About

Gender

Male


Location

west sussex


About Me:

Been in the hobby for 20 years love the idea of unmanned.


Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

Involved in the design and currently testing one.


Hometown:

Worthing


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Marc posted a discussion
Hello EveryoneI have a old apm 2.5 which I want to use on the ground for the antenna tracking does anyone know where I can find the firmware to load on the apm 2.5many thanks all
Feb 24
Marc replied to Randy's discussion AC-3.1 autotune support discussion
"hello randy,
does autotune work on the apm 2.5 and 2.6 or is it only for pixhawk?
many thanks"
Dec 7, 2014
Marc replied to fabio giovannini's discussion Vibration Problem with gimbal on dji s900
"Hello
I have two s900 and I can tell you the vibration on these are very bad I have tracked it down to the vibration coming down the arms so its back to basics of balancing all the props and checking the rubber dampers under the motors."
Dec 6, 2014
Marc posted a discussion in ArduPlane User Group
Hello all,Weird problem with the logging everything else works, logging problem is:the cli will not respond unless I have a separate power to the APM with the usb cable power as well.when cli responds I go to log download and it starts then just…
Sep 28, 2013
Marc posted a discussion in ArduPlane User Group
Hello all,Have a slight problem I cant fathom apm height and speed brilliant!!! but if I go from one way point to another having to turn 180 degrees the plane always overdoes it by turning 270 degrees which then puts it way out for the next…
Aug 8, 2013
Marc posted a discussion
Has anyone managed to get the kml overlay working, as I want to see my waypoint file then overlay the mission log to see how close the flight was, but tried kml overlay but doesn't work, any thoughts anyone. regards 
Aug 1, 2013
Marc posted a discussion in ArduPlane User Group
Hello all,A definite fault in the code, when entering auto mode via mission reset when the plane is above your desired altitude the plane will go to high throttle and nose down and will not pull out unless you go back to manual, however if you…
Aug 1, 2013
Marc posted discussions in ArduPlane User Group
Jul 29, 2013
Marc posted a discussion in ArduCopter User Group
Err hello all I may have lost the plot here but cant get any output to motors on my hex from channels 5 and 6 if I move them to 3 and 4 all is ok so motors and escs are fine? Any thoughts or is the heat getting to me :)  
Jul 14, 2013
Marc posted a discussion in ArduPlane User Group
Hello all,In previous firmware there was a option to pick GPS or Barometer or both for altitude control I have noticed in the new firmware this has now been removed, does anyone know how altitude is now controlled in the code GPS, BAROMETER or…
Jun 4, 2013
Marc posted a discussion in ArduCopter User Group
Hello All,In arduplane you can set RST_MISSION on a pwm value allowing you to reset the mission in flight, can this be done in arducopter? as there is no rst_mission in advanced parameters.regards
May 8, 2013
Marc posted a discussion
PX4
Hello everyone,decided to start this for a place we can talk about the PX4 I personally have got it loaded with firmware and connected to the mission planner but cant get it working with sbus and I hear there are problems with the 8ch ppm encoder…
May 7, 2013
Marc posted a discussion in ArduPlane User Group
Has anyone here used the px4 board with futaba sbus system yet, would love to hear from anyone as im stuck scratching my head.regards
May 7, 2013
Marc posted a discussion in ArduCopter User Group
has anyone here used the px4 board with futaba sbus system yet? would love to hear from anyone as im stuck scratching my head. regards 
May 7, 2013
Marc commented on Timothy Reuter's blog post An Open Letter to Google Chairman Eric Schmidt on Drones
"Excellent letter, as normal google want to control everything, getting as bad as apple"
Apr 30, 2013
Marc posted a discussion in ArduPlane User Group
Hello all,After so much success with the APM I have decided to try a px4 :) due top the much increased processor capability however I am now stuck, all firmware is loaded and works in mission planner but I cant find where to connect the receiver to…
Apr 30, 2013
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