Mission Crash!!! DejaVu all Over Again...
At the end of last year I was starting to get comfortable with missions, but one step forward, two back....
Loaded 3.0rc1 and was very happy with loiter, stable, etc. I then set up a simple square…DiscussionMission Crash!!! DejaVu all Over Again...1 LikeRTL fly-awayHi everyone,
I was testing RTL failsafe today using 2.9.1b and my hex flew away, losing altitude and crashing before it got too far.
I had successfully tested LOITER, RTL and a quick AUTO prior to ne…DiscussionRTL fly-away2 Likes
ADS-B decoding on an AR.Drone
BlogADS-B decoding on an AR.Drone19 LikesAPM2.5 serious safety concerns and first fli…I am new to ardupilot and running a 3DR hex kit, mostly stock with xBee telemetry ,5000mah 4S 50C batteries, and Spektrum DX7 controller. Here are some stats to whet your appetite for my post:
Number…DiscussionAPM2.5 serious safety concerns and first fli…3 LikesFeedback on new manualsWe're moving to a new documentation platform and this is your opportunity to give us feedback and help. There has been a huge amount of work going on behind the scenes on these over the past three mo…DiscussionFeedback on new manuals14 Likes
Community Fly-away Report - Sneak Peek Prelim
BlogCommunity Fly-away Report - Sneak Peek Prelim5 LikesChris LovettMemberChris Lovett1 LikeThe Flyaway Club site launch & submission con
BlogThe Flyaway Club site launch & submission con2 LikesHousekeeping note: Kevin Finisterre
In the five years that we've been running this site, the Moderators have banned thousands of spammers, but only three or four members for violations of our…
BlogHousekeeping note: Kevin Finisterre12 Likes
New Multi-rotor Airframe with Fully Protecte…Hello folks,
My name is Erik Johnson and I'm a long time lurker and have been lurking around pretty much since the beginning of DIYDrones.
My team and I have finished developing a fully protected mu…DiscussionNew Multi-rotor Airframe with Fully Protecte…4 Likes
My APM2 Quad attempts fly-away, faith shatte…After more than two hundred flights with my APM2 equipped quad, today, in the remotest of possible locations my quad failed to respond and attempted to fly away by itself! All I can say is thank go…DiscussionMy APM2 Quad attempts fly-away, faith shatte…1 LikeAPM 2.x Power management and Distribution sys
BlogAPM 2.x Power management and Distribution sys4 Likes
Watch out for the ....
You may or may not agree with my thoughts here…
BlogWatch out for the ....1 LikeThat sickening, helpless feeling.....Everyone who has spent anytime in the RC hobby knows the feeling you get when your model fails to respond to your controls... it happened to me yesterday.
It was a great day for flying and I decided…DiscussionThat sickening, helpless feeling.....1 LikeRTL Error - Drone Flies Away at High Speed I…Hi Droners. I've been having a problem with RTL using ArduCopter 2.6 for a while. It's intermittent, but annoying and a bit worrisome. When I take off I always test RTL if I'm going to fly FPV. That…DiscussionRTL Error - Drone Flies Away at High Speed I…1 LikeFly aways the failsafe and the 9x I recently steeped down as moderator so I can address this issue and the BS about it. Over the next few day's I be going over the code and addressing the real issues and possible solutions or not po…DiscussionFly aways the failsafe and the 9x6 LikesVBRAINPRODphotoVBRAINPROD1 LikeEast Bay Maker Faire Report
As Chris mentioned a few posts previously, we went to…
BlogEast Bay Maker Faire Report1 Like
Deleted Posts, Censorship, and Content Manip…I was done with this site but as per the commitment I made in my last post I'm back to question it's deletion. I believe I specifically pondered in that post how long it would stay active, I guess a…DiscussionDeleted Posts, Censorship, and Content Manip…1 LikeWe need a disclaimer!I think we need a disclaimer to publish across the whole forums and store sites attached to this projects.
It should be a collection of advises and principles we all should accept to follow
This thre…DiscussionWe need a disclaimer!1 LikeThe unofficial APM Buyback thread!This is a spinoff of the now Notorious APM/Ublox/Disappointment thread. Dedicated to providing a Specific thread for each particular problem, in it's appropriate place. Please feel free to create yo…DiscussionThe unofficial APM Buyback thread!1 Like