This post is to share a bit of the final experimental work of my PhD, since my doctoral defense is next week...
Multirotor Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (MRUAV) have become an increasingly interesting area of study in the past decade, becoming tools that allow for positive changes in today’s world. Not having an on-board…Continue
Precis-BX316 GNSS RTK Board (GPS L1L2/GLONASS G1G2/BEIDOU B1B2 with Heading) supports PPS output, which is useful in shutter synchronization. More details, click here.
Agricultural drones use automated process to make farming more productive. Drones provide better, more flexible visualization. Smart drone agricultural uses cameras and provide the prospect of trillions of dollars in farming economic growth. Smart commercial drones connect seamlessly and…Continue
Added by Jack A Jordan on February 7, 2017 at 4:20am — No Comments
The SF20 is now available on our website and open for orders. This is an OEM version of the LW20 for easy integration into manufacturers' own frames or enclosures.Continue
Added by Nadia Nilsen on February 7, 2017 at 4:00am — No Comments
Ascending Technologies showed off some of their technology during the Super Bowl Halftime show. If you have seen the video, the formations look awesome in the night sky. The only issue was that the sequences were taped days prior to the Super Bowl and Lady Gaga was likely standing in front of a green…Continue
This video shows the demonstration of a variable-pitch quadrotor autonomous takes off and lands (ATOL) on a moving carrier.
The system architecture is a carrier based vision system.
It use visual positioning result to eliminate the GPS bias between UAV and carrier, thus it can provide continuous and accurate positioning result for ATOL…
Global UAV Drones Market 2017 Industry research report provides important information to identify and analyze the market need, market size and competition. This market research report used in maintaining competitiveness over competitors.
First, this report analyzed the basic scope of this industry…Continue
"XUAV Clouds" is the latest FPV/Survey platform from XUAV. I suppose XUAV wants to capitalize on the legendary success of their V-tail Talon model and at the same time compete in the twin motor category against the popular "MFD MyTwinDream" fpv plane.
Its wing span is 1880 mm (vs 1700 on the Talon without wing extensions, or 2000mm…Continue
An eye opening and entertaining post over at ardupilot.org from developer Grant Morphett:
"Some of you may be wondering how much real world testing us developers really do. Well the answer is we try to test as much as we can. We especially try to test the limits our boundary conditions that…Continue
A couple are brand new out of box and a couple have only test hovered. They were destined to be used in a heavy lift Y6 project from couple of years back and these have just been sitting in a box waiting for a purpose. Project failed due to balance and battery placement issues and nothing to do with the performance of the power system. Just included pictures of the original test bed but it is NOT included for sale as it is long gone itself.
All in immaculate…Continue
Added by Stmpngrnd on February 2, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments
For those of you who are building your own UROV and would like to use ArduSub to control it, here is the path forward from the Developers of ArduSub:
By Rusty at Blue Robotics
ArduSub1 is the…Continue
The number of drones and quadcopters in the UK has really taken off. Once used only by the military, they’re now an essential piece of kit for many businesses as well as providing some weekend fun for more and more of us.
If you’re a hobbyist you might not have given a second thought to drone insurance. But the right insurance is an essential to protect yourself…Continue
After months of extensive testing, we are happy to announce the first stable release of FlytOS, the framework for advanced drone applications.
As some members of the community would recollect, FlytOS is built on ROS and Linux, to help developers quickly integrate…Continue
Hello to all UAV pilots and builders,
I have a full set of power system for sale. Anyone who is looking to built their giant quadcopter for mapping / surveilance /heavy payload /heavy camera.
Flight controller will definitely be ARDUCOPTER PIXHAWK.
This set up is already proven by Foxtech on their D130 giant quad.There are lots of video on youtube to prove that this system will have extreme endurance flight time.
1) U8 170kv T motor…Continue
This project uses RaspberryPi and the Pi camera in a cloud robotics architecture (most processing is done on a laptop over WiFi) and is based on the ForumulaPi code and OpenCV. It costs less than $100 and can perform the full Udacity Self Driving Car challenge (thanks to offboarding most processing to the…Continue
We have a monthly autonomous car hack/race day at a funky old warehouse in Oakland, but in-between races the teams need to training their neural networks. How? With this simulator!
From the video…Continue
Added by Chris Anderson on January 29, 2017 at 4:20pm — No Comments
Dear DIY Drones Community, please take a look at Pilotanywhere, http://pilotanywhere.com/
We are the makers of this platform and would love to get some feedback from you! Technically, it's a cloud based GCS for vehicles communicating over MAVLink.…