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OSD Not Displaying Correctly

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard Boyhan Aug 21, 2014. 4 Replies

I've finally gotten to the point of getting FPV to work on my Y6.  But the problem is the OSD does not display correctly.…Continue

Tags: Bad Display, FPV, OSD

PX4 Logs Not Working

Started this discussion. Last reply by Thomas J Coyle III May 7, 2014. 4 Replies

I'm not getting any logs from my PX4.  I'm running firmware 3.1.3 on Y6B and using MP 1.3.1.  I'm trying to analysis my logs but all I get is 6 lines in the log file.  (See below)  I've tried…Continue

Tags: planner, mission, logs, PX4

Bottom Y6 Props Upside Down

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ardobeginner Nov 21, 2013. 1 Reply

I've been having a lot of problems flying my Y6.  Yaw would change while flying forward or backwards.  The motors on the bottom would getting really hot.  Someone at the airfield that I fly at notice…Continue

Tags: down, upside, props, Y6

External Compass and PX4

Started this discussion. Last reply by Benjamin Sep 23, 2014. 1 Reply

Thought I'd share what I found while working with an external compass and PX4.When configuring the compass in the Mission Planner we have 4 options, 1 is "On Board APM", 1 is "External Compass", 1 is…Continue

Tags: PX4, Compass, External


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Brain-controlled aircraft Students control a helicopter in flight using only brain waves

Posted on June 5, 2013 at 9:30am 0 Comments

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Brain-controlled aircraft Students control a helicopter in flight using only brain waves

A remote controlled helicopter has been flown through a series of hoops around a college gymnasium in Minnesota. It sounds like your everyday student project; but there is one caveat: the helicopter was controlled using just the power of thought. The…



FAA gives Arlington, Texas police permission to use UAVs

Posted on March 22, 2013 at 8:30am 7 Comments

FAA gives Arlington, Texas police permission to use UAVs


Published 21 March 2013

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has given the Arlington (Texas) Police Department permission to use two small helicopter UAVs. The FAA did lay…


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At 8:23am on October 24, 2012,
Thomas J Coyle III

Hi Richard,

My apologies for not getting back to you sooner.

Unfortunately I have been very busy lately looking for contract work to supplement my retirement income and helping to support the ArduRover User Group.

Since you work in Davie during the week, maybe we could meet up at my place at the end of one of your work days?


Tom C

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