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Electronics Officer for Southampton Hydro Team, the University of Southampton's entry in the international HydroContest boat design competition.

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Pixhawk on boats, new to aircraft



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Soton Hydro Team replied to Nicholas Lee's discussion Airboat Differential Motors Unsure about Arduboat set up. Need guidance/advice in ArduBoat User Group
"You may want to think about using the skid-steer mode in Ardurover. I think that will do basically what you want. The parameters are something like SKID_STEER_OUT and SKID_STEER_IN. You can either setup the transmitter to have traditional left/right…"
Jan 24, 2018
Soton Hydro Team replied to S. Osborne's discussion English channel with (off the shelf, gutted) boat on autopilot.
"We have a solid 2.6m LOA, 1.8m beam catamaran platform which I believe would survive the journey. It is currently without an engine or electronics, but could be made ready to run.

I believe the biggest problem you're likely to have is retaining…"
Sep 15, 2017
Soton Hydro Team posted a discussion
I had a Pixhawk connected via the official power module, itself supplied by 12V from an SBEC itself connected to a 36V battery supply. I say had, because the SBEC failed in a cloud of smoke and now neither the Pixhawk, nor any of its ancillaries…
Sep 15, 2017