Dean Walker's Discussions (17)

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VTOL Planning?

I need some input....

I'm trying to convert one of my current air frames into a VTOL platform and I'm looking for recomndations for motor and prop combos.  

My air frame is a Foamaroo: Roo Link

I'm trying to pick up about 1500 grams without a battery an

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Error up loading new Firmware?

Hi all!

I'm trying to upload new firmware to my 2.0 APM but when I run the wizard it works for awhile and then throws an error " no communication" right after "Reading Hex".  I'm stumped on what's wrong because I can communicate with the APM when I'm

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Samsung Galaxy SII question

Hi!

I bought a OTG cable for my phone (Samsung Galaxy SII) but it still doesn't seem to recognize the 3DR radio.  I've seen online that Samsung has it's own cable and I'm wondering if it's something special?  Anyone else been able to hook this up?

Than

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Stumped!

I can't seem to make my telemetry connect.  I had a crash and after the crash the telemetry wouldn't connect.  I replaced the the air module thinking that I had broken it on impact but after I switched it out I still can't hook up.  My air module is

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3DR limited Range?

Guys,

I'm having some issues with my 3DR radio.  I've tried reverting my settings back to default and replacing my antennas but I haven't been able to get my range much past 20ft before my connection fails.  I've graphed my log and it looks fine to me

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3DR limited Range?

Hi!

Working with my quad but my 3DR  telemetry system has a major drop in working range.  I start to lose signal at about 30ft away from my laptop.  Any idea how to start troubleshooting this?

Thanks

Dean 

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FPV Kit?

Can anyone recommend a FPV kit that's safe to use with the APM 2 board?  I've been doing some research and there is so many components out there that I'm not sure what works and what doesn't and I don't want to have to rebuild my setup half a dozen t

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Image Stitching software?

Does anyone use any open source software to stitch photos together?  I've got a set of shots from a plane flyover that I would like to make into one image and then geo refrence.

Thanks!

Dean

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