Monthly Archive: March 2011

Mar 26

Quadcopter flying about

Directly after the crash(previous post) I replaced the LIPO with a fresh one and took off again as there were no visible damages to the Quadcopter. Some general fun flying in autolevel mode.

Mar 25

Quadcopter autolevel test

I got a go at the autolevel feature of MultiWii today. Overall the feature is really nice – this is default settings but the Quadcopter must be calibrated level. I calibrated in on a car-park and its not level so the Quadcopter drifts slightly when autolevel is enabled. And then I had a motor failure …

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Mar 24

Skywalker update

Today the weather was nice -its getting warmer every day, and with good weather comes the urge to fly… So I decided to take 1 step forward with my winter project – the Skywalker. I glued the Carbon tube in position. I have taped a LED-strip to the tube and to stop it from rotating …

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Mar 22

Flying wing

Recently I have developed an urge for a flying wing. There are several good choices on the market but I intend to build and design it myself. The core is usually some sort of foam, styropor or similar and the profile is cut with a hot-wire cutter. A relatively simple tool that heats up a …

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Mar 20

AP Crazy Sukhoi 29 Depron

Here is a clip from the indoor session. Recorded 20/3(today) I am still learning to fly – today I really felt I had controll over the hovering at the low altitude. I have always been hovering several meters up in the air to be able to rescue the plane. It was a moment where you …

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Mar 20

Eurgle LED mod

The killed LIPO

For a long time(read several months) I’ve heard a small beep in my RC-shed. I did not pay attention to what that beep was until yesterday…It was my Eurgle radio beeping “low voltage alarm” and it was very faint… For some reason I left the radio turned ON and this totally killed my LIPO. So …

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Mar 14

Quadcopter outdoor

I flew my Quadcopter outside my house yesterday. 1st I did some tests and then I added the FPV gear. It was a great feeling going FPV again as I have not done that since last summer/fall. Here is the video

Mar 14

Quadcopter Indoor at Trekanten

I flew a few hours indoors at Trekanten gymnasium. Some recordings are edited down to this clip

Mar 06

Foreign visitors

I was visiting my statistics page at my host and was very pleased about the amount of foreign visitors. I hop you find what you look for and that translations works as intended. If you have any suggestions or if you want to know more about a specific subject – please send em a mail …

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Mar 06

Quadcopter indoors

Today I flew the Quadcopter indoors for the first time. It flew very well. Compared to the outdoor maiden test I toned down RC rate and Expo a bit but I will have to increase RC rate again. I flew 4 flights just to try various things and it is very stable and performing well …

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