August 2017 Blog Posts (26)

Sony RX0 for $700.00 looks way better than GoPro

The new Sony looks way more Pro than GoPro

The New Sony RX0 looks like a really Superior camera for our use.

Probably too much to ask to make it work in our old Solos, but maybe with a Cube - who knows.

1" image sensor and high speed HD and shutter and zero to infinity focus and  pretty much…

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Added by Gary McCray on August 31, 2017 at 9:04pm — 14 Comments


100KM
DeltaQuad VTOL completes 100KM autonomous mission carrying a 1KG payload

This Saturday at DronesLab we achieved an important milestone in the final steps towards the public release of the DeltaQuad: A 100KM autonomous mission carrying a 1KG payload. This marks the achievement of the most important goal we have set when we started the development of this vehicle over a year…

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Added by sander on August 30, 2017 at 1:19pm — 44 Comments


100KM
Vertical Technologies releases the DeltaQuad - Fully autonomous VTOL UAV with unique capabilities

Vertical Technologies has released their DeltaQuad series of autonomous VTOL UAVs. This hybrid vertical takeoff fixed wing vehicle can stream telemetry and video over the cellular network…

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Added by sander on August 30, 2017 at 8:56am — 2 Comments

How it Works!

AWuAV 3015E the Revolutionary Open Source drone

AWuAV…

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Added by tom hobart on August 27, 2017 at 10:14pm — 7 Comments

Tricopter update

Thought it about time I posted an update.

Attached are a couple of CAD sketches for the current Tricopter, the last one almost flew but was too fragile.

Changes are :-

  • Folding front booms.
  • Enclosed…
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Added by Bob Morley on August 25, 2017 at 2:26pm — No Comments

UgCS DDC Drone Swarm with Smoke



Recently we participated in an air show near our headquarters with 7 drones running ArduCopter. We thought you guys might be interested in seeing the footage.

UgCS DDC gives the power to create beautiful drone shows without the need to have sophisticated hardware. All of…

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Added by Kristaps Brass on August 22, 2017 at 2:28am — 4 Comments


3D Robotics
Boeing's Insitu uses swarms of Solos for autonomous mapping

In this episode, the Roswell Flight Test Crew speaks with John Leipper, the Solutions Architecture Manager for drone manufacturer Insitu. At the Future Farm Drone Rodeo in Pendleton, Oregon, Insitu conducted a drone swarm demonstration using three 3DR Solos – all controlled by a single pilot using a computer. Of course, to stay in…

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Added by Chris Anderson on August 21, 2017 at 9:30am — 3 Comments


3D Robotics
Boeing's Insitu uses swarms of Solos for autonomous mapping

In this episode, the Roswell Flight Test Crew speaks with John Leipper, the Solutions Architecture Manager for drone manufacturer Insitu. At the Future Farm Drone Rodeo in Pendleton, Oregon, Insitu conducted a drone swarm demonstration using three 3DR Solos – all controlled by a single pilot using a computer. Of course, to stay in…

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Added by Chris Anderson on August 21, 2017 at 9:30am — 5 Comments

Nvidia TX1 SE kit a steal at $200.00

Hi all, long time no post, but this is too good.

Those of you doing development want this.

At $200.00 it is 3 times cheaper than the TX1 normal development kit/board and the only difference is no camera module, but any USB camera can be used.

Not quite the poop of the TX2, but for…

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Added by Gary McCray on August 17, 2017 at 8:50pm — 14 Comments

Deep learning drones at Japan AI Expo, Powered by FlytBase

Introduction

The true success of any commercial product is defined by its customers. Customers who believe in the product and use it to solve real world problems. At FlytBase, we celebrate our customers who leverage our platform to build innovative commercial drone…

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Added by Achal Negi on August 16, 2017 at 11:56pm — No Comments

AWuAV 3015E the Revolutionary Open Source drone

AWuAV 3015E the Revolutionary Open Source drone soon in a simulator game !…

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Added by tom hobart on August 13, 2017 at 8:42pm — 7 Comments

50 MINUTE flight with my cargo drone video (with only a 3s 5200 mah) AND WITHOUT THE CARGO BOX

Hi guys, there is my video test showing my first flight time test with my cargo drone, I get 50 minutes with a 3s 5.2 Ah, if you want to stay tuned about the project sign up the newsletter http://eepurl.com/cUJnJr  or just take a look to my site …

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Added by Nicolai Valenti on August 11, 2017 at 4:00pm — 21 Comments

Multi-UAV with Paparazzi

August is not a very busy month and allows one to have some spare time. I decided to create a video showing the status of Paparazzi for some formation flight capabilities. Just in case somebody is interested and wants to stop by, part of this work will be presented in the upcoming IROS conference in Vancouver.

Added by Hector Garcia de Marina on August 11, 2017 at 2:17pm — 5 Comments

Fastest FPV Drone Reach 250mph

This speed reach 250mph, It is the fastest drone I found it on all over the world. If you find out more faster one, please tell me to update this list.

Video credit:…

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Added by Jack on August 10, 2017 at 6:53am — 10 Comments

USG-301 - Full HD gimbal with 30x optical zoom

Hello everyone!

I have posted several times information about our 3-axis gyro-stabilized gimbals, but this time we decided to release a short video with close up review and actual footage from the gimbal itself. USG-301 is one of the most popular products from our line of gimbals. It features state of the art Full HD Sony…

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Added by Jacob Cereteli on August 9, 2017 at 3:30pm — 1 Comment

Walkera Vitus folding drone game console

Walkera Vitus is a folding quadcopter, a game console, with a fully equipped GPS system, a mini stabilized 3-axis gimbal and a 4k HD camera.  We flew it at our golf course for our first flight.  The functions include Follow Me Active Track, Waypoints and Gesture movements.  The game console allows you to play Mix Reality games,…

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Added by noeL on August 8, 2017 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Drone Application Simulator - Now available for Mac and PC

FlytSim offers SITL (Software In The Loop) simulation environment for testing user apps without the drone hardware. FlytSim simulates the drone and its world, programmatically generating the state variables, while the…

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Added by Achal Negi on August 7, 2017 at 11:01pm — No Comments


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Plane 3.8.0 released



The ArduPilot development team is very proud to announce the release of APM:Plane 3.8.0. This is a major release, with a lot of new features and improvements. The release has been a long time coming, and the dev team would like to thank everyone who has…

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Added by Alexandre Mainardi (Nuvem UAV) on August 5, 2017 at 10:18am — 5 Comments

Runcam Split hd Camera Review

Runcam is as known by its hd fpv camera with high quality. Many pilots have tested Runcam other versions (Eagle) before they released the new amazing split one. Lucky, I have received it and want to share this Runcam Split Camera Review on here, please go ahead if…

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Added by Jack on August 5, 2017 at 1:30am — No Comments

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