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Dual Servo Ailerons and Pixhawk?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steven McAdam Aug 7, 2014. 4 Replies

I am currently installing the Pixhawk in a fixed wing dual servo aileron plane (one servo for each aileron).  Is it okay to just mix the two servos through the Pixhawk and leave my controller alone.…Continue

Tags: pixhawk, dual, servo, aileron

Landing in Stabilize Mode

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tom Mahood Jul 29, 2014. 3 Replies

Has anyone had experience landing in stabilize mode while flying a fixed wing aircraft?  The reason for the question is that it seems stabilize mode may assist in both approach and landing.Continue

Tags: pixhawk, mode, stabilize, landing

Joystick in Mission Planner?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Monti Sep 16, 2014. 3 Replies

Has anyone successfully used a joystick connected through the Mission Planner?  If so what kind of delay is experienced, in particular as it pertains to fixed wing aircraft?  Is it necessary to…Continue

Tags: controller, xbee, 3dr, pixhawk, playstation

Digital Airspeed Sensor Needed?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Nur M Fadhli @AhLee Aug 20, 2016. 3 Replies

Can anyone explain exactly why there is a need for an airspeed sensor with the Pixhawk if autonomous landing/takeoff and flight close to stall speed is not necessary?Continue

Tags: speed, gps, ground, pixhawk, airspeed


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Interested in the development of UAVs for commercial applications.
Des Plaines, IL

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