Nikola Rabchevsky
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Looking for an IMU for UGVs

Started Sep 20, 2016 0 Replies

Does anyone know of a commercial IMU specifically designed for use in UGVs with electric motors?  I'm looking for a product that can take into account the transient magnetic fields and that doesn't…Continue

Disabling the RF output?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jack Rogers Jun 14, 2016. 2 Replies

Here's an unusual question: Is it possible to disable the radio?I've got a device that's got a radio soldered on to it so it's not possible to unplug it.  But I'm not using the radio so I'd like to…Continue

Types of wire insulation

Started Feb 12, 2016 0 Replies

I decided to throw this out there hoping some folks would have good information on the subject of wire insulation types.I'm regularly frustrated by PVC insulation that is A) stiff, B) nicks really…Continue

Enabling GLONASS in a uBlox 7P device?

Started Aug 17, 2015 0 Replies

UBlox says that theit 7P device supports GLONASS.  I purchased one from CSGShop.  The trouble is that I can't figure out how to enable it.  I'm using the latest u-center software v8.17 and trying to…Continue

Tags: glonass, ublox


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Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Maksim P's blog post ZOON - 2.4Ghz LoRa Telemetry Module by DRONEE
"Are we talking 21km in free air or does that work when you don't have clear line-of-sight?"
May 8
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Nicolai Valenti's blog post Hybrid drone, video with the new 2000W hybrid generator.
"What's the payload capacity?"
Apr 29
Nikola Rabchevsky replied to CMΞC's discussion Battery packs for heavy UAVs
"I challenge you to make a pack that's compatible with the 3DR Solo."
Apr 27
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Chris Anderson's blog post New Draco development platform for Dronecode/PX4 with Realsense sensors
"What's the payload weight capacity and flight time?"
Apr 27
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Alexander petrex's blog post Global UAV Drones Market Analysis, Trends & Forecast To 2025
"You want HOW MUCH for this report?"
Jan 31
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Joao correia's blog post GoPro 7 with HyperSmooth, now is the time to remove the gimbal from the drone?!
"No.  How are you going to pan the camera without one?"
Oct 1, 2018
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Colin Snow's blog post New Report Benchmarks Drone Industry and Refutes Hyperbole
"107 page report? I see what you did there."
Sep 20, 2018
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Frank Severinsen's blog post UAV Components presents 'Micronav'
"Combine this with Sokillink and you'd have a pretty nice setup."
Jul 27, 2018
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Cool landscape photography with a 3DR Solo and high-powered lights
"That's really nice work."
Mar 11, 2018
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Workswell's blog post UAV/Drone thermal imaging camera for gas detection – Workswell GIS-320
"Can this detect hydrogen sulfide?"
Feb 21, 2018
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Background on the amazing Intel drone swarm demo at the Olympics
"Sadly, this article doesn't tell us anything we don't already know and haven't already known for several years. Are they using RTK GPS or some other positioning technology?What's really interesting is how the algorithms are able…"
Feb 13, 2018
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Graham Dyer's blog post 450 Wh/kg SolidEnergy batteries, the lightest rechargeable cell in the world?
"No prices.  No way to buy a finished pack.  DIYDrones needs an editor with some posting standards."
Jan 30, 2018
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Wade Zhang's blog post ComNav Technology K726 GNSS RTK OEM board for express drone autopilot
"Agreed.  The worst offenders are the companies that post product announcements with no pricing and then close comments.The thing about IMUs, INSs, fancy GPS modules, new LIDAR sensors, etc. is that it's really hard to find real-world…"
Jan 30, 2018
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on ERIC WIKRAMANAYAKE's blog post Tengri remote cockpit flight demo
"Pretty cool.  Makes you want to have more than one gimbal though.  What gimbal are you using in this video?"
Dec 15, 2017
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on jlcortex's blog post HYBRiX, 3 hours and 35 minutes flight time in hover
"How much is this beasty?"
Dec 13, 2017
Nikola Rabchevsky commented on Azjeg's blog post Compact Rugged Ground Control Station
"That's very cool.  Do you have a parts list with sources that you can share?"
Dec 3, 2017

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Google just bought Boston Dynamics

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