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I love robotics and RC

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Arducopter 2 in my near future.


Chicago, IL

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neil.elver replied to Daniel Gru's discussion Problem Arming my Arducopter
"If you have to arm to the left then that is backwards yaw. One thing I forgot to mention that may be helpful is to notice if the blue led on the bottom board is blinking fast or sitting solid or blinking slow ( see the wiki to confirm as I've seen…"
Jun 29, 2011
neil.elver replied to Daniel Gru's discussion Problem Arming my Arducopter
"I would check your receiver outputs to be sure the assumed channels 1234 are mapped to the correct outputs/apm Ins. Use an old servo and be sure the numbers of what Chan number does what match the wiki. Your radio setup or mode can affect this. The…"
Jun 28, 2011
neil.elver replied to Gerard's discussion Aluminium frame arms 1.5 mm thick.
"I was just shopping for the same thing, and could not find aluminum square tube locally. Then I remembered what I had learned on DIYDrones - Look in the bathroom design section of a Home Depot or hardware store for aluminum towel bars. They sell…"
Jun 27, 2011
neil.elver posted a discussion
After diving in to my first quad project and ordering a ton of stuff from HobbyKing and learning their ins and outs, like not ordering unless 10+ (BTW Turingy 9 is back in stock now), I've been looking 'outside the box' mainly for Chinese-priced…
Jun 2, 2011
neil.elver commented on Chris Anderson's blog post APM Mission Planner now also serves as ArduCopter 2 Configurator
"Congratulations on the (near) big release! The waypoints and realtime configurator are huge leaps forward for the projects and quad experimentation in general. I wish I was one of the lucky ones to have my hardware ready - been following ArduPilot…"
May 2, 2011