Aaron Chadd
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Aaron Chadd's Discussions

Schematics and parts list for APM 2.6?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard (DK) Aug 12, 2014. 2 Replies

Hi everyone,  I am working on a few projects that use the APM 2.6 and am in need of any schematics and components list if available. If anyone has links to what im looking for it would be greatly…Continue

Auto Tune Freakout.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Aaron Chadd Apr 30, 2014. 5 Replies

So I was test flying the X8 octo today and doing some auto tuning. In the process, it suddenly jerked to the left roll and weaved on pitch. As if it was starting to freak out. In turn caused me to…Continue


Started this discussion. Last reply by OG Mar 13, 2014. 3 Replies

Building an x8 octo copter. Anyone have any suggestions on the type of motor (Brand and KV) type of props? (12in / 14in ) that would work best on a 380mm airframe running a 5500 mha batt in the…Continue

Basic Motor question.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Pursifull Feb 15, 2014. 1 Reply

I am looking at various motor types for a new airframe that I am working on, and just want to get feedback on the KV level.Usually I run 1000 kv motors but I am seeing on a couple of motor suppliers…Continue


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About Me:
CEO of Sencorp ltd. Based in Auckland New Zealand. Sencorp is an applied science company with several divisions that include ;
Hardware development with software integration.
Media development applications.
Solution based research and development.
UAV construction and design.

In 2013 the UAV/Drone division took shape in an area of the world that is listed as one of the most UAV friendly countries in the world. New Zealand.
Over the past years SenCorp has dedicated 90% of its research and development on UAV technology, applications, and fluid trends that surround the growing drone industry. Following legislation in various countries, and analyzing end user need and demand for UAV technology.
I am the head of research and development and welcome others making advancements in improving UAV technology, in partnerships and collaborations.
Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest
Have spent the well part of over two years focusing on UAV technology and drone development.

Aaron Chadd's Blog

First in the line.

Posted on August 27, 2015 at 3:42am 7 Comments

Over the past few years my company has been experimenting with various types of UAV hardware. We have developed six versions of drones using off the shelf air frames and have tested several types of flight controllers.

 Each has had its pro's and cons and a lot of data has been collected in the past 24 months. We have built UAV's for customers providing custom built aircraft for everything from professional…


Giving the APM visual intelligence..

Posted on January 2, 2014 at 12:30am 13 Comments

Want to get behind something for a great KICK STARTER project that will make the world of drones leap forward on a whole new scale? Have a look at this. Been working on this, so to see how this plays out, is bloody…


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