All Blog Posts Tagged 'ardupilot' (131)

Irresponsable and Immoral

 

 

Lately I have been following the kikstarter project “The pocket Drone” which is having a huge impact.

First of all I am a bit pissed off because in the kikstarter project…

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Added by Carles Gelada on February 24, 2014 at 1:30pm — 61 Comments


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Low altitude autonomous mission with the MaxiSwift piloted by the ArduPlane v2.73-xp1

The MaxiSwift flying wing has donne successfully a low altitude flight autonomous mission (< 30m AGL) under flight plan piloted by the ArduPlane v2.73-xp1. A color camera onboard with an OSD display in real time the video of the flight and the data on the ground station screen. (Wind 7 km/h, gusting 15 km/h)

- Avionic setup:

- ArduFlyer v2.5.2…

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Added by Jean-Louis Naudin on December 9, 2013 at 12:45am — 23 Comments

Diy Drones Newspaper - Volume 1

DiyDronesNewspaper-Volume1pdf.pdf Option #1 (Recommended)…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on October 1, 2013 at 3:30am — 14 Comments

Temporary DiyDrones Forum Search Engine

Click Here to Go to the Diy Drones Forum Search Engine

This is just a temporary search engine for the Diy Drones Forums that I built until Ning 3.0 fixes our current forum search engine.  The DiyDrones.com Forum search…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on September 30, 2013 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Diy Drones News - Podcast #2 - HeliBoat Prototype

When I gain 14 more youtube subscribers youtube will allow me to use their Live Feed Feature.  When that happens i'm going to start posting 4-6 live stream youtube sessions a week.  The subjects of the Live Casts will include tutorials on how to use free CAD software to make blueprints/schematics for your drone projects.  The Live Sessions are going to be predetermined for the…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on September 24, 2013 at 12:39pm — 6 Comments

Flight plan set for DIY drones - PortlandTribune

by: PHOTO BY JONATHAN HOUSE - Patrick Sherman, left, catches the drone, while Brian Zvaigzne, holding the goggles and the controller, looks on. The two men were flying the drone near a natural area in Wilsonville.

http://portlandtribune.com/pt/11-features/161579-flight-plan-set-for-diy-drones

by: PHOTO BY JONATHAN HOUSE - Patrick Sherman, left, catches the drone, while Brian Zvaigzne, holding the goggles and the controller, looks on. The two men were flying the drone near a natural area in…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on September 18, 2013 at 7:51pm — 6 Comments

Build your own Autopilot - tutorial

I have written a tutorial on how to program your own AutoPilot/Flight Controller from scratch using an arduino/ArduPilot/RaspberryPi.  The tutorial will walk you through everything from reading the RC radio and controlling the motors through to how the PIDs are stacked on top of each other to…

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Added by Gareth on July 31, 2013 at 10:08am — 28 Comments

Replacing Naza with Ardupilot - Weekly Video #10

This week has had quite the number of battles. I finally got the Coffin Copter in the air and flying very nice using the  Ardupilot. I don't think I'll even go back to Naza.

Added by Jake Wells on June 17, 2013 at 11:03am — 7 Comments


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APM 2.5 from hobbyking

This Blog is closed now from  posting further comments as per the request.

Hmmm Now hobbyking is selling:

ArduPilot Mega V2.5 Flight Controller USB/GYRO/ACC/MAG/BARO

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Added by Robert Krogh (hooks) on May 21, 2013 at 11:30am — 106 Comments

Robotics the Hobby of the Future Part 1

Robotics the Hobby of the Future Part 1…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on March 8, 2013 at 12:21am — 3 Comments

www.Dronecafe.com Goes Live!

 

DroneCafe.com (Testing Phase)…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on March 5, 2013 at 9:00am — 1 Comment

ArduCutter Matures - Becomes A Drone



    The last post was almost laughable as ArduCutter barley got off the ground and certainly didn't do much in the way of entertaining. Well, it still isn't ready for Vegas however I've been feeling pretty good about the progress especially since the project was started with a strategy of hope. In the past week or so I have successfully put this quad through many of the basic flight modes and everyone walked away with no broken bones and no blood spilled. A…

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Added by Cody Tomblin on February 19, 2013 at 1:15pm — 5 Comments

ArduCutter Finally Sees First Action!

ArduCutter gets airborne after the past week of building fun and a little embarrassment. It is all in the name. I recently read the line, "Multicopters are essentially flying lawnmowers.." from the ArduCopter wiki. This is not an exaggeration as my ArduCutter has cut me, and my grass. Of course I'd…
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Added by Cody Tomblin on February 7, 2013 at 1:00pm — 9 Comments

3D Printing On The Moon Using Dirt

Many R/C and Robotics enthusiasts build Robotic Vehicle parts using 3D printing and find the technology very useful.  A group of scientists from the European Space Agency took it to the next level!…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on February 4, 2013 at 6:30am — 3 Comments

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