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Muscate commented on Joe Breznai's blog post DJI Proposes Electronic Identification Framework For Small Drones
"Now imagine this was a car.

Tracking, tracking everywhere."
Mar 30, 2017
Muscate commented on Thomas J Coyle III's blog post A big step forward for ArduSub
"this is most exciting :)"
Feb 4, 2017
Muscate commented on Ofer Eldad's blog post Flight Envelope Protection System with Pixhawk and Odroid
"A lot of (expensive) airplanes have a similar system. They engineers know the theoretical and tested limits of the plane, ie when its going to stall and so on, when program a limiter in the flight controller.

A well known example is the French…"
Jan 18, 2017
Muscate commented on AKRCGUY's blog post First Official Pixhawk 2 Unboxing
"looks exciting!

Heres the product link also... http://www.proficnc.com/ (238USD)

I wish it was a lil smaller and cheaper though haha.. but hey, this is great"
Nov 7, 2016
Muscate commented on Randy's blog post Copter-3.4 beta testing starts
"wondering what "compensates for tail servo angle" on the tricopter does"
May 31, 2016
Muscate commented on Fnoop's blog post DJI are killing it
"I personally love the pixhawk and after owning a P3P for a long time I sold it. While the P4 is cool, if you look at it past the wow factor you'll notice the image recognition software needs a year of development to work good enough and that the…"
Mar 1, 2016
Muscate commented on Hai Tran's blog post Unboxing the Connex Mini
"its pretty good. although 1ms is probably bullshit, its longer than the time the signal physically takes to propagate at max distance. now add the encoder, decoder, hdmi, sensor, etc. latency.. yeah."
Jan 28, 2016
Muscate commented on Patrick Duffy's blog post Chinese drone maker Ehang Inc. Unveiled World's first drone capable of carrying a human passenger.
"So anything electric with more than 2 propellers is a "drone" now?

I mean cmon its a helicopter."
Jan 6, 2016
Muscate commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Glimpse of what Qualcomm Snapdragon Flight board will enable next year
"Its nice and all but the phone 4k sensors and lens are not even close to the ones in the DJI products or the GoPros.

Sure, it'll have the 4K mark, but not the quality you'd expect - yet at least (it'll come of course, when phone's 4K video will be…"
Dec 31, 2015
Muscate commented on Denis Krylov's blog post Xcompact project. Portable and flexible DIY frame.
"What about the flex in the frame? arms seem to have very little support."
Dec 5, 2015
Muscate commented on Paul's blog post Free Android App for UAV's
"Funny how the advertised map basically says "you are not allowed to fly anywhere", so there's that
I suppose its an extreme case though... doesn't seem worth getting a drone there."
Sep 28, 2015
Muscate commented on Doug Hunsaker's blog post Why sweep hurts endurance and what to do about it
"the issue is known but the reality of engineering is that:

- the elliptical wing is much harder and expensive to build
- the elliptical wing is much weaker and need a lot of material (weight)
- the elliptical wing's elevons will not be properly…"
Sep 24, 2015
Muscate commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Bormatec releases new folding drone for Pixhawk
""high-quality materials such EPP and Coroplast"

coroplast is high quality? ;)"
Jul 10, 2015
Muscate commented on Brian Martin's blog post GoPro Session $399
"At this price point I'll keep my Sony AZ1.. waterproof, lightweight, good enough quality, video out, etc. oh and 30% of the price."
Jul 6, 2015
Muscate commented on Roger Sollenberger's blog post New Solo Update: Improvements to GPS, live video and more
"Sounds like it works like the DJIs now. which is a good thing I think."
Jul 1, 2015
Muscate commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Nod controller supports 3DR drones
"This looks like fmkit's controller
the main issue with it is that throttle is controlled by accel. which isnt very precise, and the wii joystick isnt super precise either.

I feel like this one has the same issues.."
Jun 17, 2015