I just upgraded my tricopter from 3.2.1 to 3.3 and got bit by the reversed servo bug. As those of you with tricopters know, there has been a variable called RC7_REV which you can use to ensure the…Continue
I'm interested in replacing the stock Pixhawk piezo buzzer with something smaller but after a lot of time looking, I can't seem to find any specs on it. The schematics on the Pixhawk.org website show…Continue
I'm interested in imaging a possible archaeological site located along the spine of a fairly steep descending ridgeline and am looking for advice on how to approach the imaging. At the very least I'd…Continue
I've been using a Canon SX230 HS on multicopters for mapping and vertical imaging. I think it does a great job and takes fantastic pictures....but it's heavy! At 220 grams it seriously shortens…Continue
The Orange County Register has just published a slide show of 50 aerial shots taken over Orange County, California from an unspecified quadcopter. While they are beautiful and very nicely done, quite a few are counter to FAA guidelines. Some are just downright boneheaded (Flying over freeways? Really??).
There are a number of…Continue
...Or so says the Joint Regional Intelligence Center. JRIC is yet another anti-terrorist agency most people have never heard of and is comprised of the Feds and law enforcement agencies in the counties of Southern California. The following single page information bulletin was sent out to JRIC's member agencies on August 27,…Continue