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qGCS developer needed for long term casual contract

Started Jul 24, 2016 0 Replies

We require the services of an experienced developer who is thoroughly familiar with qGCS.The work is long term but casual, each task will be paid as fixed price, not hourly.If you have a year or more…Continue

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Arbutus commented on Chris Anderson's blog post New 3DR autopilot: Pixhawk Mini
"The FC only uses a few hundred mA.  The question is whether the power module can safely and continuously handle the peak current that the aircraft requires.   IMHO the Mini 10S power module is good for about 30A or put another way, a…"
Jul 23, 2017
Arbutus commented on Chris Anderson's blog post New 3DR autopilot: Pixhawk Mini
"The quoted ratings for most small electronics in this hobby are usually very exaggerated.    The 14awg wire used for the 10S power module is normally considered suitable for up to 10 amps.  The XT60 connector is considered appropriate…"
Jul 23, 2017
Arbutus replied to Marvin's discussion How to obtain Telemetry on Taranis from PixHawk mini in the group Telemetry for Quadcopters (pixhawk mini and X8R and Taranis Pro)
Mar 29, 2017
Arbutus replied to Peter Arnold's discussion Pixhawk Hex Take Off Stability problems in the group PIXHAWK
"Any updates Peter? I have an 1100 hex to maiden in the next few days -  8Kg (+3kg payload) 5008-330kv 18x5 props 3.3Kg max  50A ESCs 6S2P 20,000mAh Graphene I am very interested in your PID setup, particularly the solution to the takeoff…"
Mar 29, 2017
Arbutus commented on Chris Anderson's blog post New 3DR autopilot: Pixhawk Mini
"Well then the only way is to try it.  I'll report back."
Feb 15, 2017
Arbutus commented on Chris Anderson's blog post New 3DR autopilot: Pixhawk Mini
"Has anyone figured out how to connect the RFdesigns 900+ modems to the Mini?   The pinouts appear incompatible."
Feb 14, 2017
Arbutus replied to Joe Zamudio's discussion UAV expert needed
"Hello Joe, I am based in Vancouver, working with APM/Pixhawk/DJI A2/A3, LIDAR, BVLOS systems, etc.  Full electronics lab and CNC machine shop. Generally building large commercial aircraft. 40 years exp as a systems engineer. Interested in…"
Dec 30, 2016
Arbutus replied to MD Bucey's discussion 2.9 not finding local host on mac in the group UgCS
"From the help desk (thanks Anton) This is an upgrade from a previous version >>please remove all ugcs version from Application folder, find with Finder all ugcs folders at your Home folder and remove >>them too. Then you need to make a…"
Dec 29, 2016
Arbutus replied to MD Bucey's discussion 2.9 not finding local host on mac in the group UgCS
"Same problem after 2.10 upgrade on OSx 10.12.2 The service manager fails during startup due to a fatal SQL error and therefore ugcs client cannot start.  I have opened a support ticket about this. Log attached: 2016-12-22 10:49:55,711 INFO…"
Dec 22, 2016
Arbutus replied to Richard Evans's discussion Self tightening quick release prop adapters - Confusion about CW/CCW
"I have made contact with T-Motor and they are aware of the error. Hopefully the documentation will be corrected soon."
Nov 23, 2016
Arbutus replied to Charles Wood's discussion New Pixhawk Mini from 3DR in the group PIXHAWK
"This is the eMail I received today: Thank you for pre-ordering our next generation flight controller, Pixhawk Mini.  We want to ensure that you have the best experience possible.  With that, we have delayed shipment of Pixhawk Mini so…"
Nov 21, 2016
Arbutus replied to Dave Shrader's discussion Which Outdoor Ultrasonic Sensor to Use with APM 2.5?
"Is there an updated page link for this sensor?"
Nov 21, 2016
Arbutus replied to Richard Evans's discussion Self tightening quick release prop adapters - Confusion about CW/CCW
"Happened to me a few minutes ago, bench testing a U-11 and a 29" three bladed prop ($420 each!) I was not thinking and blindly followed instructions - as the OP stated the documentation is completely incorrect. The motor was running at 50%…"
Nov 18, 2016
Arbutus replied to Simon Barbarasch's discussion something similar to dji spreadwings s900
"eCalc is a great place to start. The thrust/power calcs are quite a bit off if I compare the computed values compared with real, measured values. eCalc is usually conservative, but it relies on manufacturer's marketing data, not real-life…"
Nov 14, 2016
Arbutus replied to Simon Barbarasch's discussion something similar to dji spreadwings s900
"I have designs to suit, but as I said please PM."
Nov 14, 2016
Arbutus replied to Simon Barbarasch's discussion something similar to dji spreadwings s900
"A reliable frame, motors, props, pixhawk, gimbal, batteries etc - - around $2500 for a professional grade system"
Nov 14, 2016

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Electronic, mechanical, prototyping Engineer. 35+ years exp. MicroControllers, embedded systems, RF, WiFi, CNC, CNC robots, Arduino, RaspberryPi, Linux, MAC, CAT5 Shield, CATkit shield, H1100, H950, H690, Q650, Q500, BMMCC Pro Gimbal
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500-1100 class, commercial surveying systems including NIR, FLIR, HD 4K, custom airframes, gimbals, electronics, BigBird H1100 surveyor. http://highcee.com
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