Maryville, TN

About Me:

i'm a busy father of four. been doing rc for about three years. me and my oldest son enjoy flying planes (electric and gas) and quads/tricopters. enjoy traveling to rc related events.

Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

been using scratch boards for a while then moved to open pilot then to quadrino boards and now apm. apm was my first use of gps and i really enjoy it so far.



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kevin turner replied to kevin turner's discussion APM 2.6 poor compass health error?
"well i assumed the gps/compass was bad and sent that back and kept the apm board. replacement gps/compass gave me the same bad compass health error.   so now i'm sending the main board back. bummer. but my other two apm aircraft are flying great.…"
Jan 17, 2014
kevin turner commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Lesson: Don't fly planes over secure National Labs!
"glad you were able to get your equipment back and everyone was helpful. i've been fortunate regarding losses so far but flying over trees or large bodies of water always make me nervous.  i did lose one aircraft to a local tree. i spent hours trying…"
Jan 17, 2014
kevin turner posted a discussion
hey guys this is my third apm 2.6 board. the others worked fine but trying to set this on up and i keep getting a poor compass health message and it will not calibrate. i've sent an email into customer support as i suspect a bad ublox gps/compass…
Dec 23, 2013