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Gavin Greenwood replied to Nicholas Witham's discussion Why are we starting to use companion computers? in Companion Computer Working Group
"Have anything that will simply count livestock in a open field? Also get with me on a better wifi system I specilize in super long range wireless internet! Cause I own an internet company!!! dhiraj said:
IMHO there's two layers where you can tinker…"
Feb 20, 2017
Gavin Greenwood replied to Nicholas Witham's discussion Why are we starting to use companion computers? in Companion Computer Working Group
"I have a way that I don't use any RC signal at all only laptop and occasionally usb joystick over wifi 2GHz Richard Joy said:
Glad to see that I am not the only one trying to work out what I can do with a companion computer. Experimented a bit with…"
Feb 20, 2017
Gavin Greenwood replied to Nicholas Witham's discussion Why are we starting to use companion computers? in Companion Computer Working Group
"Here's an example of a practical companion computer that takes any pixhawk or apm and makes it wifi capable in station or AP modes. 
http://www.4stateuav.com/product/3dr-802-11n-wifi-telemetry-dongle/"
Feb 20, 2017
Gavin Greenwood replied to Nicholas Witham's discussion Why are we starting to use companion computers? in Companion Computer Working Group
"Companion computers are super important in the furtherance of the tech that's onboard UAVs. From Wifi to LTE and even computer vision tasks are now possible due to companion computing. Awesome stuff if you ask me! "
Feb 20, 2017
Gavin Greenwood replied to Robert H Fraser's discussion Solo and Mission Planner? in 3DR SOLO
"Does not have 3dr radio only wifi radio Gavin Greenwood said:
I just flew my stock solo out 6800ft from home 200ft AGL.  Noli Sicad said:
I am not sure if Solo has telemetry (i.e. 3DR radios in copter and in controller). It seems that Solo is usin…"
Feb 20, 2017
Gavin Greenwood replied to Robert H Fraser's discussion Solo and Mission Planner? in 3DR SOLO
"I just flew my stock solo out 6800ft from home 200ft AGL.  Noli Sicad said:
I am not sure if Solo has telemetry (i.e. 3DR radios in copter and in controller). It seems that Solo is using Wifi now instead of the "3DR Radios", hence, Mission Planner…"
Feb 20, 2017
Gavin Greenwood replied to Robert H Fraser's discussion Solo and Mission Planner? in 3DR SOLO
"You could actually use a Ubiquiti wifi radio in station mode linked to the sololink wifi and that would create a long range link between the craft and the ground. This would allow for you to set inside a building on your computer in MP with full tel…"
Feb 11, 2017
Gavin Greenwood replied to Jean-Jacques's discussion Tuning parameters for thermals
"Post a link to youtube! Great work guys! I'd check out ArduSoar firmwareon gitHub. I used it for an automated soaring project and it went well. "
Sep 19, 2016
Gavin Greenwood replied to conor Dal's discussion Wifi FPV
"I've been planning on using the AC equipment but I just didn't have any AC radios laying around like the others. 
One thing I have found is changing the channel width to 5 MHz is the best thing to do.  haroon helman said:
why not using rocket AC it…"
Sep 19, 2016
Gavin Greenwood replied to conor Dal's discussion Wifi FPV
"I'm using a nanoststion loco m2 with its built in 8dbi antenna aimed down out the bottom of the plane and I have attached two more additional 5dbi antennas to the loco m2's little pci antenna ports. This will allow the plane to have more signal dive…"
Sep 15, 2016
Gavin Greenwood replied to conor Dal's discussion Wifi FPV
"I use only ubiquiti radios currently no other rx on the aircraft. "
Sep 12, 2016
Gavin Greenwood replied to John Moore's discussion Onboard 2.4 GHz WIFI router for telemetry and video?
"And yes it does video,servo, and motor control"
May 15, 2015
Gavin Greenwood replied to John Moore's discussion Onboard 2.4 GHz WIFI router for telemetry and video?
"Yes that's exact right."
May 15, 2015
Gavin Greenwood commented on Patrick Duffy's blog post Part 2: How to build a High-Definition FPV UAV using a Rasperry PI with HD camera, using a high speed WiFi link
"I'd make a new thread. I would have lots to contribute seeing how I have many tall towers at my disposal and my 3.65 license. I would like to do a test where the aircraft hops to and from multiple ground stations. "
Feb 24, 2015
Gavin Greenwood replied to matt wollam's discussion Long Endurance
"Will you send me pics?"
Feb 23, 2015
Gavin Greenwood commented on Patrick Duffy's blog post Part 2: How to build a High-Definition FPV UAV using a Rasperry PI with HD camera, using a high speed WiFi link
"My glider has apm 2.6 amazon neewer brand Im using 5.8 fatshark for video for now"
Feb 23, 2015
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