In the next months we (my company and NGO's) should find the best way to transport medicines in Madagascar by drones. We have to cross more than 10km with more than 2kg payload, do you think that a converted hobby helicopter could be the…"
According to http://copter.ardupilot.com/wiki/parachute/ I thought that the only condition for manually deploy is CHUTE_ALT_MIN, and set it to zero is to disable CHUTE_ALT_MIN, so I shouldn't get the message "Too Low"."
Everything was perfect with my octa quad and pixhawk and arducopter 3.1.2 since this big crash in auto mode
Few seconds after takeoff, the pitch increased to 45° and speed 25 m/s ! but loiter speed and nav speed were set at 12m/s
"I've just ordered two of these http://www.marsparachutes.com/mars-mini/
Is there a way to use a script in Mission Planner to monitor the drone in flight and if a fall is detected it will deploy the parachute (servo ?) , for exemple an acceleration…"
"so I'll order a new board ! What's the good way to power the board (with Lipo and USB in the same time) to avoid this kind of problem ? I have an Attopilot 180A sensor and 3A 5.3V ubec plugged in one of the outputs with the JP1 plugged Can I plug…"