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Male


Location

Pretoria, Gauteng


About Me:

Consulting Aeronautical Engineer with 2year old twin boys


Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

Interesting hobby with ability to create fun aerial footage


Hometown:

Pretoria


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Murray Spoelstra left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"Impressive. Did you still use the router from amplified.com? How much does it weigh and do you also get about 2 sec lag times?

I enquired about the broadband bonding systems from mushroom networks at http://www.mushroomnetworks.com/marketing.aspx?t…"
Jul 12, 2012
Murray Spoelstra left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"The code didn't work on my APM1 with Arducopter 2.6 beta, but it compiled using 2.5.5 after manually doing the changes in Arducopter.pde and System.pde. I'm trying to connect a Seeeduino Sim900, but haven't had success yet."
May 31, 2012
Murray Spoelstra left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"Ellis, your system sounds impressive at only 200g! Do you plan on releasing an open source based systm in July?
An interesting solution to the lack of cellular bandwith is broadband bonding where they combine the signals from a number of cellular mo…"
May 31, 2012
Murray Spoelstra left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"I tried compiling the v0.5 code onto an APM1 2560, but keep getting the error in Arducopter.cpp on line 1072 could not convert 'navigate()' to 'bool'. There are also a bunch of errors related to led's. Has anyone else experienced the same problems o…"
May 29, 2012
Murray Spoelstra left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"I've flown a Wi-fi cam connected to a small 3G wifi router before. This could be viewed from anywhere, but the refresh rate and resolution was terrible. My next plan will be to use a smartphone that can be sacrificed with the Bambuser app installed.…"
May 29, 2012
Murray Spoelstra left a comment on South African DIY Drones User Group
"Became hooked on these contraptions end of last year. Built 3 different multirotors to date, not counting all the rebuilds. Two destoyed while experimenting with PID's to fine tune waypoint flying with unusual configurations. The 3rd one flew away a…"
May 19, 2012