I thought it was about time to start a U.K group, mainly due to the time difference between us and USA, so members can discuss their issues here and hopefully get the help they require sooner? Also it possible there is someone living not far away from yourself that you could swap ideas with and get first hand help and advice with your project.

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  • i live in oxford but i am willing to help you via skype if you like?

  • Hi all. I need some help with my arducopter and the best way I think if I meet someone with experience and get some tips of them. I been trying to get my arducopter in the air for some time now. If anyone is willing to help I can travel anywhere in london.
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    Drone talk today on Radio 4 http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03757ck only a short clip on them...... I did a quick interview about privacy and how they will not be "covert" and will not be easy to miss sitting somewhere close by watching!

     

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    Trying to slope soar today, just not enough lift to stay up long. Back to the F450 :-)
  • Hi folks,

    Had a BBQ this weekend which was struggling to get going. "How can I fan the flames" I wondered. I looked over and saw my quad sitting on the lawn :D...

  • Hi All,

     I am John and fly FPV Planks occasionally and Hex and quads more often  Mostly MultiWii and Nasa but lately trying ArduCopter and ArduPilot. not actualy had a proper flight with either, mostly down to weather but also some installation problems. Location is Coastal North Yorkshire and day job is Electrician.

    Regards

     

    John

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    Such a vast improvement since 2.6 really it is, absolutely love the new follow me function
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    BTW I ordered a quad yesterday F450 so I can start to play around with the Arducopter again :) been a while since I flew APM, been messing round with original KK board and WKM`s

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    Nearly 100 members now :)

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    Help our friends in Oregon.. Lets stick together and sign the petition

    https://www.change.org/petitions/oregon-senate-bill-71-protect-the-...

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