Flying/Tuning Mulitcopters (605)

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Vibration Isolation and Dampening of APM / PX4 for version 2.9

Now that we have version 2.9 and inertial primary control for the Z axis and soon to have it for X and Y axes as well it is necessary to ta…

Started by Gary McCray

698 Jun 5
Reply by Forrest Frantz

Stability problems using X8 as VTOL

Hi, i've been reading a lot about building an VTOL, so I decided to start with a Skywalker X8 Glued carbon tubes to the wings considering…

Started by Rafael

0 Apr 16

Landing issue

While landing in land mode, my copter is drifting if air is present. Will controller make effort to counter the wind to enable land with ze…

Started by ashwani gupta

0 Apr 3

Question about dihedral.

I'm new to UAV's, but have been researching enough to see that there are a multiplicity of designs available. One item I've come across is…

Started by Johnny W. Brewer

5 Mar 18
Reply by John C Hansen

unstable roll axis

Hello all, the hexa i am flying with now is 1600mm, around 7kg without payload and 12kg with payload, and it is not stable at the roll axis…

Started by Shian Lee

1 Mar 6
Reply by Brian Riskas

first built quad

Hi. I have just built my first quad having installed Pixhawk on board, Have just flown it for the first time in my small garden. It lifted…

Started by kenneth scotney

1 Feb 8
Reply by iSkyMaster

Auto-retracting tether for testing large octocopter

Anyone have experience with a relatively long (~20 ft) restraining tether that will keep light tension on the line to minimize risk of tang…

Started by George Finlay

4 Jan 23
Reply by GocGoc

Why did the chute DEPLOY?

I built a copter for a friend, who was out flying a mapping mission in auto. Just prior to the last waypoint the chute deployed. After revi…

Started by Doug Andriuk

3 Jan 13
Reply by Greg Fletcher

Yet Another Noob Who Can't Arm Their Motors

I have APM 2.5, Arducopter 2.9.1 and MP 1.2.38, a quadcopter kit. I've been trying for 2 months to get my motors to arm. I perform the armi…

Started by Dave Kellum

19 Dec 19, 2017
Reply by Ty Winters

Yaw angle be affected by motor?

I have make a drone, and I have a problem now. My drone sometimes rotates along z-direction, I think yaw angle is incorrect when it fly. I…

Started by Lacdires

0 Dec 2, 2017



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