Monroe Lee King Jr's Discussions (42)

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Total noob to traditional heli!

I saw Robert at Drone Con #1 talking about the traditional heli and now I want one! I'd like to get into this a cheap as possible and still get pretty good quality gear. I do FPV with everything else I've got so I'll want to do that too. So what kind

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Total noob to traditional heli!

I saw Robert at Drone Con #1 talking about the traditional heli and now I want one! I'd like to get into this a cheap as possible and still get pretty good quality gear. I do FPV with everything else I've got so I'll want to do that too. So what kind

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Posiable switch for acro mode

I was watching Leonard's discussion at Drone Con #1 and I was wondering if it would be possible to use a manual momentary switch on a separate channel perhaps 2 to invert the data in the APM to do flips and rolls? I think with practice you could get

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Rules and Regulations

(This is now outdated but should still provide insite to the regulations. Make sure you DO NOT use these regulations without checking the current regulations!) This is now just a guide.

 Having and doing your own Space Program has a lot of rules and r

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The Bicycle and the UAV

I was having a conversation with a good ol aussie fella about regulations and together we came up with this analogy quite by accident.

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 Having a pilots license to fly a civil aircraft has little to do with flying model aircraft! I know plenty of pilot

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Inexpensive setup for prototyping

 I had some time to search around and find the least expensive way for anyone to get involved with a CNC project of their own! And here's what I came up with!

IMG_20130302_155435.jpg?width=750  5 Axis CNC Break Out Board (BOB) from ebay!

IMG_20130302_155413.jpg?width=750EasyDriver V4.2 also from Ebay!

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 Some NEMA 17 st

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Fly aways the failsafe and the 9x

 I recently steeped down as moderator so I can address this issue and the BS about it. Over the next few day's I be going over the code and addressing the real issues and possible solutions or not possible solutions. Ones that work or don't work.

 Fir

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APM 2.0 Dataflash

 I just incorrectly answered a question recently because of some confusion about the size of the onboard dataflash of the APM 2.0. There is a lot of info out there stating it's 16MB! It's 4MB and that is a huge difference. I was wondering if a chip c

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