I just starting with the ArduPilot Mega and was wondering what some of the differences are in the Xbee Modules. I am currently flying FPV with 1.2 Ghz and also could use 2.4 Ghz for video, so was…Continue
"I not really against having some type of display during video out that indicates its recording. With an OSD overlay it kind of gets in the way. I am going to try and move the OSD characters around to make it so there not on top of each other. But…"
Re: " The OSD board injects translated MAVLink data on the output signal of your video RX."
This it i was refering to in an earlier post. If you inject the MAVLink data into the video signal on the aircraft and use this…"
"Sorry for the newb questions, just getting into ArduPilot. So with the minimosd, telemetry is sent via the MavLink protocol to the ground station via the video channel? Setup parameters would still have to be sent by USB or and xbee link?"
Looks like a nice setup you have. It appears like the video noise maybe from the motor. You could wrap the wires to the VTX around a ferite core, then use a LC filter on the power wires to the camera and VTX. "
"Looks very nice. I would be interested to see some photos of the molds that you made for the fuselage. I've been through a similar process manufacturing wind turbine blade plugs, then molds. I can tell you something that will save you many many…"
I have only flown it a few times, But so far looks like about 15 min. I think after I get everthing trimmed out and test flights done I should be able to increase flight times. I also have some 8500 mah batteries to try. I was hoping for…"
I am using a Scorpion 32-36 880kv turning a 14x7 prop. Using 3s battery at 5800mah. Total weight with Gopro camera in nose is 6.5#'s. I am still testing different prop battery combinations, but the 35-36 appears to work just…"