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Ublox GPS questions

Hi guys,

I've been waiting for the Ublox GPS to come back in stock at sprakfun but that seems to be taking ages.

What's new on the Ublox GPS, is DIYdrones taking up the Ublox GPS in store together with the antenna? Or should we wait untill sparkfun has them back in stock?

I also read somewhere that Jordi is making some kind of gizmo adapter in a way that non-pros' can use the Ublox as well without the fiddly soldering job? Not that it will be a big… Continue

Added by JvdB on August 3, 2009 at 12:40am — 8 Comments

Slightly of topic: ArduPilot for RTL recovery by steerable parachute???

I’m completely new to this and a complete no-know about electronics but I have a few questions not related to a typical UAV.

For reference and typical for 2 stage recovery.

I launch rockets in The Netherlands and as a side project I want the rocket to be recovered by a steerable parachute and returned to a fixed waypoint. Preferable this waypoint would be right next to the launch pad. Basically the return-to-launch (RTL) feature… Continue

Added by JvdB on February 5, 2009 at 9:30am — 18 Comments


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