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*** This Group's Main Focus is to Help Assist in Any Way in the Development of…Continue
According to popular Swedish newspaper 'Dagens nyheter':
Drone associated today with the battlefield but in the future it over the…Continue
Added by Dimitar Kolev on March 29, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments
I have found a project that uses 299.00 AR Drone 2.0 as the platform for search and rescue missions. This is a very good example of UAV for good uses at toy prices.
Details about the project are here: http://paparazzi.enac.fr/wiki/TU_Delft_-_Search_and_Rescue_with_AR_Drone_2
They have even posted fully autonomous flight videos that look very promising. No…Continue
Video Series on how to fly rc helicopters / quad copters. The video above is one of the last videos in the series. Maybe a little basic for most here but good for beginners.
Complete playlist here:…Continue
Wow it is time to thank all the guys at diydrones for developing such a stable quadcopter that we are having fun over our swimming pool with my son and family. We wish all of our community to be with us!!!
Just sharing that the Aeromapper UAV is now ready to order with the new parachute recovery system.
Will very briefly describe a typical mission sequence so the basic setup of parachute + APM2.5 is explained (at the end). We think simplicity is king:
1. Assuming flight mission…Continue
This is a BONUS edit For all FPV Lovers !
The UAV is a combination of a plane and helicopter. Therefore it is capable of hovering and vertical take off/landing, just like a helicopter but it can also tilt forward to achieve horizontal flight the same as an airplane. This is done in order to maximize the distance and the speed of such an aircraft.…Continue
In the last few days I make some test fly for short distance.
On ground station we use YAGI 16 dBi antenna without tracking system, connected to XBee modem with 5 meter cable.
For distance ~2,5 km system work very fine...
Mamadu take a new fin for better yaw stability.…Continue