About

Gender

Male


Location

Austin, TX


About Me:

Retired physician. Committed to creation of operator teams for precision work.


Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

Sensor matching with platform. Pixhawk. quad. RV JET with pixhawk. Cut teeth on Walkera products. Interested in extreme environmental operations, swarm, emerging manufacturers, deployable operations teams for non military use, commercial quads with 50 to 100# payloads.


Hometown:

Austin


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Daniel DiBona replied to Kyle's discussion 2 Canon SX260HS aerial mapping cameras, 1 RGB, 1 NDVI converted
"Why are you selling? I may be interested. Let me know if still available."
Nov 8, 2014
Daniel DiBona replied to Amos Olson's discussion Y6 + Tarot2D = No Room for Battery? in Arducopter Y6 Owners
"Yes, tbis issue is an example of what an easy opportunity fix looks like. Using the Tarot 2D gimbal requires mounting it forward a few centimeters. I drilled holes, sealed edges with cyanoacrylate and then mounted the gimbals. Made wire routing…"
Aug 29, 2014
Daniel DiBona replied to nickthecook's discussion Mounting sonar in Arducopter Y6 Owners
"I placed two 20 mm Mr screws into two metal rimmed holes on the baseplate. Two mounting holes on the Maxbotic 1240 EL sonar close aligned. I stabilized the son or board by securi.g it with two nylon nuts. Stable, out of prop wash, routed cabling…"
Aug 29, 2014
Daniel DiBona replied to Jonathan Anthony's discussion Take UAV video for my company around the world - on the ocean!
"Details?"
Jul 10, 2014
Daniel DiBona left a comment for Joshua Johnson
"thx joshua.  fixing to go to ranch and build a few"
Jun 29, 2014
Daniel DiBona replied to Bernardo Diaz's discussion Pixhawk clone V2.4.5 on GLB in PIXHAWK
"My son is virtually embedded in Asian sourcing, shipping and everything from raw natural resource to end user. They dynamics of East Asian manufactured products are incredibly complex.

For example, most people don't grasp that the majority of…"
Jun 27, 2014
Daniel DiBona replied to Bastian Machek's discussion ESC getting very hot while idle
"Had the same issue. Replaced with new 3rd power module. Problem went away. Unable to identify issues with prior 3DR PM. Have not recycled the old PM. Glad to hear HK worked. Quality control and shipping issues have me strongly considering move away…"
Apr 26, 2014
Daniel DiBona replied to Daniel DiBona's discussion Faulty me or Pixhawk?
"Yes. Should have noted I did this. Thanks."
Mar 10, 2014
Daniel DiBona posted a discussion
Guidance/insight sought.  I initially achieved successful Pixhawk set up and operation after meeting a steep learning curve requirements. Success required I begin "from scratch", including re-flashing firmware for all components (Pixhawk, ESCs).  I…
Mar 10, 2014
Daniel DiBona replied to David Byrnes's discussion PPM decoder with DEVO 7 issues
"Any progress on this problem?"
Mar 1, 2014