Laurel, MD

About Me:

Computer Science Student @ Bowie State University

Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

I've loved aircraft since I was a child. I currently have 2 planes a F450 Quadcopter and a T-Rex 450 Heli. I bought the Quad with the Naza control unit but I'm very interested in the Ardupilot and OpenPilot projects.



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Carlson replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.0 ready for wider use
"I was wondering how do you volunteer or get involved with the software development of APM. I've been flying for almost 6 months and I would love to be a part of the development. I just graduated with a B.S. in Computer Science and I have experience…"
Jul 7, 2013
Carlson replied to Theo Moelich's discussion Optical flow sensor problems...
"Hell, I want an Optical Flow sensor but cant find one. Where did you get yours from?"
Jan 15, 2013
Carlson replied to walthero's discussion Help me with PID setting on a DJI FlameWheel F-330
"I have a DJI F450 with APM2.5, 3DR gps, telemetry and sonar. So first things first, the main issue I had with my setup were motor arms randomly dipping/twitching or an entire side randomly. I verified that my ESC connections were good and then I…"
Jan 14, 2013
Carlson commented on Timothy Reuter's blog post DC Area Drone User Group Holds Washington Area's Largest Flying Robot Build Event
"Wow, I had my reserve drill this past weekend, would have love to have gone."
Jan 14, 2013
Carlson commented on Albert's blog post Flamewheel 450 erratic, twitches, flips over suddenly
"This is the thing I don't understand... I had a NAZA right before I bought the APM2.x kit. The NAZA NEVER dipped an arm. AS soon as I set up APM thats when it started. But I ended up rerouting and coiling the ESC leads. after that If flew…"
Jan 14, 2013
Carlson posted a photo
Jan 2, 2013
Carlson replied to titeuf007's discussion does it possible to have a mission planer on android phone and use 3drradio???
"Well, almost anything is possible with android. The problem is just porting the GCS to the Android SDK and Telemetry USB drivers will most likely have to be redone. So unless you do something with WIFI for the telemetry like AirDrone does. Does 3DR…"
Jan 2, 2013
Carlson posted a discussion
I'm new to the Ardupilot world. I just wish i read through this site before i bought a Naza. I just bought a  kit to redo my DJI F450, and I'm probably gonna sell my NAZA. Don't get me wrong I like the NAZA but when I saw the level of customization…
Dec 31, 2012