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APM Planner 2 won't recognise any COM Ports

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bill Bonney Oct 6, 2014. 1 Reply

Hi, my name is Óscar and I'm working on a drone project.I built my drone, test it several times and it flies OK. However, I just acquired a laptop and installed APM Planner 2 and can't get my APM…Continue

Tags: USB, connection, COM, APM, planner

Soldering motor cable

Started this discussion. Last reply by bill bergovoy Sep 18, 2014. 18 Replies

Hello,My problem is the following: I had an unfortunate crash and one of the cables of a motor (the red cable, which I suppose that is the power cable) broke. The rest of my quadcopter is fine, I…Continue

Tags: crash, issue, power, motor cable, cable

Turnigy 9x Channel 5 Problem

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jake Brown Aug 22, 2014. 11 Replies

Hello,After long hours of Google searching and digging in this forum, I couldn't find any information about this (maybe it is just that I don't know how to search).The issue is that for some reason,…Continue

Help with an R/C controller and receiver.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Crady von Pawlak May 21, 2014. 72 Replies

I'm new to all this UAV construction hobby and I want to ask you for help about which R/C Controller and Receiver should I use.I'm building a Quadcopter that will feature APM 2.6, a camera, real time…Continue

Tags: new, project, Quadcopter, receiver, controller

 

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Óscar Moreno García replied to Maverick Stinson's discussion Pixhawk, primeros problemas (ppmencoder + x8r) y GPS in the group Spanish arducopter Users
"Respecto al primer problema no te puedo ayudar, pero lo del GPS me paso a mí tambien. Dentro de casa el mío no recivía señal, pero fuera funcionaba perfectamente. Pruebalo con un portatil en un parque sin edificios…"
Dec 1, 2014
Óscar Moreno García replied to Maverick Stinson's discussion Iris+OSD+FPV+Raspberry in the group Spanish arducopter Users
"Hola, No se mucho sobre la programación ni algunas cosas que comentas, pero sí que puedes conectar el receptor a un portatil usando una capturadora. Ten en cuenta que a menos que la capturadora sea muy buena tendras un ciertp lag de 1…"
Oct 9, 2014

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Bill Bonney replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion APM Planner 2 won't recognise any COM Ports
"Which board are you using? The issue you are experiencing is that the USB port might not be putting out enough power. Try connecting when using a battery on the drone as eel or over telemetry radios. Otherwise use a powered USB HUB."
Oct 6, 2014
Óscar Moreno García posted a discussion

APM Planner 2 won't recognise any COM Ports

Hi, my name is Óscar and I'm working on a drone project.I built my drone, test it several times and it flies OK. However, I just acquired a laptop and installed APM Planner 2 and can't get my APM board to connect to it since the APM Planner 2 won't detect COM ports.I can connect my APM to a desktop I have and to my mobile phone though the radio, it's just the laptop. It uses windows 8 (I think it is compatible though).Does anyone have a clue of what is happening, how to solve it or simply has…See More
Oct 4, 2014
bill bergovoy replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion Soldering motor cable
"After a crash I check how freely each motor rotates without power. Just soon the blade by finger. Sometimes diet week hey into the motor or sometimes the bearing gets damaged, or the shaft is bent. I've learned to buy extra motors and how to…"
Sep 18, 2014
Óscar Moreno García replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion Soldering motor cable
"The wire is soldered, however, I can spot a power loss in the motor as it flies unstabilized just after doing the accrlerometer calibration. Also, during the test flight, there was a front left motor failure, so the quad flipped (at 1m altitude)…"
Sep 18, 2014
Óscar Moreno García replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion Soldering motor cable
"I soldered the cable but I want your opinion before I put the shrinking tube on the solder. Is this soldering OK (I'm not the best one at this, but I think it'll do the job)."
Sep 18, 2014
bill bergovoy replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion Soldering motor cable
"yea, you can solder these wires together.  or use a crimp connector, or any choice to complete the circuit. I would not 'pre-tin' the wires nor add any extra flux.. the solder has a core that is filled with flux. splices should vary…"
Sep 17, 2014
OutbackUAV.com replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion Soldering motor cable
"Nice neat cut!  Do worry too much, put some solder on each end first then join them together. Almost all solder has flux, don't worry about NASA quality connections unless you're sending your copter into space. So long as the two ends…"
Sep 17, 2014

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RM Aviation replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion Soldering motor cable
"I believe that is the best way joe, came from a mate who is a commercial electronics specialist. He said something about lumps causing increased resistance and a few other things. I must admit I don't remember it all, he operates on such a high…"
Sep 17, 2014
Joe Breznai replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion Soldering motor cable
Sep 17, 2014
David Locascio replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion Soldering motor cable
"Most solder contains flux, if I'm not mistaken."
Sep 17, 2014

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Hugues replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion Soldering motor cable
"you can resolder easily you motor wire, based on the picture you posted. 1-strip about 5mm of the red silicon on each piece of wire 2-Tin each tip with solder : do not hesitate to put lots of solder on the tips 3-place the two 5 mm tips parallel to…"
Sep 17, 2014
Óscar Moreno García replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion Soldering motor cable
"Ok, I'll try doing this. I'll tell you if it worked."
Sep 17, 2014
Mike Knott replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion Soldering motor cable
Sep 17, 2014
Óscar Moreno García replied to Óscar Moreno García's discussion Soldering motor cable
"Wow, I didn't know anything about that. One thing, could you explain me the process of twisting the cables together please? I'm Spanish and I don't know English perfectly ^^"
Sep 17, 2014

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About Me:
Spanish student interested in robotics and currently building an Arducopter Quad as a long term project.
Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest
I've always loved flying devices and robotics, so put it together and htere you have UAVs
Hometown:
Sabadell, Barcelona

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