"Yeah I'm starting to wonder if there's even a solution that's within my budget. The Emlid Reach M2 definitely looks like the way to go if I were to get an RTK setup though, I'll keep that in mind for the future. My area (North…"
"Sorry Jerry I did not mean to sound flippant. I guess I would still recommend going for 3 reaches though.
I note the accuracy you require is not high so L1 would probably be sufficient. Just be aware that getting the logging to work…"
"So five M2's!? That's out of my budget. I'm looking for a solution I can leave on the ground to collect data while I fly, just like Aeropoints. If Aeropoints weren't so expensive I'd just order a set of them, for example. I…"
"I have experimented with the ardusimple boards for L1+L2 processing. Problem is they do not have on-board storage and setting up the pi (in my case pi zero) has just added to the things that can (and do) go wrong. Given your budget I would just get…"
I've been a general DIY tinkerer and builder/creator for as long as I can remember, and the passion grows by the day. I'm a STEM advocate, lifelong learner, and teacher wherever possible.
Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest
My most recent interest is in UAV photogrammetric mapping and 3D printing. I've been flying drones for several years now and am looking to build my own DIY drone/GCP setup to perform more accurate and cost-effective aerial mapping.