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Pixhawk 2.0 Cube

Started Nov 25, 2016 0 Replies

Brand new Pixhawk 2.0 Cube pulled from a 3DR Solo.$100 shipped in the CONUS.Continue

Brand New Genuine 3DR Telemetry Module V2 and Bluetooth Bridge

Started this discussion. Last reply by healthyfatboy Mar 2, 2016. 1 Reply

I have a brand new, genuine 3DR V2 telemetry module for sale along with a used Event38 Bluetooth Bridge so you can connect to your UAV through Bluetooth using your Android or PC.The 3DR telemetry…Continue

Compassmot issues using CLI and MP

Started this discussion. Last reply by healthyfatboy Aug 2, 2014. 1 Reply

My setup:TBS Disco with a Pixhawk3DR GPS/compass combo3DR Power Module running a 4S systemV1 3DR Air telemetry module connected to Telem1Teensy 3.1 connected to Telem2 going to FrSky X8R for…Continue

For Sale: Event38 Bluetooth Bridge Telemetry (915MHz)

Started this discussion. Last reply by healthyfatboy Jul 23, 2014. 1 Reply

I have a like new Bluetooth Bridge telemetry setup for sale. Instead of using an OTG USB adapter to connect your 3DR telemetry radio, you can connect wirelessly through Bluetooth to your Android…Continue

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Fotokite Phi Tethered Quadrotor on IndieGoGo

Posted on August 27, 2015 at 5:37am 6 Comments

Looks really interesting! I like the fact that it gives accountability as to who is using it, seems relatively safe given the prop guards and the flexible props, and at least there won't be any flyaways! This was done by some guys that worked in ETH Zurich's lab.

Here's the IndieGoGo link.…



Ground/Air Drone Delivery

Posted on August 26, 2014 at 6:17pm 7 Comments

With all this talk about Amazon and other less serious drone delivery concepts out there, there has been a large amount of discussion regarding the feasibility of delivering a package via drone for same day delivery or general delivery. While I don't think this is really all that feasible from a logistical or safety point of view, the…



Ground Based OSD

Posted on March 23, 2012 at 9:07pm 10 Comments

So after reading through the comments on this post, it got me thinking about the possibility of using the MinimOSD, or soon to be released jDrones MiniOSD, on the ground to have one less item up in the air. The appeal of keeping the aircraft light and a little less expensive, in the case of a flyaway…



Inexpensive Thermal Camera

Posted on March 22, 2011 at 6:09pm 6 Comments

I don't know how useful this would be but I thought it would be something that could be attached to a quadrotor to do some thermal analysis for a home to determine how to increase the efficiency of the heating and cooling systems by reducing the losses around windows and doors.

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