Georgetown, MA

About Me:

Hobbyist interested in robotics and autonomous vehicles.

Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

I have built several indoor rovers inspired by books such as "Mobile Robots: Inspiration to Implementation". Localization was always a problem for indoor bots and now I am returning to the hobby with interest in multirotor GPS enabled vehicles.



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Drew Weng replied to Angel Velikov's discussion Help with Quadcopter - won't lift !
"What size props are you using and what is the all up weight?"
Oct 9, 2015
Drew Weng replied to Samy Touzene's discussion Syma X5SC how to
"Samy I did replace the antenna in my Syma X5 controller.  There are are few sites that go over this process, here is one: http://www.firstquadcopter.com/quadcopter-news/syma-x5c-range-hack/

As for modding (gps, etc) you won't get very far as it's…"
Oct 9, 2015
Drew Weng replied to Drew Weng's discussion List of ARF quads??
"Outside of the DJI/3DR kits there aren't as many ARF kits in this size as I would have expected.   Thanks for confirming."
Jul 10, 2015
Drew Weng posted a discussion
Hi,Is there a relatively currently list of frame/motor/esc kits in the 450-550mm range?I'm looking to do my first build and would rather start with a known workable configuration.  I'll be using Pixhawk to do mostly UAV exploring so flight…
Jul 10, 2015