"Try (carefully) holding the y6 above your head (maybe wear gloves and a long sleeve coat if you're clumsy like me) and test. Could be you need to calibrate escs, accelerometer, or compass).you might need to be less tentative on your throttle during…"
"I just placed my order for the Iris+.
I've owned, flown, crashed, repaired, and re-flown the Traxxis QR1 (toy), the original 3dr hexa-A, the 2014 3dr Y6B, and the Iris. My buddy flys a DJI phantom with me almost every friday.
With the prop guards,…"
"The motor mount holes are 16mm apart on the aluminum arm based 3dr multi rotors. I'm running tiger mt2216 motors with Afro slims. I did have to drill an additional hole in the aluminum arms to allow for the shaft on the tigers which protrudes a bit…"
"Frak, it looks like a bricked all 6 of my brand new 3DR ESCs. :/
My Y6 arms, but when I then throttle up, I get nadda from the ESCs/motors.
*sigh* - this is the SECOND set of 6 speed controllers I fried. First time was me just being stupid, wiring…"
I've been rebuilding a 3DR Y6 DIY. Flew a first flight yesterday and everything was performing great.Goal:My next project is to get the Tarot 3D gimbal up and running.Summary:I wired in a BEC/voltage regulator to power the Tarot gimbal, and all my…
"I'm having the same experience 6mo later.
With my minimOSD connected to telemetry port 2 (3dr radio on telemetry port 1) I get garbage when trying to connect to the pixhawk in terminal mode (tried various settings including USB and telemetry radios…"
"I'm assuming your question was to the original poster... so obviously I can't answer that.
When I tried with my Galaxy Tab 4 7" I had NOT enabled "developer options". I have enabled it on the Galaxy Tab 4 8" as I'm running the latest development…"
My goal is to get clean 12v power to a Tarot Gimbal from my 4s Lipo Battery.My Setup:3DR Y6 DIY (so doesn't include the voltage regulator in the RTF kit)4S Lipomin voltage is 3.2V/cell, or 12.8Vmax voltage is 4.2V/cell or 16.8VTarot Gimbal from…
After replacing the PM my APM is booting up happily from the battery
Yep... I tried the direct receiver -> ESC test and no response. I'm pretty sure I fried all of my ESCs x6. :)
Now I'm off to shop for new ESCs. The castle ones look…"
Rebuilding a 3DR hexa to a y-6Switching the battery from Deans to XT60Switching from 3S to 4S batteriesReversed polarity on a power module (mold line in the connector made the - look like a +)Big spark and toasty circuit smellreplaced the power…
"I had the same issue...found the answer in another thread. Went into windows device manager, selected the com port of the APM (com3 for me) and set it to 115200/8/N/1 and enabled XON/OFF flow control. I'm not 100% sure this is the FTDI chip being…"