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APM mini PRO on redundant dual power supply, confirm?

Started Oct 14, 2015 0 Replies

I stumble upon this threads at rcgroups.com here:http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/member.php?u=556090which claim it can run redundant…Continue

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David L. replied to Diven Parker's discussion Build or Buy
"I've been building lots of drones from various platform fpr many years but one thing i learned when it comes to multirotor better just buy it in complete package because its easy to acquire spare parts, community support, they already perfectly…"
Mar 17
David L. replied to Kalo's discussion Why syma X5 quadcopters use gear wheel to rotate propeller?
"I still have the V929 ladybug quad from year 2012 converted to FPV drone that uses the gearing spur to spin the prop, still running well after many year till today without any problem with no sign of wear and tear.  They can fly about 10~12…"
Mar 17
David L. left a comment for David L.
"Hi Robert, Thanks for the compliments and glad to hear you're building more on delta wing platform.  I'm just glad to share some experience so that miniature/fixed wing UAV can grow among communities of builders. Right now in progress…"
Mar 14
Robert Tilden left a comment for David L.
"David, Watched some of your videos on UAV Z-84 and read your webpage describing your build.  I've done FPV but not UAV.  After reading your post, I can't wait to get started.  Wings are the way to go.  For over 7 years…"
Mar 14
David L. replied to Phillip's discussion Parrot Disco fly away
Mar 10
David L. replied to Nicholas Matias's discussion Nasty Crash due to GoPro Wifi Interference ?
"Sound more like "brown out" issues.  Did you setup 'failsafe' should the receiver lost connection because if you did the plane should be able to RTH to base and loiter.  "Brown Out" condition happens when not…"
Mar 9
David L. posted a video

FPV Basher Rocksta micro crawler - Modern jungle adventures

The tiny ground FPV crawler is back again for another new but long dark adventures into places of unknown: evil composite snakes, concrete terrains, giants, ...
Jan 13
David L. commented on David L.'s blog post Rise of budget home build long range open source micro UAV
"Thanks guys, yeah Pixracer will be my next goal for ultra micro fix wing project soon. :)"
Jan 13
Stanley Anak Suab commented on David L.'s blog post Rise of budget home build long range open source micro UAV
"Nice bird David"
Jan 3
Johnatan commented on David L.'s blog post Rise of budget home build long range open source micro UAV
"If you like to run the latest version of the firmware, I strongly recommend you to get a Pixracer. It is amazing!"
Dec 29, 2016
David L. commented on David L.'s blog post Rise of budget home build long range open source micro UAV
"Oh btw i run on old mission planner on Windows that last works on V3.4.code."
Dec 29, 2016
David L. commented on David L.'s blog post Rise of budget home build long range open source micro UAV
"Thanks Hein, I did try upload latest Arduplane code but came out an error due to incompatible  with Mini Pro.  However to my surprise some other people in Rcgroups.com forum did manage to run beyond V3.4 arduplane code on Mini Pro.  I…"
Dec 29, 2016

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Hein du Plessis commented on David L.'s blog post Rise of budget home build long range open source micro UAV
"I've been following your videos for a while, great job. Can the APM Mini Pro run the latest Arduplane code?"
Dec 29, 2016
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Dec 25, 2016
David L. commented on David L.'s blog post Rise of budget home build long range open source micro UAV
"Thanks, still have more project to go and waiting for flight permit for more longer distance flight.  Everyone in the community trying their best to build efficient and cheaper UAV and longer range capability.   We're going under…"
Dec 25, 2016
Jon commented on David L.'s blog post Rise of budget home build long range open source micro UAV
"Just checked out the blog post, great write up. Thanks for posting"
Dec 24, 2016

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About Me:
Flying scale models, 3D aerobatic flight and FPV/UAV built as hobby. Like to build DIY stuff and some 3D designs related to R/C models. Enjoy working on open source Arduino based FC: APM 2.5/2.6, Multiwii/Multinano and anything small pint size boards.
Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest
I like to sit inside scale model planes cockpit and fly. Usually i like a smaller size unmanned platform below 1 meter wingpan weighted lightweight below 700gram and super lightweight multirotor that floats for everything that flies because its challenging and safer. My aim is build the smallest possible platform using existing and cheaper technology for everyone to enjoy. Sharing is caring.
Visit http://www.supermotoxl.com for my scale FPV setup and other R/C interest.
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The tropical island of the wind.

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Rise of budget home build long range open source micro UAV

Posted on December 24, 2016 at 12:00am 9 Comments

Hey i'm back, some good news!  After many years of community development, searching and building most efficient UAV for eco mission with less money to spent finally months of testing and much witnessed by our FPV and UAV community a new era of super portable size autonomous drone was born.  Its last flight was…

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At 12:52pm on March 14, 2017, Robert Tilden said…

David,

Watched some of your videos on UAV Z-84 and read your webpage describing your build.  I've done FPV but not UAV.  After reading your post, I can't wait to get started.  Wings are the way to go.  For over 7 years I've flown the Crash Test Hobby "Assassin" combat wing.  Recienty, I built the CTH "Scythe" a 27" wing that only weighs 1.3 oz for the EPP wings and elevons.  The one I've completed is 12.6 oz, but it is built for speed and crashes.  The next one I build will be light and slow for park flying.  Thanks to you, I may just go with the Z-84, lots less build involved.  And UAV is my goal for my next plane.  Just wanted to thank you for the inspiration.  Robert T.

At 6:16pm on March 14, 2017, David L. said…

Hi Robert,

Thanks for the compliments and glad to hear you're building more on delta wing platform.  I'm just glad to share some experience so that miniature/fixed wing UAV can grow among communities of builders. Right now in progress building high endurance flyer and also sub 250gram delta wing for this year 2017.  Stay tune. :)

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