Ludington, MI

About Me:

I Fly radio control planes, helis, quads

Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

like the autonomous stuff lately. I like FPV and microcontrollers.



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Thomas Allard replied to Eddie Tun's discussion FPV picture running
I think your settings are for PAL not NTSC. Mine did that, and that was the problem???"
Oct 23, 2015
Thomas Allard replied to Gordon Folkes's discussion No power from ESC to Motor: Help?
"Another thing to try is lower the throttle trim."
Aug 16, 2014
Thomas Allard replied to Steve's discussion Mission Planner only works for Planes!
"I use copter and plane alot on Mission Planner . Both work very similar every time for me. Are you using telemetry ?
I think Mission Planner is a great and very stable software. (a masterpiece) I can't imagine the work and countless hours of work…"
Aug 16, 2014
Thomas Allard replied to Michael's discussion Fatshark Balance lead TX connections
"Hey Michael
If you are using a 11.1 lipo you would use the 3s plug receptable.  I dont think the plug is filtered. It is used to balance the individual lipo cell.  If you look at the plug on the battery , one of them will be black, that is the…"
Jan 18, 2014
Thomas Allard replied to Ben Weber's discussion Best flight times, electric vs nitro...etc.(plane)?
"Ben or Tyrell ?
Am curious?? do you, or have you, ever flown anything????"
Oct 5, 2013
Thomas Allard replied to Ben Weber's discussion Best flight times, electric vs nitro...etc.(plane)?
"Pie in the sky."
Sep 24, 2013
Thomas Allard replied to Jon Farhat's discussion Remote Landing
There is some information on the land for the copter.  Anyways, the land for me, works fantastic!
You just plan a mission and your last waypoint you right click it and select Land. It will Land at that
location.  Just so you know, there will be…"
Sep 5, 2013
Thomas Allard replied to Zack Foster's discussion want to start using my quadDRONE to f-with the innocent public at night while someone in the crowd is videoing their reactions looking for ideas
"I don't think we need that kind of publicity.  That will be the day the thing acts up and someone gets hurt.
You want that on Youtube????"
Aug 17, 2013
Thomas Allard commented on M.S. IBN SEDDIK's blog post Today I tried my quadcopter, but I didn't like it...
"The apm board is a very capable and impressive.  But until the thing is flying stable in stabilize mode , have every setting in stabilize mode.  When flying good under full control, then do the other things. I have messed with the kk boards (alot)…"
Apr 1, 2013
Thomas Allard posted a discussion
 My brand new apm is doing the exact same thing.
Mar 26, 2013