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Fly helis and fixed wing and real life gliders

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Traditional heli and Quad + fixed wing


Isle of Wight

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Terry McKinley replied to Nilesh Sutar's discussion increasing no. of blades
"Multi bladed propelers are used when you need ground clearence or less noise they are less efficient at the same rpm so you have to run them faster. why less efficient because the time befor the next blade cuts the disturbed flow from the blade…"
Mar 15, 2014
Terry McKinley commented on Sandro Benigno's blog post ArduCAM OSD v2.0 - Update your MinimOSD!
"failed to talk to bootloader minim osd and mavlink osd is all I get when I trie to update firmware or settings
have tried two diferent ftdi interfaces that work ok on my gps etc but not these two osds,
the update charr set apears to work ok.
Dec 6, 2013
Terry McKinley replied to Randy's discussion AC-3.1 autotune support discussion
"Nice autotune on a HK Hal quad 2830 on 10x5 pprops.
keep up the good work"
Dec 1, 2013
Terry McKinley commented on Luke's blog post How to Program 6 Flight Modes for ArdupilotMega - JR 9303 Example
"This works on a DSX 9 thanks"
Oct 6, 2013
Terry McKinley posted a discussion
tried the mission planer away from any internet access and unable to use it can anyone ?.if so how it had no firmware available and no google maps am I missing something.
Jan 6, 2013
Terry McKinley posted a discussion in ArduPlane User Group
I will ask the same question as someone else who never got an answer.have i got to add pins to the apm 2.5 for a airspeed sensor or are they already taken care of in the row of pins at the top which take the airflow etc.Thanks
Jan 5, 2013