About Me:

Family Farmer and Journey man machinist

Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

I'm primarily interested in using UAV's for use in agriculture.


Central Illinois

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Bill commented on Daniel McKinnon's blog post Mobile mapping with Solo, GoPro, Tower, and the Agribotix Field Extractor
"Great write up! Could you recommend a specific 5.4 mm lens?"
Jun 23, 2015
Bill replied to Peter M's discussion 3DR Solo for mapping/ survey/ precision ag
"Have been thinking this myself. They say it works with Mission Planner so I don't see why not. With flight time of 20 min with camera and gimbal that should be good for 100 plus acres. With a less heavy camera mount than the stock gimbal maybe…"
May 11, 2015
Bill commented on Chris Anderson's blog post FAA issues notice clarifying legal model aircraft use, bans FPV goggles?
"Its a real shame they have shut down the ag market side of this. How are we expected to grow and create this sector of our economy when there are no set rules besides needing a "COA"? Being in the midwest and involved in the agriculture business…"
Jun 23, 2014