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Manu replied to Art Stroud Jr.'s discussion Solo #2 - First Flight in 3DR SOLO
"+1 wow
What happend? A prop might have come off??
Jul 17, 2015
Manu replied to Manu's discussion SoloPro ? in 3DR SOLO
"Yes I have to say that DJI is also innovating with the M100, but I think not as much as 3DR with the Solo, especially in terms of software features. I just wish I could find a more professionnal oriented Solo, for straightfoward video shooting..."
Jul 3, 2015
Manu posted a discussion in 3DR SOLO
Hi guys, Solo looks like a beautiful and powerful machine, HD video feed or feature like CableCam are amazing for video shooting. However I guess Solo is designed mostly for gopro size/weight camera (please correct me if I'm wrong).Would be nice to…
Jul 2, 2015
Manu commented on Team Tiltrotor's blog post Progress Update with APM Tiltrotor Software Development
"Exciting project, been looking for more flight time with ease of landing :-)
I can see that some other nice projects are (were?) going in the same VTOL direction with other controllers, could it be useful to share with them ? although it might be…"
May 8, 2015
Manu commented on Gary Mortimer's blog post 3D Robotics introduces Solo, the world’s first smart drone
"It will for sure need longer legs..."
Apr 13, 2015
Manu commented on X-Winder's blog post X-Winder 4-Axis Filament Winder
""We are building a compressed air energy storage fuselage with 3 kilowatt hour capacity (thats 40x 5000 mAh at 14.8v 4S)"
Any link on that energy storage ? can it be fitted on multirotor machines ?
Mar 18, 2015
Manu replied to T3E's discussion Sydney RC Multicopter / UAV Group
"Hi, I'm heading to Sydney next week for vacation - anyone would know where to meet UAV/Copter/Plane guys around ?
Also keen to find some good RC shops around....
Thanks in advance :-)"
Jun 5, 2014
Manu commented on Mike Bristol's blog post 3D Printed Quad 2.0
"I've been playing with this 3D printed quad,  but yours is a step higher which I would love to print it!
Have any of you come across some nice cheap 3D printing service that can send to the world ?
Thanks for this nice and well thought frame"
Feb 3, 2014
Manu commented on Jean-Louis Naudin's blog post Low altitude autonomous mission with the MaxiSwift piloted by the ArduPlane v2.73-xp1
"Very impressive Jean-Louis, as always.
In your connection diagram, I can see you are rolling your throttle wire around a green (metal?) ring, is this necessary or just desirable ? what is the real effect of that ?
Dec 10, 2013
Manu commented on Tissy's blog post DroidPlanner Telemetry Bluetooth Bridge
"This is excellent, count me in!
Is 3DR 433mhz compatible though ?"
Nov 30, 2013
Manu replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.0.1 released!
"..and the forgotten LOG file...
Thanks2013-07-14 20-28 7.log"
Jul 14, 2013
Manu replied to Randy's discussion ArduCopter-3.0.1 released!
"Hi guys, currently following the steps to set up my 3DR hexa, and I get some quite high results for COMPASSMOT test (following the indicated method) 
Is it normal ? if not what can I do ?
Also, I think I have isolated the vibrations from the APM by…"
Jul 14, 2013
Manu replied to Craig Elder's discussion APM Copter 2.9.1.b has been released
"Guys, this might just have been dealt in this topic but it has become so big that I might just ask, in case it hasn't...
I'm going to update very soon my 3DR hexa with the latest 2.9.1b firmware. I have a UBLOX Lea GPS and an MTK one:

MTK: I know I…"
Jun 5, 2013
Manu commented on Gary McCray's blog post JVC Adixxion - A Viable Alternative to the GoPro
"Hi guys, a (very) cheap alternative for video recording+output, probably not playing in the same field than GoPro & co, but I find the results quite amazing for a small and cheap device like this one (44$). Haven't tested the video output…"
Jan 21, 2013
Manu commented on Alexander Novikov's blog post <a href="http://www.rcdetails.info">www.rcdetails.info</a> - mobile app.
"Magnificient! I can see you are event recording whether in stock, how do you update all this info? Automated or manual ?
Jan 16, 2013
Manu replied to Manu's discussion H frame quad - full aluminium
"Could anyone say if any/both of the the following configuration would fit here ?

HK Turnigy D3536/9 910Kv + HK Turnigy Plush 30Amp ESC + 3S 5000mA 20C/30C  - total weight ~ 1.7kg without legs / 2kg with legs
Same config but with 3DR AC2836-358…"
Jan 6, 2013