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Dataflash PM Message

Started this discussion. Last reply by Georacer Oct 19, 2013. 1 Reply

Hello everybody,I have the following question on the PM message of the Dataflash.This page (…Continue

Arduplane / Mavlink Compatibility

Started this discussion. Last reply by Georacer Jul 28, 2013. 4 Replies

Hello everybody,I want to use the Mavlink protocol to exert high-level, automated control on the Ardupilot-guided airplane, running the Arduplane firmware.Does the Arduplane firmware support all the…Continue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by Georacer Mar 11, 2013. 2 Replies

Hello,I have an issue with the site e-mail notifications.I wish not to receive e-mail notifications each time someone replies to a blog post where I have also replied.Currently, each time someone…Continue


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Black Box Stories: The mysterious deal between Altitude and RTL

Posted on November 8, 2013 at 3:00pm 21 Comments

Figure: Did I really fly through the ground?

I hoped I wouldn't have to do another Black Box Stories episode, but unfortunately I need help. The good thing is that no planes where harmed during this event.

Here is the backstory:

Today (just like many other days) I was tuning my RCTimer Arduflyer running Arduplane 2.76. It's…


Skywalker 2013 UAV platform completed

Posted on October 22, 2013 at 10:08am 46 Comments


Hello everyone,

I have finally completed the build of my UAV platform. I'm talking just the plane here; the autopilot issue is a very different one and I'm still experimenting on it.

I always like to give back to DIYDrones, which conveys very valuable information to me daily, so here you have it.

Here is photo gallery. If…


Diploma Thesis on UAV Completed

Posted on July 26, 2013 at 1:30am 9 Comments

Hello everybody,

Yesterday I successfully supported my diploma thesis on the development of a UAS. It was an all-around research, from navigation algorithms to hardware development. In all, the nature of the thesis was an experimental one.

The .pdf can be found on this…


Altitude Comparison: barometer vs GPS

Posted on May 23, 2013 at 3:30pm 34 Comments

This might be a common knowledge, but in the last months I haven't seen a similar post. Maybe someone new to barometers might be interested in this data.

The GPS receivers return altitude data, but this is inaccurate. The error margin depends on the satellite constellation geometry and whether or not you have SBAS DGPS on. I was under the impression that…


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At 10:30pm on August 24, 2014, Dimitris Koutoulas said…

Πώς από τα μέρη μας;

Είδα ανοιχτά και ... μπήκα!

Να βάλω ένα Beaglebone στο φούρνο να ζεσταίνεται;

ώ ρε ... θα μας "σπάσει" τη μύτη

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