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Manned Multi copter flight

Started this discussion. Last reply by Charlie Froschauer Jul 4, 2013. 3 Replies

Has anyone else seen this? It was in the Elektor newsletter. The Multicopter has 16 motors which to be…Continue

Tags: Flight, Multicopter, Manned

Bootloader for 2560

Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Krader Jul 28, 2011. 7 Replies

Hi AllWhat bootloader should I be using for a 2560, I just changed the processor chip on my APM from a 1280 to a 2560.AlastairContinue

Upload succeeded, but verify failed

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brent Aug 9, 2011. 11 Replies

Hi I am having a few issues uploading the firmware using the APM mission planner for some reason something is not working right. I am have tried various code AC 2.0.35 and APM 2.2.1And now the code…Continue

A few questions regarding the Arducopter traditional Heli development

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alastair Seggie Jul 12, 2011. 3 Replies

Hi AllFirstly is this the correct place for discussing traditional Helicopters? I only ask as I seem to remember when I joined DIYD there was a Topic called "Traditional Helis"A little about my self.…Continue


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Just started with UAV's. Have previous experience with RC planes boats, Helis and Pyrotechnics. Confident amateur with electronics. Coding is my weak point so would like to learn a little more about that.

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Flight Mode Switching on a Futaba 9ZAP/ZHP

Posted on July 23, 2011 at 2:00pm 4 Comments

Hi All

This was a real head scratcher for me, so hopefully this will help others. I have had this radio for 4 years now but never used it as it was so complicated. I decided to RTFM which honestly just confused me the futaba manuals have never been to my liking. I read manuals for a living and compared to some of the rubbish ones this is definitely worse.

I tried all of the other methods listed for Futaba and couldn’t get them to work mostly because there is no "Switch…


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At 2:39pm on November 17, 2011, Kristian said…
Thanks Alastair, It's the main reason I'm getting in to Drones, images will look great shot off a Dslr.

At 12:30am on November 28, 2011, Kristian said…
Morning Alistair, cheers for the comments on the floorink site, do you see yourself joining in with the shoot strait down AP? If so let me know, I'm going to build a commission based gallery for it.
At 4:45am on November 28, 2011, Alastair Seggie said…

Hi Kristan


No I am just at the beginning of all of this and with a one year old I don;t get much time to indulge my hobbies perhaps one day!



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