How Raspberry Pi Zero got Ardupilot, hopefully flies

Well, this is a story about how Raspberry Pi Zero got Ardupilot, hopefully flies away and gets back safely 🙂 I wanted to make this a professional looking PCB, with smd components, everything crammed on it, but for that, I might as well get a PXFMINI. I changed my thinking, and built a flight FC

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Quanum Venture FPV quadcopter with APM flight controller

I had a couple of spare sets of motors and ESCs.. It was only logical to buy a new frame. I also wanted to move the APM to another multi, that I could carry around. I eventually decided on Quanum Venture FPV quadcopter with APM flight controller fitted onto it. The package arrived a couple of days

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eeepc, android x86, external GPS

Awhile back I got an Asus EEEpc 1005p. Those tiny laptops were all the hype back then. It sports 1.66 ghz Atom processor, 2Gb ram, 160gb HDD… same as my Sony “smart” phone, perfect for android. What am I going to make with it? Eeepc, android x86, external GPS… get it? 😀 There exists an android image for that

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Ardu Pilot Mega Telemetry-Wifi bridge with ESP8266

If you have an APM (or compatible) flight controller, and Telemetry set, chances are, you’ve hooked it to your smart phone. You need a special USB cable, called usb OTG cable. It convinces your phone’s usb controller to read other peripherals. But cables break, right? Well, mine did… I couldn’t bother fixing it, so I

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Android x86 laptop + zunanji GPS = ?

Par let nazaj sem dobil Asus EEEpc 1005p. Specifikacije so super, 1.66ghz Atom procesor, 2Gb rama, 160gb disk. Overklill za android 🙂 Android x86 za eeepc sicer obstaja, ampak ne 4.4. Zato sem rajs nalozil Android-x86 4.4-r1 live & installation iso. Standard instalacija: s programom unetbootin zapeces sliko na usb, in z usbjem zazenes laptop. Pri

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