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FOR SALE: NIR Canon Powershot S100

Started Oct 6, 2016 0 Replies

I'm selling my MaxMax converted NIR S100.  It's been a great camera but I just don't need it…Continue

Tags: Camera, Near, Sensor, IR, MaxMax

FOR SALE: 3DR Y6 geared for FPV

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard Boyhan Aug 14, 2017. 3 Replies

I'm selling my 3DR Y6.  It's a nearly RTF system (just add your radio and a battery), and is in great working shape.  I'm getting 12+ minute FPV flight times with a 4S6000.  Would love to keep flying…Continue

Tags: 5.8Ghz, ImmersionRC, 880kv, carbon, parts

Camera Focal Length in Mission Planner - True or 35mm equivalent?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Andy solder Mar 23, 2014. 2 Replies

So I've never been 100% sure on this.When using Survey (Grid) in Mission Planner, what focal length is the software asking for?  Is it true focal length (i.e. that which is printed on the lens) or do…Continue

Extending cable length on uBlox GPS and Telemetry Radio?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Joe Breznai Mar 5, 2016. 18 Replies

I'm building up a Skywalker platform for an APM 2.6, and found it's pretty tough to find a good spot for the GPS and telemetry radio that's close enough to use the stock cables.  First, are there any…Continue

 

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FOR SALE: NIR Canon Powershot S100

I'm selling my MaxMax converted NIR S100.  It's been a great camera but I just don't need it anymore.  Start doing NDVI analysis with this lightweight little camera!Listed for $39 on eBay.  See listing here: Canon S100 NIRSee More
Oct 6, 2016
Patrick Poirier commented on UAVStuff's blog post Google gets into 3D mapping with Project Tango
"More than 2 years later, this project is getting closer to reality.....   http://www.anandtech.com/show/10522/qualcomm-at-siggraph-2016-project-tango-and-computer-vision"
Jul 27, 2016
Joe Breznai replied to UAVStuff's discussion Extending cable length on uBlox GPS and Telemetry Radio?
"look for       H2183-ND and for wires, lots of…"
Mar 5, 2016
Joseph replied to UAVStuff's discussion Extending cable length on uBlox GPS and Telemetry Radio?
"I need to replace my gps and compass harness with new ones due to one malfunctioning/broken. I would also like to extend my cables and haven't found a source for them. I found a couple references to use Digikey but I don't know what the…"
Mar 4, 2016
UAVStuff replied to UAVStuff's discussion FOR SALE: 3DR Y6 geared for FPV
"Bump - Price reduced to $900"
Apr 8, 2015
Lewis Butler replied to UAVStuff's discussion FOR SALE: 3DR Y6 geared for FPV
"Still available? Send me a message if it is. Thanks. "
Feb 24, 2015
UAVStuff posted a discussion

FOR SALE: 3DR Y6 geared for FPV

I'm selling my 3DR Y6.  It's a nearly RTF system (just add your radio and a battery), and is in great working shape.  I'm getting 12+ minute FPV flight times with a 4S6000.  Would love to keep flying this bird, but need to upgrade my camera beyond what this setup can support.(shown without FPV equipment installed)…See More
Jan 26, 2015
Darren Griffin replied to UAVStuff's discussion Extending cable length on uBlox GPS and Telemetry Radio?
"Much obliged thank you."
Aug 12, 2014
iskess replied to UAVStuff's discussion Extending cable length on uBlox GPS and Telemetry Radio?
"Current is very low so you can use a time gauge like 32 if you want. I use 28 since it's a little easier to work with."
Aug 11, 2014
Darren Griffin replied to UAVStuff's discussion Extending cable length on uBlox GPS and Telemetry Radio?
"I've just upgraded to Pixhawk from APM and need to extend my GPS/Compass wires too. Can anyone advise what gauge cable I should buy so that I can slice the existing cables and extend them to the lengths I need?"
Aug 11, 2014
UAVStuff commented on Dan Murray's blog post #dronefreedom: Fundraising Campaign to Challenge the FAA's Interpretive Rule
"@mP1 - I think it's a bit unrealistic to assume that the rest of the world is completely isolated from the effects of the FAA's decisions.  An open drone industry in the US would be a strong contributor to UAV research and development…"
Aug 8, 2014
UAVStuff commented on Yves Jusot's blog post DroneLogbook on iPad
"This is a great tool... after trying with spreadsheet templates and never landing on a good setup, this app is a welcome improvement!  Keep up the good work."
Jul 22, 2014
UAVStuff commented on Pedals2Paddles's blog post Congressman who oversees FAA being investigated by FAA for wedding drone photography
"@Scott - NAS=North American Airspace"
Jul 18, 2014
UAVStuff replied to F. C. Bearsch's discussion 3dr Y6 flight time poll in the group Arducopter Y6 Owners
"I'm using the Neewer carbon props from Amazon. They've been working beautifully after doing some balancing.  The main benefit I've found is that they're far stiffer than the gray APC props, which makes the Y6 much crisper…"
Jul 2, 2014
UAVStuff commented on Chris Anderson's blog post DroneCon 2014 underway
"Any updates on the talks and slides?"
Jun 25, 2014
UAVStuff commented on Chris Anderson's blog post FAA issues notice clarifying legal model aircraft use, bans FPV goggles?
"Philip- I think many of us agree regulation is very important moving forward.  I cringe at each new Phantom operator I see speeding around over city streets or crowded events.  But regulation and common sense are not mutually exclusive...…"
Jun 24, 2014

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Google gets into 3D mapping with Project Tango

Posted on February 20, 2014 at 4:00pm 12 Comments

Project Tango is Google's plan to bring full SLAM (optical mapping and location detection) into smartphones. 

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As we walk through our daily lives, we use visual cues to navigate and understand the world around us. We observe the size and shape of objects and rooms, and we learn their…

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