Daniel Morgan
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Any plans to add option to send PPM through modem

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Open Source Projects from US?

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Has anyone done a successful autotune with their IRIS? I try to perform an autotune with ch7 and the gui says autotune but the quad does nothing. My friends also does the same thing.ISee More
Apr 20, 2014
Daniel Morgan replied to Randy's discussion AC-3.1 autotune support discussion
"So I can't seem to get autotune to actually work. I have CH 7 setup to intiate and mission planner says its in autotune when I hit the switch but does not actually do any of the autotune sequence. I did another radio cal, did an save trim,…"
Apr 15, 2014
Daniel Morgan commented on David Anders's group IRIS
"I am flying the same one as Andrew with great results. Also have tried the valuehobby 4000mAh ones with good results and am waiting on the valuehobby 5000mAh to see the results with that."
Mar 4, 2014
Daniel Morgan commented on David Anders's group IRIS
"I hate to say it but the batteries I received were not great quality. Both of them would drop like a rock after 10.5. I was 10 ft off the ground and it was at 8.8V by the time it landed. I tried another battery that was 2650 and a year old and it…"
Mar 4, 2014
Michael commented on Daniel Morgan's blog post Received my new IRIS
"Not sure if you figured it out yet, but that is most likely just a shell that came with the micro and not used with the Iris.  The micro sd should already be placed inside your Iris."
Feb 26, 2014
LouB commented on Daniel Morgan's blog post Received my new IRIS
"Ok.. what does one do with the SD card that came in the box ?? do I have to open her up and put in Pixhawk ?  "
Feb 26, 2014
Daniel Morgan commented on Daniel Morgan's blog post Received my new IRIS
"To help everyone out here. There are two major GPS bands: L1: 1575MHz L2: 1227MHz http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GPS_signals#Frequencies_used_by_GPS Most GPS receivers only use the L1 band.  NEO-6M (Reference pg 6) LEA-6H (Reference pg 6) While…"
Feb 26, 2014
Vince Hogg commented on Daniel Morgan's blog post Received my new IRIS
"Even with one, some channels completely blocked all satellites."
Feb 26, 2014

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Received my new IRIS

Posted on February 23, 2014 at 7:30pm 13 Comments

Opening opening the box I noticed that everything was very well packed and well laid out. I really liked all the nice touches the came with the kit, from the wrench's, to the extra prop collets.

I made a couple of videos. Overall my impressions are very good. Out of the box I would say that it performs better than a phantom 2. I took a couple video's today with…


Student UAS

Posted on June 24, 2009 at 8:48pm 9 Comments

Just got back from this years AUVSI Student UAS Competition. My team (Utah State University) took 1st place this year using a paparazzi based platform. We recorded the highest score in the history of the competition. It was a very fun event and my hats off to all those who put it on each year.

Hard at work

Posted on May 14, 2009 at 9:00pm 2 Comments

Team OSAM has been working hard to get ready for the 2009 Student UAS Competition. Eventhough we are having issues with the new airframe (see http://diydrones.com/video/first-flight-of-the-new ) all is going to plan. The backup airframe is flying great and is still has that new plane smell.

Our in house IMU (AggieNav) is also nearing completion... We are currently working on the kalman filter and ironing out the bugs. In other news we have started pushing harder for multiple UAV formation… Continue

Status of Project

Posted on December 8, 2008 at 10:00am 1 Comment

Team OSAM just finished surveying a couple thousand feet of road with our high resolution camera in very narrow canyon. We also recently did a multiple uav formation flight (my baby). In addition to this austin recently wrote some new functions for the paparazzi navagtion scheme. The two function are bungee takeoff which will automatically turn on the throttle after the bungee stake has been cleared along with the bungee detaching and also a flower function which makes the plane fly… Continue

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At 4:16am on April 10, 2009, Kelvin Nicholson said…
Did you ever end up building a UAV with one of the maxstream modems?

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