Hello,this is Haley greeting from Tersus GNSS Inc. in China.
Recently we've finished testing of BX306 GNSS RTK Board for plant protection UAV in China. Our customer choose one BX306 board as Base and two BX306 boards as Rover in UAV. They mainly test the RTL(Return to Launch) function this time, the difference of…Continue
Added by Haley Hu on July 31, 2018 at 11:00pm — No Comments
This might be the future of human transport.
The Ehang 184 is the first of many manned autonomous vehicles and it runs on Lipo like most UAV. They are great but they also weight too much for a long endurance flight compared to their energy capacity, indeed the time this vehicle can fly is only 22 minutes per charge.
This is of course not suitable for a…Continue
By changing the CNN of my previous post CNN (1) into a multi-classification CNN (fly, go left, go right, stop) and adding an appropriate multi-thread python dronekit script, my drone…Continue
Honda released the video featuring their new Civic Type R car in a mixed reality race of a professional car racer against a video gamer! The race between real-world Honda Civic R and Forza Motorsport 7 version was arranged by UNIT9, the…Continue
Added by Dmitriy Ershov on July 30, 2018 at 11:30am — No Comments
We are now sizing our medium aerial platform down, to get a cheaper product with an awesome flight autonomy.
It can be equipped with both DJI N3 or Pixhawk flight controller.
16" props are used for this smaller quadcopter.
To pre-order one and get it in 60 days click here …Continue
On the sixth installment of my project log, I finally get some test flights off with the flight controller i started to make from an arduino 101.
Up until this point, we barely had the aircraft gliding. This week I decided to add some methods, and cruicial parts to the aircraft that make it behave more like an actual aircraft, and…Continue
Today, UAV Components introduced the Micronav, a dynamic ground control platform that enables developers and producers to improve the reliability and professional experience of their robotic solutions.
To meet the high market demand for a smaller ground control station, the Micronav offers a flexible and rugged performance in a…Continue
This was inspired by @John Hestness's comment in my last blog:
"Can a pentacopter survive the loss of one motor?"
I thought it sounded like a very interesting idea so I tried it during the weekend. Short answer: it depends on…Continue
Sky-Drones prioritizes and always strives to enhance the safety of UAV operations - for this reason we integrated AirMap…Continue
Added by Kirill on July 23, 2018 at 7:42am — No Comments
I'd like to share a project I've been busy with for the past months. It's a lightweight, small size quadcopter built for long flight time. The AUW of the quad is 85g, and uses geared propulsion with micro DC motors. Controlled by a F4 brushed flight controller, and using a 300mah 2S lipo battery. With this configuration it achieves around 10 mins flight time, which could be further increased with a redesign of some structural parts focusing further on…Continue
A step-by-step guide to building my own pentacopter:
Everything (software and hardware) is open-sourced and publicly available.
I would like to share a recent project that I found on the internet, such a nice design these guys made with carbon fiber body. I wonder if they are using pixhawk 2.1? lol
It looks so light flying!
Does it seem to be a combo design using a vtol vehicle with helium inside?l What do you guys…Continue
Having now worked for a few years on the development of the Raptor drone series I thought I share some thoughts on the design process and impact this has on performance.Continue
All in all the JJRC Quadcopter Drone is a very robust, stable flyer. Changing the direction the Quadcopter is pointing towards (the yaw rate) is not spectacular in low rates but is quite acceptable in the top 100% mode. However when flying in this mode be aware any sharp…Continue
Added by Jack on July 17, 2018 at 7:30am — No Comments
Sky Eye-T50 is a 3-axis high stabilized gimbal with thermal camera.The thermal camera is with 640*480 resolution,25HZ,allows you to detect targets in the night or low visibile conditions,and provides you with priceless information.Furthere more,the thermal camera comes with a 50mm lens,which will enable you to get very clear thermal image…Continue
Added by yangdaonline on July 17, 2018 at 2:24am — No Comments
We have a new Android based fully rugged ground control station format for some serious UAV/USV work. We’ve been calling it simply the RHH, and it was developed with extensive modularity in mind from scratch. As the supporting and enthusiastic community of DIYdrones looks more and more like the primary meeting place of professional unmanned platform developers, rather than just…Continue
We are pleased to announce our latest development: SokilLink!
It is a complex both software and hardware solution for Mavlink-powered autopilots.
In short, our solution will allow you to build a modern drone with features available only in leading products. Main features…
PRE-RELEASE AVAILABLE NOW
Capture. Analyze. Act. Drone mapping for precision agriculture:
• Aero Hawk Maps 2D is the best software tool available in the market for multi bandpass filters with narrow bandwidths. • The calculation of 52 vegetation indexes is made possible through a fast an accurate map projected interface. • The image stitching…
Added by Aero Hawk on July 10, 2018 at 12:36pm — No Comments
We just announced the launch of our third annual Drone Market Sector Research survey, which promises to be its most comprehensive study of drone market trends and usage to date. The online portion of this research seeks…Continue