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APM 2.5 + UBlox GPS - No Fix issue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Simon Oct 23, 2013. 2 Replies

Hi. I have had the Ublox + APM 2.5 combo for a little while - and has been working great...until now. I haven't used the machine for a few months (winter) and have just taken it out of the storage…Continue

Is there a trick to leveling these days?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sebastian K Mar 7, 2013. 5 Replies

Can not get my artificial horizon to level in the Mission Planner anymore.I have carried out the "Accelerometer Calibration" in the "Configuration>ArduCopter Level" section of Mission Planner and…Continue

REQUEST: Setting failsafe video

Started this discussion. Last reply by William Jun 11, 2013. 1 Reply

Is anyone out there able to make a (hopefully) brief video demonstrating how to set failsafe please? It would be most helpful and appreciated.Continue

Pulsing of motors

Started this discussion. Last reply by Simon Aug 23, 2012. 1 Reply

Hello. I was wondering if anyone may have some suggestions for tuning this machine. I have attached a video in which you can hear how the motors are behaving. Once I switch modes from stabilise to…Continue


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UAV's and shark spotting - a case study

Posted on February 27, 2014 at 12:00am 21 Comments

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James Masterton has been experimenting with UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) off the Perth coastline to see if they might help spot sharks. Here he shares his experiences and provides some clues as to what now needs to be done if UAVs could be part of the…


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