath
  • Nigel Cartwright
  • MV Reddy
  • Hugues
  • Francis German
  • Markus Järve
  • David Anders
  • Александр
  • Bill Bonney
  • Jon von Weymarn
  • Jason
  • Craig Elder

Stefan Gofferje's Groups

Stefan Gofferje's Discussions

Small DIYD logo for linking

Started on Tuesday 0 Replies

Hi,I'm currently in the process of building up a website about EU UAV regulation and I would like to put a prominent graphical link to DIYD. Ist there a smaller / square version of some DIYD artwork…Continue

Anybody using HMC5983?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alex Zarenin Mar 18. 1 Reply

Hi,anybody using an HMC5983 sensor or has experience with that? Compared with the 5883L it can output at higher rates and is temperature-compensated. I'm planning to build an external compass…Continue

Messed up KMZ in latest version

Started Jul 25, 2013 0 Replies

Hi,I just downloaded today's log with the latest APM planner (.62) and the KMZ does not seem to contain any altitude information. It's all dots on ground level. Do I miss something or is the function…Continue

Y3 / Y6 design rules?

Started Jul 14, 2013 0 Replies

Hi, I'm thinking of a big Y3 / Y6 project - big like in long arms and huge props to make use of EndOfDays'…Continue

 

Stefan Gofferje's Page

About me

Latest Activity

Andy Gulley commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"This is probably the most idiotic move I have ever seen by a company. I almost have to ask: Are you nuts DJI? Not only is DJI giving the autopilot way too much control, but on the other side they are taking away the decision process of the…"
yesterday
Stefan Gofferje replied to Ken Gaines's discussion Hobby King Shipping SUCKS!!!
"Yes, it is normal. This is how it works: Hobby King makes a contract with e.g. Fiji Post Fiji Post sends them a box with 10000 labels for registered letters including tracking numbers You order something from Hobby King Hobby King packs the order…"
yesterday
Stefan Gofferje posted a discussion

Small DIYD logo for linking

Hi,I'm currently in the process of building up a website about EU UAV regulation and I would like to put a prominent graphical link to DIYD. Ist there a smaller / square version of some DIYD artwork anywhere?-SSee More
Tuesday
Guy McCaldin commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"Stefan, I've only been using them since they switched to Intel, so I can't comment on the PowerPC days.  It wouldn't surprise me if that was the case, but at least since 2006, I've been able to dual boot OSX and Windows."
Monday
Shawn Thorvilson commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"Imo anyone who takes the block personal belongs to cult apple. Stefan has every right to block whoever he wants whether I or you agree with it or not. Guy likes them for there strengths but acknowledges their weakness. Guy isn't cult apple…"
Monday
Stefan Gofferje commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"Guy, thanks you for a very objective counter-argument! I have worked with Macs too and I know that Macs are not only a legitimate but even the best choice in a number of fields, mostly in the creative sector. My main dislike, admittedly, comes from…"
Monday
Guy McCaldin commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"Stefan, I'm interested in the discussion, but I'm aware that it is off topic, so feel free to delete this response if it is detracting from the thread.  As an Apple user (though I also use Windows, Android and Linux), I wanted to…"
Monday
Stefan Gofferje commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"@Nigel: I think, your argument is flawed. On the one hand you imply that buying DJI (or Apple for that matter) is an informed, conscious, deliberate decision. On the other hand you say, People don't understand. So how can somebody who…"
Monday
Nigel Cartwright commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"Stefan - Please. You make some good points regards DJI, but your zealous anti Apple and anti DJI ranting has no place here. I use both Android and iOS. I am working on projects for both. On the surface, Apple has more control over their eco…"
Monday
Stefan Gofferje commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"With regards to privacy, you can't even trust home appliances any more. German IT new service heise Online has recently reported about several issues in smart TVs from LG, Samsung and Philips, which sent e.g, data about your viewing habits to…"
Monday
Stefan Gofferje commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"@bill: Me deleting comments wasn't meant as censorship to suppress opinion but simply because I wanted to keep the discussion on topic. I wasn't aware of the "special" attitude towards this on DIYD. I also didn't make the…"
Monday

Developer
Randy commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"@Euan,      If we get around to implementing this in AC/AP you can be sure there will be an enable/disable parameter."
Monday

Developer
Bill Bonney commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"Since my original post was censored i.e deleted, and since the comment remains in the orginal post I consider this comment on-topic. If you you want to warn users about cooparate monitoring, you should not exclude also Windows, Ubuntu and Android…"
Sunday
Euan Ramsay commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"Thanks for the detailed info Stefan. It is inevitable there is going to be some real problems. I hope that if the Devs here have the same crazy idea, they give us the parameter option to switch it off..."
Sunday

Developer
John Arne Birkeland commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"I support this type of functionality as long as it can be turned off. Doing so you eliminate the problem of inexperienced pilots not knowing any better, and the experienced pilot is forced to make a conscious choice with regard to airspace…"
Sunday
Stefan Gofferje commented on Stefan Gofferje's blog post Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones
"@Randy: The only solution I would consider reasonable AT ALL would be a system where the user can define own no-fly zones and CHOOSE to select additional zones from a database or server on a per-zone basis. Anything else would be unacceptable and…"
Sunday

Profile Information

Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest
Hmmmmm... Have been interested in UAVs for a long time. Always loitering around websites like DIY Drones and others...

Comment Wall

  • No comments yet!

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

Join DIY Drones

Stefan Gofferje's Blog

Updated: A closer look at DJI's no-fly zones

Posted on April 12, 2014 at 4:30am 28 Comments

A few days ago, I already wrote an article about our "Apple of the drone manufacturers", DJI and it's new no-fly zones. Now it's time to have a little more detailed look at their idea.

What DJI did was introduce no-fly zones of 8km (5 miles) around "major airports". I already noted, that…

Continue

A little progress with instruments

Posted on April 6, 2014 at 8:02am 8 Comments

I haven't been posting anything in ages - and about as long have I been pretty busy with other stuff but now I finally had the time and peace to continue working on the flight instruments integration. Here's a little video of the progress.

I still have to iron out a few minor issues but basically it's working, so I hope, I can go to the next gauge soon,…

Continue

"Real" instruments for MAVLink UAV groundstations

Posted on October 16, 2013 at 4:08am 15 Comments

 

You all might remember my integrated groundstation project, which I started earlier this year. Based on this project, I started integrating flight instruments from Dutch manufacturer Flight Illusion.…

Continue

"Warning of RC-Timer" or "Why you shouldn't buy from far east cloners"

Posted on October 13, 2013 at 2:30am 66 Comments

As many others, I have bought some "clone products" from RC-timer in the past, simply because some stuff is pretty cheap there. Now, I got the bill for that and learned that paying less often means paying double.

Earlier this year, I bought two MinimOSD clones from RC-Timer. One went to my copter and the other for the moment into storage for another project. Several weeks later, I…

Continue
 
 
 

© 2014   Created by Chris Anderson.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service