I'd like to achieve the Solo Cable Cam effect with my 3DR Y6 running APM2.6.I'd like to fly backwards beside a road and yaw the copter to film a car as it approaches and passes me. It's all quite low…Continue
I've got a Cyclops EPO that I'm setting up with a view to attempting a 200km flight (lovely plane, I'm sure it's capable of it), but I've crashed it twice out of three outings, and I've got no idea…Continue
Hi, I've just maidened my 3DR Y6 into the ground, and I'm not sure why. (This is my first multirotor, I've flown a trad heli and fixed wing up until now.)I got it light on the skids for a moment then…Continue
Hi, I've just had a flight where my airspeed was way out, it was as much as 15m/s or 50km/hr less than the groundspeed on a very calm day.Can anyone help me work out if it is a leak, a sensor error,…Continue
This fire in my home town is suspected to have been started by a LiPo. (Though that hasn't yet been confirmed by the fire investigation authorities.)
"A neighbour, who didn’t want to be named, says Les is a member of the Nelson Model Aero Club."
Thankfully the occupants are both safe, and fully insured, but boy they were lucky to get out alive.…Continue
Last month I detailed my plans and preparation for an attempt at a 100km flight in a blog here.
Well yesterday the weather was ideal and my preparations (nearly) complete so I went for it and achieved a flight distance of 126km in a time of 2 hr 46 min 40 sec.
I can't attach my log file here because it's too big. It's 15MB and there's a 7MB limit. Any ideas how I…