Round Lake, IL

About Me:

I am Engineering Manager at steel fabrication company. I love to build stuff. If there is no challenge involved, I'm not interested.

Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

5 or 6 years ago I promised a friend of mine I would deliver him a beer with my unmanned aircraft from my house. Throughout that time I have learned alot and I am very close to reaching my goal.


Grayslake, Illinois

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mark hubrich replied to Hugues's discussion Hot weather experience on Moongel used to isolate APM from vibrations in ArduCopter User Group
"I'm working on a silicone rubber isolated mount design using Polytek liquid rubber. The idea is to cast a threaded stud into a cavity of the rubber. I will try a lock nut on both sides of the APM to support it. I'll post a writeup as a new thread…"
Jul 26, 2013
mark hubrich commented on Gary McCray's blog post GoPro Hero 3 Cameras for Planes and Copters, Mounts, Setups, Experiences and the Good and the Bad.
"That JVC cam says "quad proof". Do they mean Quadcopter?"
Jul 26, 2013
mark hubrich replied to Daniel Estes's discussion PPM Encoder - Update in ArduCopter User Group
"I was also wondering the same thing. I got my board last October."
Jul 14, 2013
mark hubrich posted a discussion
I like the way the latest MP looks. I use the MP on my CF-19 Toughbook. The latest version is not playing nice with it with regards to the 1024x768 resolution. I can see half of the com port selection box and the right side is cut off. I read in…
Jun 28, 2013
mark hubrich replied to Damo's discussion Bring arducopter higher than tallest structure in the world in ArduCopter User Group
"I had a bright idea once. I felt my quad was descending to slow from a high altitude flight so I let it free fall for a bit. Once I noticed the props stop and start spinning in the opposite direction I quickly realized it was a dumb move. I…"
Jun 26, 2013
mark hubrich replied to Damo's discussion arducopter crash in ArduCopter User Group
"I think the nut spun off when the prop abruptly stopped spinning from contacting the ground. Maybe it was a clockwise prop? I think if the nut flew off in flight, the quad would have spun out of control instead of what I see in the video. I didn't…"
Jun 20, 2013
mark hubrich posted a discussion in ArduCopter User Group
I everyone. I've been playing with UAV for a couple years now and I have an idea that may make some peoples lives a little better. I'm a little lazy, who isn't right? I have accumulated quite a few lipo batteries. Their not all the same. I do use…
May 23, 2013