Test of the uPilot32 UAV Devboard. The MAX7456 OSD Layout Display is composed of 30 rows and 15 lines.
Therefore, the WriteString functions has a x (1 to 30) and a y (1 to 15) to position the first character of the string in the screen.
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Added by VGR-Systems on November 29, 2013 at 12:38am — No Comments
NavStik users are now using NavStik to build a variety of autonomous systems. Its extremely small size and light weight (4 grams), coupled with a powerful Cortex M4…Continue
A new dev-board PIC32 80MHz based with 10-axis IMU, OSD, GPS, SD card, Xbee, USB connection, etc...
New video showing the GPS and Xbee features:
More information on the website : VGR-Systems feel free to contact…Continue
By Evan Ackerman
As amazing as flying robots are, there's a limited amount of useful stuff that they can do today. Oh, they're great for surveillance and inspection, there's potential to use them to deliver stuff, and in some…Continue
For all of you interested, who live in or around Mexico City. The Research and Advanced Studies Center (CINVESTAV in spanish) of the National Polytechnic Institute just announced this.
Program in Spanish Only (sorry!)
Mexico's first Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Symposium …
This UAV apparently got away from its operators and wound up in the trash being collected at a local park in Malibu, California. Can any of the members on DIY Drones identify this UAV and who it belongs to? Full story here: …Continue
HAWKEYE have released their latest UAV designed for the agriculture market post successful trials in New Zealand. The RQ-84Z series UAV is a laminar flow UAV designed for photogrammetry payloads and now carries TWO Sony Nex-5 series cameras with specialist lenses…Continue
Governmental use of unmanned surveillance drones has inspired a lot of concern about privacy, but Bogota City Mayor Gustavo Petro thinks the battle's already over. In a TV interview days ago, Petro said essentially that drones…Continue
Unmanned Engineeria is the only Research – Development – Training Hub in ASIA which offers full…Continue
Agronomists with K-State Research and Extension are adapting unmanned aircraft systems for agricultural use. Reporter Brad Beckman looks at this high-flying technology in this piece which was featured today on AgDay.
The full piece that ran can be found on the AgDay website.. sorry no direct link to the…Continue
This is my first real UAV. I have taken off the ramp shuttle and am re-working my landing gear to be much lighter but still ramp launched. I have been inspired by the amazing projects on this site for a long time and finally made the leap into the world of FPV flight. Once I test this…Continue
August 13, 2013
Florida Keys authorities are turning to unmanned aerial vehicles equipped with infrared cameras in their ongoing battle to control…Continue
Currently there are many, diverse viewpoints and views about the evolving, civilian unmanned vehicle systems (UVS) industry. You may be interested in the overview we developed in THIS…Continue
Materials: Carbon fiber tube + Glass fiber
Size: <> 600mm diameter.
Net Weight: <> 400g
Flying Weight: <> 1000g
Description: Small, lightweight but really sturdy Quadcopter…
AUVSI just published their latest Mission Critical publication. I would recommend reading the entire publication but since I am involved with the image processing of agriculture through my AgPixel software, I will just feature the KSU Ag research section of the publication here and you can read the rest via the links at the bottom.…Continue
Popular Mechanics just did a piece on UAVs that is worth a read.. there is reference to KSU's work on the farm as well.
Ah, the college years, a magical time in a young adult's life. Time to cast off secondhand opinions, explore sociology and philosophy, engage in rambunctious…
Added by LanMark on July 31, 2013 at 9:41am — No Comments
I just launched a new website at www.dronehire.org, to help connect commercial drone operators with clients.
The site is very much a work in progress, so I would really appreciate any suggestions on how it…Continue
Northrop Grumman Corporation is sponsoring a team of high school students from Dickson College who are competing in the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Outback Challenge 2013, aimed at promoting UAVs and demonstrating their vehicles in civilian applications.
As part of the UAV Challenge…Continue
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