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Sneak Preview of next firmware revision?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Garrick Merrill Mar 9, 2012. 5 Replies

I am posting this hoping to give some mouthwatering to all you Multicopter addicts!The DEV Team is working really hard to get up with a new release of the current Arducopter.I was brave enough…Continue

Tags: DCM, hexa, quad, arducopter, sneak preview

Jdrones ESC programming and settings.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Greg Feb 2, 2013. 8 Replies

Hello, I was wondering if the JDrones ESC's are compatible with the turnigy programming card. It looks like they are (I have successfully connected the esc and read the settings), but just wondering…Continue

Some considerations about SIMPLE feature. And why you shouldn't use it for recovery

Started this discussion. Last reply by Michal Rusina Oct 3, 2011. 7 Replies

I am a bit concerned about the energy spent and fuss about the Simple feature, so I will post my considerations, hoping it will help someone understand better this feature. The simple mode (feature)…Continue

Bug in 2.0.45 - get_throttle was not declared in this scope.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jason Short Sep 25, 2011. 1 Reply

The 2.0.45 in download area has a  bug.If you compile with # define CH7_OPTION CH7_FLIP in apm_config.h you get this error: ArduCopter.cpp: In function 'void roll_flip()':flip:62: error:…Continue


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Started as a ArdupilotMega follower, I now help the port of the great APM firmware to the VRBRAIN hardware by VirtualRobotix.

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Testing X8 configuration without two propellers

Posted on March 17, 2014 at 5:04am 10 Comments

Yesterday I had a few tests with our Tiger Shark in Octa Quad configuration.

The tests were made to see how the copter would cope the loss of one or two propellers.



Obviously the test was in a ideal condition where the propeller just loosens and falls off the Octo.

The test…


VirtualRobotix new products revealed

Posted on December 11, 2013 at 6:00am 10 Comments


It is with great pleasure that we are able to present the result of our latest work.

In the last 4 months we designed, built and tested 2 frames and 2 Gimbals.

This is just a preview of these new products, production will start in the next month and pre-orders are available through our freshly re-designed web site …


The future of UAVs is...

Posted on January 27, 2013 at 3:30am 9 Comments

Some GPS artistic drawings...

 Hehe, just a teaser for my yesterday's tests on VRBRAIN with latest 2.9 firmware! VRBRAIN uses the powerful ARM STM32F4 CPU and runs with the actual 2.9 firmware codebase.…


FPV on holiday

Posted on June 25, 2012 at 8:29am 6 Comments

My wife was nice enough to let me bring my quad and FPV gear on vacation :)

This is the result.


Had dozens flights using Multipilot32 with MPU6000 and latest ported Arducopter32 2.6 firmware.

Unfortunately the quad had some vibration problems and wind was always quite strong.

I think it's time to change motors and frame....

Had a lot of fun. This…


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