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Arduplane spins and crashes

Started this discussion. Last reply by sixtimesseven Apr 9, 2015. 3 Replies

HiToday I had a crash with my x8 which worked fine for at least 20+ flights. After the automatic bungee launch the plane climbed (step but as desired), I then decidedto switch back to fbwa. Then the…Continue

Tags: ubec, crash, spin, skywalker, X8

CH6 Tuning for Arduplane

Started this discussion. Last reply by iskess Aug 1, 2014. 2 Replies

Hi Having started with Arduplane after Arducopter I immediately wondered why there is no CH6 PID tuning option in the plane software? At least, it is not selectable in the PID config. tab of the MP…Continue

Tags: tuning, PDI, CH6

Bixler crash / strange dataflash logs, help appreciated!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dave Smith Jul 11, 2014. 1 Reply

HiI had some sort of a crash today with my trusted Bixler 1.1. Normally I test all kinds of new software and hardware on this poor plane and neither it nor the APM let me down so far.But today all…Continue

Headtracker over Mavlink possible?

Started this discussion. Last reply by sixtimesseven Dec 21, 2013. 1 Reply

Hi there!I`m trying to build a MAVlink based head tracker TX, because I think the unused RC outputs RC_Out 5-8 and A9 / A10 / A11 would be a cheap and easy option!What`s missing is a MAVlink command…Continue

Tags: arduino, groundstation, tracker, head, telemetrie


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DroTek releases DroPix flight controller

Posted on July 25, 2014 at 4:00am 24 Comments

Just received the newsletter that DroTek is finally ready to release it`s Pixhawk compatible flight controller made in France! So no more NSA style regulation from our "friends" and no more DF-13 connectors ;-) They release a hole bunch of modules as well, for example a neo-7 GPS... 

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MinimOSD based groundstation

Posted on July 12, 2014 at 4:30am 6 Comments

I have been looking into the possibility to operate an antenna tracker with the APM software and found that the only options are the ground stations or a laptop + missionPlanner + a servo…


Aerodynamic FPV Bixler (v1.1) with APM 2.5

Posted on January 3, 2014 at 9:00pm 18 Comments

Hi there

Just a quick post of my Bixler v1.1 build and some mods I`ve done in the last weeks! The main goal was to fit in an APM 2.5 and a MinimOSD / Telemetry as well as the GPS, the FPV gear and all the standart RC gear "inside" the plane in an attempt to make this plane more aerodynamic. I didn`t see this setup so far, so I thought somebody might find it useful / has any suggestions.

The camera, the 5.8gHz TX and the MinimOSD are protected under the cockpit…


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