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check out our thermal camera on one of the custom endurance builds.
We were able to improve the video quality significantly and it looks very smooth with gimbal stabilization.
It it able to show warm bodies on the ground from few hundred feet up.
We are selling this complete thermal kit…
It’s amazing how many variations of hybrid VTOL systems are already out there, and it is even more amazing to see them fly with fully functional autopilots.…Continue
XUAV (HOOAH aviation technology LTD) latest EPO FPV/Survey model is the "Clouds". Here a quick overview and unboxing video, with some comparison with their Talon flagship model.
Added by Hugues on December 29, 2016 at 12:48pm — No Comments
Here a shared review of a quite cute and tiny FPV quad, the QX90.
It was unfortunately delivered to me with a built in DSM type receiver so I could not use it with my Taranis radio.
I therefore modded the electronics with another tiny board that is incredible : it integrates a F3 flight controller with all bells…Continue
Hi! After my successful first project a friend of mine asked me to modify my design for night flying with a built-in IR LED. We worked together on…
One of the most interesting uses for drones is often overlooked: producing energy.
Yes, drones can produce energy. So much so that companies like Google, Shell and E.ON bet on drones to become major producers of energy in the…Continue
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First - You need a lot of light bulbs:
A friend sent me this and it seemed perfect for a little Christmas cheer.
At UAVenture we’ve been using the uLanding Lite from Aerotenna for a few months now as part of our crop spraying development work. The uLanding is a lightweight (60g), sealed radar based distance sensor with about 30m range and a fast 500Hz update rate making it ideal for low…Continue
Added by Simon Wilks on December 27, 2016 at 1:53pm — No Comments
Great update from Victor Mayoral on ROS 2.0 progress and the further integration of the Dronecode/PX4 stack and ROS
ROS 2.0 native…
Added by Chris Anderson on December 27, 2016 at 8:40am — No Comments
When we started to work on our gimbals we focused to create a solution for commercial and industrial applications. As a drone platform we always give preference to bigger drones with 6 or 8 motors, which have a few advantages comparing to their smaller «brothers».
First of all in most cases they can…Continue
With new laws and restrictions hitting the airspace due to the spike in drone ownership, you are now required to “register” your aircraft. Don’t be intimidated. That word makes it seem so much worse than it is, but it’s actually very simple! As long as you’re just flying for fun (not for…Continue
In Guyana, where forests cover over 80 percent of the country, the threat of illegal logging is ever present. A lot of the time, it’s hard to even know if it’s happening. That’s in part because the country’s population is so small, just 735,000 people to keep watch on 83,000…
Hey i'm back, some good news! After many years of community development, searching and building most efficient UAV for eco mission with less money to spent finally months of testing and much witnessed by our FPV and UAV community a new era of super portable size autonomous drone was born. Its last flight was covering at 72.6km in 90 minutes in stormy wet weather. The mini…Continue
Great news from the APM:Rover team. That's the code we use for our autonomous go-kart (above)
APM:Rover Release 3.1.0, 22 December 2016
The ArduPilot development team is proud to announce the release of version 3.1.0 of APM:Rover. This is a…
Check out our custom Solo with integrated thermal camera based on Flir Lepton sensor. The output is a split screen with thermal image on the left and RGB on the right. You can record the video on your mobile device that you using as a screen on the remote.
It is available for purchase on our…Continue
The Amazon is home to thousands of local indigenous communities spread across very remote areas. As a result, these sparsely populated peoples rarely have reliable access to essential medicines and public health services. Local doctors in the region report an average of 45 snakebites per month and no rapid access to anti-venom…Continue
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