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About Me:

Jack of all trades, master of none. Software Engineer, IT Dude, Sound Engineer, Musician.


Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

Building useful UAS platforms for farm use here in New Zealand. I have a couple of Skyfuns working well and have started building a FPV168. Also interested in Telemetry over cellular networks and have this working well.


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Toby Mills left a comment on 3DR SOLO
"Where is 3DR on this group, lots of un-answered questions.
Has it started shipping yet?
Still no app in the app stores as promised?
Got an email this morning saying that the gimbal is delayed but get a free battery in return for the inconvenience. I…"
Jun 2, 2015
Toby Mills left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"Sounds like TPG will be no good for you then. I bet they do have a public APN, just a case of finding someone who can give you the info."
Feb 4, 2013
Toby Mills left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"Greg ,ry....

Internet
Yesinternet
Or
Connect

As your apn settings"
Feb 3, 2013
Toby Mills left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"What carrier are you with"
Feb 2, 2013
Toby Mills left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"Hi Greg

Call up Telstra and ask for the Telsta.extranet APN to be put on your sim. You will need to use this apn in your settings. the code GPTEXB3 may help but you may need to ask to speak to someone's supervisor before you find someone who knows…"
Feb 2, 2013
Toby Mills left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"I rarely fly that altitude, it was only to test to see how high 3G would go.
In this case I flew in a very remote area in auto mode with failsafe RTL. I also keep the plane line of site and monitor radio channels. At the slightest hint of any traffi…"
Jul 12, 2012
Toby Mills left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"Skywalker X8 with 2 x 4S 3700mAh and 14 x 8 prop
I have been that high with a skyfun as well with just a single 3S 2700mAh
x8%2010000ft1.jpg"
Jul 12, 2012
Toby Mills left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"I tested my 3G telemetry link to 10,000 ft AGL today. Still had plenty of signal. I think this debugs the myth that cellular signals do not go high."
Jul 11, 2012
Toby Mills left a comment on Telemetry over cellular IP
"I flew a 7km flight today with 3G telemetry using one of these..
http://www.amplified.com.au/HSUPA_Router_Ethernet.aspx
It plugs straight into the APM and it also supports Dynamic DNS so you can connect to it from the ground without needing to know…"
Jun 27, 2012