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Before posting an issue or a problem in the ArduBoat Discussion Forum, please check the wiki table of contents, review the firmware release notes in the subforum, and search that subforum for existing answers to your question. Help avoid duplicate threads by finding other members with the same issue and their solution.

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Please include the following information to help diagnose your query:

  • Describe the problem you are having. What is the expected verses the observed behavior?
  • Provide hardware information such as the brand and version of your autopilot, GPS, radio, and compass, as well as any other pertinent details about your rover setup.
  • What version of the APM: ArdurRover2 firmware version are you running?
  • For navigation issues, provide your tlog and/or dataflash log. Click here for instructions on retrieving a dataflash log.

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  • Admin

    Once I get my pontoon RSV and autonomous R/C racing boat completed I plan to tackle a ROV.

    To that end I have pmed Rusty asking him if he would be interested in co-developing a low cost ROV out of PVC and other readily available components that would use the T-100 thrusters.

    Regards,

    TCIII ArduBoat Developer

  • Developer

    I've just signed up for a couple of the BlueRobotics thrusters. I've got an old windsurfer that needs automation :-)

  • I pledged for 2 T100`s for a remote wildlife video/photography platform I`ve been working on.

  • Admin

    @Rustom,

    Always glad to help out with a very worthwhile KickStarter project:-)

    Regards,

    TCIII ArduBoat Developer

  • Thanks to everyone who pledged for thruster! We need to keep the momentum going to make this happen, so please spread the word to anyone who might be interested!

    - Rusty

  • TCIII: Yes I pledged for two thrusters and esc.

  • Admin

    Hi All,

    Did anyone besides myself pledge for T100 thrusters from bluerobotics.com?

    Regards,

    TCIII ArduBoat Developer

  • Admin

    The bluerobotics.com KickStarter project Link is live now.

    There are none of the 50 early bird slots left.

    I pledged $270 for three of the $90 each thrusters as the site went live this morning.

    Regards,

    TCIII ArduBoat Developer

  • Admin

    *******************************Reminder***************************

    For those of you who are looking for a low cost thruster for your aquatic vehicle, don't forget that the bluerobotics.com KickStarter project Link goes live at 8:30am PST on Tue Aug 12th.

    Regards,

    TCIII ArduBoat Developer

  • Admin

    @Tearig,

    You might want to contact the author of this discussion post: Full size boat

    Regards,

    TCIII ArduBoat Developer

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