"...I remember when there were just a dozen or so folks here! Well Done Chris and Jordi and countless others - cultivating an environment where we geeks can gather and 'nerd-out' for a bit. What a team you've built!"
"Great Idea Chris! As one of the very early members, I have am always so impressed with the continued talent, ingenuity and drive displayed here daily. Recognition is a great bonus.
If this was a badge I'd be handing it out daily !
"I had the pleasure in participating in a few high altitude amateur launches. Cold was a worry the first time too. We added a chemical hand warmer pack, like Monroe mentioned, it turned out to be way overkill. In fact on decent, the temperature…"
So I carelessly connected my battery backwards and let the Magic Smoke out of my Turnigy 9x. The ORANGE component burned out. Can anyone ID it for me? Im travelling thsi week so I'm also wonder if I can get a replacement at radio shack...)The label…
"Hi Jason - Well Done! As an early proponent of the Propeller platform, I'm glad to see it used for a Quad. My Propeller-asperations were shortened when the Arduino came marching along with its user base (which I also appreciate!). You are a far…"
"Heli is a Yamaha RMA X radio controlled helicopter that they've modified for autonomous flight to simulate MARS missions. Heres more on the project from NASA Ames.
The Lidar is a from Germany's SICK AG. I don't have the model info, but there is an…"
"I think its 720P.
Support for a 1080 signal and native screen resolution seem to be two different things. The manufacturer withholding specs is suspect, but I found this this tradeshow video listing the screen res as 1280x720.
I ride a motorcycle and the assembled quad just won't fit on the bike. I have made a few modifications to the Arducopter kit as manufactured by Jani @ Fah Pah. My mod makes the arms easily detachable with a few more parts. You'll need:- eight 1/4"…