yes, you have to use Adafruit adapter. Sparkfun does not support the current rate demand of those Xbees.
I guess DIYdrones works well too, but I never tried it.
This is my comment at bottom of page #3 of my instructions:
>There is the…"
"Thank you Johann and Ricardo.
I follow your guide everything But now it still not work and result as the same.
now i have one question about Xbee Adapter that connect to APM Shield It must be
XtreamBee Board or Adrafuit ???.
Hi newbie need some help.I have XBee Pro 900 RPSMA for ground and Arducopter from spark fun both(sku: WRL-09099). When i'm push test/query it showModem type = XBP09-DMModem firmware version = 8044then in Modem config I have writeModem : XBP09-DMFunction : XBEE-Pro DIGIMESH 900But in Ardu IDE Serial Monitor not show anything but scroll is running like set wrong buad rate and in terminal of X-CTU it show only ............. I'm sure to config true buad rate for both. I'm try to write XBP09-DP and…See More
"need advice please,
I have paid for ArduCopter Quad v1.0 KIT, Frame KIT Only (No Flight Electronics) in fahpah.but i don't see it will start shipping in mid december. I just want only frame kit because i already have ardrupilot mega board. and…"
i recently recieved arduipilot and arduino imu shield and i already soldering it together, i plug the USB and can saw the message from board. i wish like see the raw PWM values which function i should call. plase give me some example. thank…"
Thank you very much for your help.
I have follow your link and I found it is tons of data to build Adrucopter.
I have read your profile and very glad. That you have stay in Bangkok Thailand.
Because I'm a thai people and live in…"
"Hi everybody.I need help please
first I'm new to this site and sorry with my english it not well.
I have brought -ArduPilot Mega IMU Shield/OilPan V1.4- from diydrones and i got it 2 day ago I'm try to find datasheet,use info and…"