We haven't heard too much from Trent@MyGeekShow since he restructured his time late last year. He has however just uploaded a video outlining some exciting news.
These new professionally-built 4S packs are based on Panasonic's …Continue
The Queensland University of Technology are employing drones to assist in monitoring Koala population and distribution. This is important work that could help to improve our understanding of this…Continue
I noticed this article on The Epoch Time and was concerned by what I saw. Please note - I am an experienced drone enthusiast and the statements…Continue
Night flying small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles are set to deliver a brand new perspective of Sydney's fireworks spectacular later on this evening.
The Australian Broadcasting Association will be using two sRPAS to assist in the live coverage of Sydney's world famous New Years Eve celebration.
Australian Telecommunications company Telstra will also be flying a…Continue
The DreamQii team closed out their hugely successful Plexidrone campaign on Indiegogo just a few days ago after passing the big $1million milestone and reaching all it's planned stretch goals - unlocking upgrades including a heavy lift X8 conversion and heavier pro focused gimbal designed for larger mirrorless imaging devices.…Continue
Australia & New Zealand's favourite electronics retailer and specialist supplier to the electronic engineering community, Jaycar Electronics, just uploaded a few videos showing the latest addition to their extensive product range - The…Continue
The Plexidrone launched on Indiegogo at the beginning of October and successfully cruised past it's initial funding goal of $100k within the first week of it's campaign. Like all successfully crowdfunded drone campaigners, the DreamQii team have been quite creative…Continue
Trent has just posted an update video explaining his recent absence from the online scene, identifying the fact that his shop is now back online and hinting at things come from MyGeekShow over the coming weeks.
Clearly he has been through the ringer these last few months, but appears to have returned fully charged (pun intended), and raring to get back into…Continue
"Remember, MyGeekShow has always been about failure, learning from it and making progress"Continue
This is an update on my earlier mishap.... (NOTE - For those who do not wish to subject themselves to a double helping of my long winded posts... basically, I built a really nice APM powered quad from a non working IdeaFly IFLY4 back in march, which I then…Continue
Back in early January I was tasked with the duty of delivering my recently quadrupley bypassed father to my aunty's house down on the south coast of New South Wales for some much needed rest and relaxation. As it happens, the quiet sleepy town of Moruya, in which my aunty resides, is also home to Hobby King's Australia based warehouse. Not being one to pass on an opportunity…Continue
Energy Density of up to 0.65-0.8Wh per gram. Very Exciting!
Excerpt from Manufacturer's Website
AEROPAK is an ultra-light power supply enabled by fuel cells, designed to increase flight endurance for small electric Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). It uses an on-demand…Continue
I recently rebuilt my mini quad with a new camera, modified ESCs, custom wiring harness and a few other minor tweaks designed to make it neater and less messy. Initially I had just knocked this frame together a selection parts to make it fly. Even on the stock KK settings (latest update) it flew reasonably well, however there were a few problems and obvious areas where…Continue
First soft landing on the moon in 37 years. Exciting stuff!
Excerpt from abc.net.au
A space module carrying China's first lunar rover has landed on the moon, marking a major step for the country's ambitious…Continue
I have created a number of extra scale models to aid me in the design process. Links to design files (skp) are below for use by all. From left to right:
1. RFD900 (Sample kindly provided by Seppo for modelling purposes - and delivered overnight.. just…Continue
I have been working on a new airframe over recent weeks and wanted to replace the rather abstract 66 x 35mm box used to represent the APM 2.5 board with something a little more detailed and accurate. My search for an existing model found nothing I could use, so a few hours later this is what I came up with.
In line with the spirit of open source, I…Continue
All Items - Unpacked…Continue