Flying/Tuning Planes (311)

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How to slow a flying wing

We are trying to tune a flyingwings Falcon 5 mapper pro flying wing. This may be a very silly question but is there an obvious way to slow…

Started by Darrel Maddy

7 Jun 27
Reply by Dwgsparky

DIY catapult for 2.6m fixed-wing?

I built a largish fixed-wing UAV (Hugin 2.6m, roughly 8 kg MTOW if I recall).  It's definitely too large to hand launch, and it needs a su…

Started by Grant Petty

9 May 11
Reply by Grant Petty

GPS Fail during Failsafe RTL

Good morning everyone. I had a problem at the GPS during a flight near my home, I passed under high voltage cables and bumped a cable with…

Started by Abilene Agatha

0 Feb 26

Picking Initial Control Gains

Hey folks, I've scratch built an RC plane and ground station (hardware, software, and frame all scratch built - not using Ardupilot nor a…

Started by Luke

0 Feb 25

X UAV Talon parameters

HELP I bought a XUAV Talon with wing extensions in 2015 and still haven't been able to fly it using waypoints and using the RTL. I am able…

Started by Derek the Bandit

16 Jan 22
Reply by Arvista

Skywalker 1900 APM. param file wanted!:)

I assembled the Skywalker 1900. In the manual mode, it flies normally. In the automatic mode, starting with stabilization, and further - do…

Started by Виталик

0 Dec 21, 2017

APM 2.5 will not arm throttle when failsafe is activated

Hi guys, you are my last resort to fix this problem.  My APM will not throttle UP when failsafe is breached or operate when I manually turn…


0 Sep 17, 2017

Calculating Aerodynamic Coefficients

Hi all,I'm working on creating a Simulink simulation model for an unpowered projectile-shape-like air glider using the Aerosim Blockset . T…

Started by Islam Elnady

0 Jul 13, 2017

Fail-Safe: RTL to Terminate

Im having trouble with my fail safe set-up For the fail safe I have already set-up, the short fail safe is for the plane to circle after 1.…

Started by Matthew S Dreyer

3 Jun 13, 2017
Reply by Graham Dyer

Failsafe with Termination

I have a fixed wing drone that is competing at the 2017 AUVSI student competition in Maryland, and I am having trouble setting up the fails…

Started by Matthew S Dreyer

0 Jun 8, 2017



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