Shes all done, dont those microdan 2510's look purty
full house this puppy, ardupilot, magnetometer, gps, sonar and 900mhz telemetry, plus red and white LEDs
just worked it out, she has about 2.8kw of power on tap !
Running 2.047 with a custom mix (5 channel for 8 motors)
Overall width 680mm , length 840mm
About 5 hours work in it so far, the centre section and motor mounts are pre made for me out of 2.5mm fibreglass
The aluminium is all hand cut and drilled (lots of holes) !!…Continue
Here's my latest (and yes need to work out how to do the mix in APM, as all this is on Open Pilot, using 4 motor channels)
Perfect for Aerial Photography and FPV, camera will mount under the front, just behind the landing…
Have had this flying as a prototype for a while using open pilots copter control, now using APM.
She weighs 3.8 kg, with a bit over 10 kg thrust
Control is done with 5 motor channels , the front motors are operated as one, and control pitch, the left and right middles motors are controlled as left and right pairs, so that two more channels, and control roll, and finally the rear motors are operated individually (channels 4 and 5) for pitch and yaw…