"The X6 goes faster than the V6 and is better for cutting through strong headwings.
The usable internal space is somewhat restricted by its compartmentalized design but a compact camera and 10,000 4s lipo can be fitted easily."
I am using Skywalker X8 for extra long range AP work in plantations.The flying weight is 4.5kg and I use bungee takeoff.Here is a video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rZ8v_dj-HV0I wonder if anyone has gone over 5kg with the X8?Chris
"The IXUS 110 I used did not have the aperture leaf in the lens. Instead it uses a ND filter that flips in and out. Say if you select f5.6 then the ND filter flips into the lens assembly to reduce the light getting it. "
"I have used SX230hs, SX260hs, S100 and IXUS 110 on Skywalker X5.
All are out of production, from what I gather on camera websites. The IXUS is lighter but don't have a aperture, just ND filter. Something to consider to if you depth-of-field.
Can anyone tell me what is the orange line on the Mission Planner means ?On the Flight Data screen, it says the orange line is "Direct to current WP".But all my WPs are set on one part of the map and the orange line is point away from these WPs…
"I have exactly the same problem last week with APM2.5 on a Skywalker 1.8m (black).
Took off on manual, checked stabilise mode OK, then switched to Auto. The plane immediately powered up, banked and dived. I switched to manual mode but no responses…"
I have been trying unsuccessfully to get Auto mode to work in Ardupilot APM1 for past two weeks. Now I really need some help. In the Ardupilotmega Mission Planner, I setup and loaded into APM1 a simple waypoint track consisting of home and 4…