Recently myself and some of my colleagues were interviewed for the online news outlet Quartz, regarding the RC multicopters that I have been building. Beyond the fun of building and flying the rigs on my own time, we have been experimenting with it in gathering video…Continue
For those of you who may not have seen it yet, Circuits.io and Autodesk released an online tool to design and test circuits.
It allows you to create a virtual environment using breadboards, Arduinos, and plenty more. Then you can simulate the project right in your browser window. You can even work on the coding collaboratively like you would with…Continue
In my last post, I mentioned that I was working on replacing the square aluminum arms with round carbon fiber ones. I am back to say that it works!
I was having a little trouble with the PDB, but I finally figured out how to get all of the cabling into the body without leaving cable spilling out everywhere.…Continue
After reading another conversation here about adding round tube arms to an Arducopter, it got me thinking: first, can I non-destructively accomplish this, and second what would be the impact to its weight and flight abilities.
I began by finding some round arms and mounts that might work, and went with a set from a Talon HEX. I got the arms, the arm…Continue