Major improvements to Iris firmware released!
• Autotune of Roll and Pitch gains
• Drift mode
• Arming, Take-off, Land in Loiter or AltHold
• Safety Improvements:
• GPS Glitch detection
• Motors spin when armed
• crash detector shuts off motors if copter flipped for 2secs
One of the coolest new features is Flip Function:
Click on the MissionPlanner’s Initial Setup >> Install Firmware screen. The version numbers should appear, then click the appropriate frame icon and it should upgrade as usual!
After updating you will have to recalibration the compass. Make sure you take your time and get a full globe of dots when calibrating, it can take several tries.
Welcome to drone day on the Adafruit blog. Every Monday we deliver the latest news, products and more from the Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), quadcopter and drone communities. Drones can be used for video & photography (dronies), civil applications, policing, farming, firefighting, military and non-military security work, such as surveillance of pipelines. Previous posts can be found via the #drone tag and our drone / UAV categories.
Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.
Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!
Learn resistor values with Mho’s Resistance or get the best electronics calculator for engineers “Circuit Playground” – Adafruit’s Apps!
Maker Business — Transforming Today’s Bad Jobs into Tomorrow’s Good Jobs
Wearables — Hot glue free zone
Electronics — Have you met Charlie?
Biohacking — Ticks are Spreading an Allergy to Meat
No comments yet.
Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.