About Me:

Hi, I'm Ryan from a little town in Wisconsin. I have been flying rc planes for about two years, but i am by no means an expert. This past year I started going to college at the Milwaukee School of Engineering.

Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

I've always had a fascination in robotics and Ardupilot looked like a great project. I integrated one into a Dynam HawkSky and it has flown great the three times i was able to fly it. I am currently teaching myself JAVA and am trying to develop a GCS that runs on the android platform.



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Ryan VanderHeiden replied to Noah Wardrip's discussion Connecting BeagleBoard-xM and ArduPilot Mega 2560 (APM1)
"Serial 2 cannot be used without changes to the arducopter code. It is put into spi mode in order to communicate with the analog-digital converter on the IMU shield, the data-flash chip, and the optical flow sensor if available. You could connect…"
Feb 18, 2012