I am looking for a little advice for a search and rescue drone.I have just been asked to build a search and rescue drone and I am trying to figure out what the best frame/motor/gimbal would be. at the moment, the drone will be carrying a gimbal…
"First try this, there is another small button in the gimbal bay. Turn off the drone, hold down the button in the gimbal bay while you turn the drone back on... after a series of about 3 tone groups. let go and see if the drone will boot up and…"
"i will check things out on Monday. Thanks for the help. first thing I will try is using i2C bus 1. Say I didn't have anything hook up, no pixy and no rangefinder, could that cause a problem because it is "looking" for them. The first drone I tried…"
"I was wondering if anyone has tried to upload this new firmware to their solo drone( besides Thomas ;) )? I have now attempted with 2 of my solos and both are bricked. the first one I though was just a fluke, but the second one has now done the same…"
"@Thomas, I know you are the main one working on this so I am hoping to pick your brain as i am really interested in the beacon approach to guided landing and very motivated to get it working as best it can. I would like to operate indoors, but for…"
"@Thomas, I was wondering if you have done any work on getting the IRLock to work without GPS. I would love to use IRLock indoors (and outdoors) and before I reinvent the wheel I was hoping you already had a start, some guidance, or some information…"
I recently purchased a Solo for use in teaching kids coding in a fun way and i am having a bit of trouble getting my initial API working. I prefer to code in Java and i have previously written a Java Mavlink API for communicating with my pixhawk on…
"this may shed some light on what is going on.
many rules from the "President's Export Control Reform" go into eff...
Also a more recent article.
Export Controls Threaten U.S. Edge in Foreign UAV Markets
From that last article:
"If a UAV is capable…"