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    Chasing Helium Balloons With Quadcopter

    Thread Starter: rclifeon


    One of my friends and I brought our 250 FPV racers and started chasing helium balloons, and it turned out to be way too much fun!

    Last Post By: allanGEE 11-23-2015, 02:30 PM Go to last post

    Aerial videos of fortresses, churches and landscapes

    Thread Starter: AerialExplorer

    Hey everyone,

    So I have been working long and hard all summer to perfect my drone for capturing aerial video and here is some of the shots

    Last Post By: AerialExplorer Yesterday, 12:07 PM Go to last post

    FPV Wilderness Hoon

    Thread Starter: JAB1a

    Hi All,
    Here is a quick flight at a friends place. The location is beautiful and has sat untouched for many years which means there is an adventure

    Last Post By: JAB1a 11-06-2015, 04:50 PM Go to last post

    Flying My Aeroquad Quadcopter at Arabia Mountain, Georgia, USA

    Thread Starter: dsmavis

    Flying my home-built Aeroquad quadcopter at Arabia Mountain.

    Arabia Mountain is part of the Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve,

    Last Post By: dsmavis 10-26-2015, 02:37 AM Go to last post

    Using POI with DJI P3 pro

    Thread Starter: antiguogrumete

    Interesting feature, simple to use

    Last Post By: antiguogrumete 10-24-2015, 06:41 PM Go to last post

    FPV Evening Bails

    Thread Starter: JAB1a

    Hi All,
    After a long day at work it was time to wind down and have a nice relaxing flight among the freshly cut bails of ferns, no thrills just

    Last Post By: dsmavis 10-26-2015, 06:29 PM Go to last post

    Marina Flight

    Thread Starter: antiguogrumete

    Flight over the sea…

    DJI P3 pro

    Last Post By: antiguogrumete 10-17-2015, 12:31 PM Go to last post

    Horizon Hobby UK Air Meet 2015

    Thread Starter: JAB1a

    Hi All,

    Here is a mashup of footage taken over three days while at the Horizon Hobby UK Air Meet 2015. The course was designed and setup

    Last Post By: JAB1a 10-16-2015, 06:56 PM Go to last post

    FPV Agility flying at the old Paper Mill

    Thread Starter: JAB1a

    Hi All,
    This is my second visit to this wonderful site. The remains of the Danescombe Valley Papermill make for some of the most fun FPV agility

    Last Post By: JAB1a 09-25-2015, 04:37 PM Go to last post
  • Latest User Build Logs


    DreadBiscuit's Aeroquad Build Log--FINALLY

    I see you are using Zippy batteries.....are they good? what is your experience with them? i see them quite heavy but your structure looks similar to the

    zeesh1979 11-24-2015, 01:00 PM Go to last post

    My first quad

    I have been working on my first quad for some time now and thought I would post what I have done so far.

    Trying something different here

    bstrong73048 07-14-2015, 04:22 PM Go to last post

    280mm H FPV Racer

    Such a clean build... how much is this running you in terms of cost?

    kjaligusa 06-01-2015, 12:54 AM Go to last post

    280mm H FPV Racer

    GoPro mount done along with all of the wiring. The maiden flight will be tomorrow...

    RobDrech 05-24-2015, 03:00 AM Go to last post

    280mm H FPV Racer

    Progress.... I haven't been worrying about the weight... Right now it's getting it done and tuned.
    multistar 2206 v2 baby beasts
    5x30 props

    RobDrech 05-20-2015, 03:08 AM Go to last post

    280mm H FPV Racer

    Very cool, nice frame cutting and CNC machine too! =What flight controller are you planning to use on your miniquad frame?

    tropnevad 05-13-2015, 12:04 PM Go to last post

    280mm H FPV Racer

    Despite your problems, there is no denying the result is amazing.

    I would though use smaller screws / nuts on your quad, just too loose

    Skunky 04-21-2015, 04:23 PM Go to last post

    Like the design

    Hello ucdwino,

    I realize this is an old thread; just wondering if there is any more info and pic's on this great build?


    Kym 04-08-2015, 12:17 AM Go to last post

    280mm H FPV Racer

    Low and behold... I can make a CNC, but I don't know how to measure an H quad... Specs have been updated, the size is really 280mm to the two farthest

    RobDrech 04-07-2015, 01:30 AM Go to last post

    280mm H FPV Racer

    The arms are pretty darn stiff. Hey, if 3mm is good enough for Blackout, then it's good enough for me.

    I ended up buying CAMBAM because they

    RobDrech 03-27-2015, 02:22 AM Go to last post
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    The AeroQuad is an open source hardware and software project dedicated to the construction of remote controlled four-rotor helicopters, also known as quadcopters or quadrocopters. The latest software also support additional multicopter configurations!

    Buy AeroQuad Parts Here
    Download the AeroQuad Software

    AeroQuad hardware typically consists of the fully-featured STM32-based AeroQuad32 flight controller board or an Arduino microcontroller (Mega 2560 or Uno) as the flight controller board, and an AeroQuad shield with various sensors, such as an accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer (heading), barometer (altitude hold) ultrasonic sensors and GPS.

    Below you'll find an overview of the features AeroQuad offers you:

    Multiple flight configurations are supported:
    • Tri
    • Quad X, Quad +, Quad Y4
    • Hex X, Hex +, Hex Y6
    • Octo X, Octo +, Octo X8

    Flight options supported:
    • Heading hold with magnetometer or gyro
    • Altitude hold with barometer
    • Altitude hold with ultrasonic sensor (best for low altitude hold and terrain following)

    Enhanced battery monitoring options:
    • Measurement of battery voltage, used capacity and current
    • Enable auto descent on critical battery voltage
    • Auto-detect battery cell count
    • Integration with On Screen Display (OSD)

    Multiple receiver options:
    • Up to 10 channel receivers supported
    • PWM receivers
    • PPM receivers
    • PPM using hardware timer
    • Futaba sBus receivers

    Telemetry options:

    Camera stabilization support:
    • Dedicated servo channels for roll, pitch, yaw
    • Either automatic stabilization or manual adjustment via transmitter channel

    Custom OSD support for MAX7456:
    • Specify video standard to use
    • Specify callsign to display
    • Built in attitude indicator
    • Display altitude in feet/meters
    • Display GPS information and home direction/distance
    • Display battery information (voltage, used capacity, current) and flight time
    • OSD system which allows remote PID tuning!

    Development: For information on the development of AeroQuad, see the AeroQuad GitHub Repository, the AeroQuad Developers Guide and our Wiki.

    Getting started: To get started building your own AeroQuad, head over to our Wiki and especially the AeroQuad Manual.