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[PIXHAWK MINI] Telemetry / Serial Port Setup

Started Oct 13, 2017 0 Replies

Hello,I am building a light weight foldable quad (550 size) with some options : telemetry, MavLink_FrSkySPort, 3 axis gimbal for the lightweight Runcam Split; based on a 3DR Pixhawk Mini.Thus I am…Continue

 

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MattMGN commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Vision of a full-automated farm drone system
"I am sure that Chris is already aware of farmers needs. For those who doubt, this article will help them understand his approach : https://www.expouav.com/news/latest/drones-will-become-boring-interview-3drs-chris-anderson/ 'Boring' yes…"
Dec 10, 2017
MattMGN replied to Christopher Harvey's discussion Disabled veteran with a patent pending drone system needs YOUR help please.
"It depends what kind of informations you want to get : Those sensors can be used directly on Pixhawk through firmware settings https://docs.px4.io/en/getting_started/sensor_selection.html https://pixhawk.org/peripherals/rangefinder If you want to…"
Dec 10, 2017
MattMGN replied to Christopher Harvey's discussion Disabled veteran with a patent pending drone system needs YOUR help please.
"The best combo and widely used is Pixhawk with Raspberry Pi as described here http://ardupilot.org/dev/docs/raspberry-pi-via-mavlink.html 'I need to be a coder to work either' --> You will need at least to understand linux…"
Dec 9, 2017
MattMGN replied to Christopher Harvey's discussion Disabled veteran with a patent pending drone system needs YOUR help please.
"You are right about Arduino : Both Arduino and Pixhawk/APM are based on microController Although companion boards such as RPi are based on microProcessor"
Dec 9, 2017
MattMGN replied to Christopher Harvey's discussion Disabled veteran with a patent pending drone system needs YOUR help please.
"Why you want to install Arduino in addition to Pixhawk ?  Caricaturing : Pixhawk is actually an Arduino, with low level capabilities for flight stabilization, but also supports high level commands through MAVLINK…"
Dec 9, 2017
MattMGN replied to Christopher Harvey's discussion Disabled veteran with a patent pending drone system needs YOUR help please.
"Their are plenty of Tx/Rx video system available, it only depends on range (and cost) you are expecting but also on quality and reliability. Some inputs you have to take into account : HD video = high quality, some delay in transmission VS Analogic…"
Dec 9, 2017
MattMGN replied to Christopher Harvey's discussion Disabled veteran with a patent pending drone system needs YOUR help please.
"If you want to compare several configurations you can use this site : https://www.ecalc.ch/xcoptercalc.php It will give you some info about flight time regarding motor, battery, propeller... 3520 T-Motors and 5000mAh 6s battery with…"
Dec 8, 2017
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[PIXHAWK MINI] Telemetry / Serial Port Setup

Hello,I am building a light weight foldable quad (550 size) with some options : telemetry, MavLink_FrSkySPort, 3 axis gimbal for the lightweight Runcam Split; based on a 3DR Pixhawk Mini.Thus I am wondering if it is possible to acces Serial2 port with this board, or something equivalent to Telem2 on its Pixhawk 1 brother.ThanksMatt..MavLink_FrSkySPortSee More
Oct 13, 2017
MattMGN commented on Emlid's blog post Major New Raspbian Stretch Release for Navio with ArduCopter-3.5 and ROS Kinetic
"Probably one of the best 'ready to go' FCU/ROS platform available.  Nice job "
Oct 10, 2017

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