I'm going to be speaking at the Wired UK conference in London on Oct 13 and they want to see an ArduCopter demo. I can't bring on with me. Are there any ArduCopter pilots in the London area who would like to do an (indoors) demo at the conference? I can get you free admission to the whole thing (plus you get to hang out…Continue
1) ArduCopter 2.0.40 is now live in the Mission Planner and for download. This is by far the best ArduCopter yet. You should see much better Altitude Hold, Loiter should stay in a 1m box, RTL should be an…Continue
This week's Meet the Developers series starts out with Roberto Navoni, who leads the Foxteam group in Italy that have been doing amazing things with multicopters. He's one of those guys who can do it all: hardware design, software, sensor analysis and business leadership. He is also one of the DIY Drones team members…Continue
I spend a gorgeous morning at the field with Jason Short testing code and tuning PIDs. He was focusing on ArduCopter 2.0.40 and I was just dialing in the PIDs for the HobbyKing Bixler, which is our current recommended platform for beginners.
I think I've got…Continue