evilmacaw
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Looking for TX with 3 position switch 2.4Ghz type

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tom Paton Apr 5, 2011. 7 Replies

HEY Jordi the store is not working

Started this discussion. Last reply by Benjamin Lanehart Dec 7, 2009. 13 Replies

ardupilot manual

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brady D Apr 15, 2012. 5 Replies

 

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evilmacaw replied to AerospaceVlogger's discussion Supersonic, I'm going to do it.
"This one actually works  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kpGr-hifEKE"
Saturday
evilmacaw replied to AerospaceVlogger's discussion Supersonic, I'm going to do it.
"http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yKuq8T7KMa0 well at least it will LOOK good  :) "
Saturday
evilmacaw replied to Gary McCray's discussion Need RC PWM signal to 0-5 volts for my robot. in the group ArduRover User Group
Aug 22
evilmacaw commented on Matthew Coleman's blog post raspiHUD - Ground based HUD without FPV
"I have been using the Eyetop Centra  http://www.vrealities.com/products/featured/eyetop-centra set up ,it is cheaper  lower resolution but diopter adj  with dial and low profile ."
Aug 2
evilmacaw commented on Mike C's blog post First Chocolate Quadcopter ;-)
"Crash it and you can drown your sorrow by Eating it ,well all but the "bones"  :-)) " Now about your Crunchy Frog candy ,Does it have the bones in it ?" "Why course ! If it did not it would not be crunchy ,Now would it…"
Jun 2
evilmacaw replied to Pierre Gibouin's discussion 3DRobotics temporarily stops shipments outside of US and Canada
"Guys  if they were served what i suspect  even revealing that they received one is punishable under penalty of Law in the USA ."
May 12
evilmacaw commented on Pedals2Paddles's blog post Angry goose takes down my UAV
"If you ever "get wet" again i would suggest 90% isopropyl alcohol flush first , with saltwater first distilled water then alcohol , the distilled water will clean bridging goop or salts off the circuit boards and the alcohol make the dry…"
Apr 20
evilmacaw commented on Toby Lankford's blog post Rover for Testing Systems the Ground
"I chose to build on this platform  http://www.superdroidrobots.com/shop/item.aspx/4wd-all-terrain-enclosed-robot-platform-with-42mm-motors/1492/  not cheap but i am Very impressed with the quality of construction ,it is nearly immersible…"
Mar 25
evilmacaw commented on Joshua Johnson's blog post 5 Things I Think Will Revolutionize the APM
"@ Joshua Johnson, Currently i am still in the build phase and acquiring some major elements as time and money are available ,this is no low dollar build and due to its intended capabilities pics/video of the finished  Bot will Never be posted…"
Dec 11, 2013
evilmacaw commented on Joshua Johnson's blog post 5 Things I Think Will Revolutionize the APM
"@Joshua Johnson, I live in a swamp  i looked over all the rock crawler  rovers  and they would not stand up to the conditions here  so i choose it because the waterproof body construction (full all seams welded in body 1/8"…"
Dec 11, 2013
evilmacaw commented on Joshua Johnson's blog post 5 Things I Think Will Revolutionize the APM
Dec 10, 2013
evilmacaw replied to Peter Tinsley's discussion Dead reckoning underwater
"Peter,  head over to http://openrov.com/forum  the problem is IMU drift rate over time without GPS to reset the IMU gyros  there is talk of short base line  chirp beacon array scaled to "hobby size and $ " but both…"
Nov 11, 2013
evilmacaw commented on Thomas J Coyle III's blog post Control an underwater 'drone' with your laptop
"An iteration of the 1980`s  Outland Technologies   ROV  design  using horzontal acrylic tube camera pressure housing  main difference are rear thrusters (angled and the protective arms /landing gear/ballast ) i like it…"
Nov 6, 2013
evilmacaw commented on Guy McCaldin's blog post Parachute Trials
"@John Campen , I am more than aware that ballistic launch is not possible in a large majority of the world and what constitutes a signal launcher  37 mm  legal in ocean bordered countries are not in land locked countries .It is just my…"
Oct 20, 2013
evilmacaw commented on Guy McCaldin's blog post Parachute Trials
"@John CampenI was building steel soda can tennis ball cannons as a youngster (Duct tape , lighter fluid ,strike anywhere matches and church key type steel cans ) PVC air cannons too but i own and shoot 26,5 mm and  37 mm riot gas/Flare…"
Oct 20, 2013
evilmacaw commented on Guy McCaldin's blog post Parachute Trials
"Very cool  ,i have been working on a fired camera pod ideal  and i want to thank you for the link to the para calculator . My problem is to deploy the para at apogee either by spring system  or energetic (fuse and charge ) for the…"
Oct 19, 2013

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Ok i have the Easy Star , i have gotten the Ardupilot board (dang it is so small ) i wonder if my shaky hands can solder it togather .i have ordered my 2.4 Ghz radio a Fubata 7C with the digital serv…

Posted on May 16, 2009 at 8:09am 2 Comments

Ok i have the Easy Star , i have gotten the Ardupilot board (dang it is so small ) i wonder if my shaky hands can solder it togather .i have ordered my 2.4 Ghz radio a Fubata 7C with the digital servos pack (these are for working another project www.paintballsentry.com it is evil MUW HA HA HA HA) i ordered my video link TX 900Mhz and from Range Video i got my camera and the Easy Star canopy replacment pan /tilt mount (very cool) .



i still lack an FMA ,and GPS and a few other parts… Continue

new here

Posted on March 17, 2009 at 12:19pm 2 Comments

hi all ,

i am new to RC and very intrested in building an AUV ,so in what is going to take some time to buy and assemble all the elements project, i have just ordered an EasyStar as my base unit off of which i will build my own drone , in my area finding a thermal is as easy as follow the Buzzard :) cause i have plenty of them around here LOL . i have spent two days going thru some of the forum and posts and can see i have a lot to learn and will need the help from other members to get… Continue

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At 8:23pm on January 12, 2012,
Moderator
Brian
said…

evilmacaw, do you have any details on replacement wings for the Projet Nitro-003 RQ-11 model?  I need a new wing...

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