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Deleted Posts, Censorship, and Content Manipulation

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bill Patterson Sep 11, 2012. 73 Replies

I was done with this site but as per the commitment I made in my last post I'm back to question it's deletion.  I believe I specifically pondered in that post how long it would stay active, I guess…Continue

Tags: truth, removal, thread, coverup, manipulation

Is safe flight possible with diydrones gear?

Started this discussion. Last reply by estebanflyer Feb 8, 2013. 50 Replies

Ok, I'm just going to cut to the chase here...  I bought into this gear because of what I thought it would/could do and as everyone should know by now…Continue

Tags: diydronesafety

My 4-Day Experience w/ Ardu 3DR Kit - A Newbs Review

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jake Simon Jul 23, 2012. 49 Replies

I finally bit the bullet and ordered the 3DR kit. #excited  I should preface all of this with the fact that I'm not a hardware guy, software guy, r/c guy, hax0r extraordinaire, FAA commander, or…Continue

Tags: diydronesafety, unreliable

 

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Zen replied to Bllama's discussion Introducing the CineTank Mk.I
"Perfect. Thanks for the clarifications! "
Dec 16, 2013
Zen replied to Bllama's discussion Introducing the CineTank Mk.I
"Looks like a QAV. Naked GoPro only? No stabilization gimbal? No redundancy? How heavy is this? Flight time? How well does it cope in a crash? I would think that something called a Cine Tank would both carry a higher quality camera, have video…"
Dec 16, 2013
Zen commented on ilana rothman's blog post Chris Anderson speaks at Serendipity about the future of personal drones
"Hey LanMark, none of the things you're talking about (distance or altitude limits) would have any affect should the hardware itself lock-up. As was the case with my 3DR gear. A bug which we reproduced on video, a bug which subsequently…"
Mar 19, 2013
estebanflyer replied to Zen's discussion Is safe flight possible with diydrones gear?
"I needed to know what each did better. I wasnt sure what the FrSky did. now I know."
Feb 8, 2013
estebanflyer replied to Zen's discussion Is safe flight possible with diydrones gear?
"I see!! Frsky is for flying and telemetry, while 3dr is only telemetry. great. thank you!"
Feb 8, 2013

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Mark Harrison replied to Zen's discussion Is safe flight possible with diydrones gear?
"Hi estebanflyer, The two radios are used for two different things: FrSky for flying, from the transmitter ("remote control") to the aircraft.  The transmitter needs a FrSky module to transmit to the receiver on the aircraft. 3DR for…"
Feb 8, 2013
estebanflyer replied to Zen's discussion Is safe flight possible with diydrones gear?
"Hello Mark, I have been trying to understand the differences between 3DR and FrSky and which one is more reliable or works better with the APM 2.5. I am considering buying the ready to fly hexa kit that comes with the FrSky and the 9ch TX/RX, but I…"
Feb 7, 2013
Charlie Fox replied to Zen's discussion Is safe flight possible with diydrones gear?
"Drone Savant, if not APM, what platform are you working with at the moment?"
Jan 29, 2013
not2fast replied to Zen's discussion Is safe flight possible with diydrones gear?
"Thanks  Drone Savant I will check all the links out. I hope your efforts are rewarded with a better APM. Actually, we all thank you Neil"
Jan 27, 2013
Harley Engholm replied to Zen's discussion Is safe flight possible with diydrones gear?
"I have to concur with Neil-I have posted some questions ( I am new to quad flying etc) and often do not get a response. When I originally started to look at the quad aspect ( I fly RC airplanes), my neighbor had just obtained a Naza quad and I was…"
Jan 27, 2013
not2fast replied to Zen's discussion Is safe flight possible with diydrones gear?
"Good Morning Brad J Ya know Mr Brad, maybe I should have put a smiley face after the question to show the humor in the statement and I should have addressed it to Harley because HE is probably still asking the same question. Have these known issues…"
Jan 27, 2013
Brad Hughey replied to Zen's discussion Is safe flight possible with diydrones gear?
"I think Sgt. Ric said it best: "@Neil, whats with the attitude? This is an open-source community with volunteers contributing some incredible features and breakthrough apps for the good of the community. What have you contributed…"
Jan 27, 2013
not2fast replied to Zen's discussion Is safe flight possible with diydrones gear?
"Don't you just love it when a thread dies when someone asks a good question? The "Developer" must be watching and hoping nobody would ask........."
Jan 26, 2013
Harley Engholm replied to Zen's discussion Is safe flight possible with diydrones gear?
"Have these known issues been resolved in new firmware?"
Dec 18, 2012
Bill Patterson replied to Zen's discussion Deleted Posts, Censorship, and Content Manipulation
"After sleeping on it, I deleted my post because it wasn't constructive.  Suffice to say. I hate NING too. Hoping for a better forum some day. "
Sep 11, 2012
Will Snodgrass replied to Zen's discussion Deleted Posts, Censorship, and Content Manipulation
"Youve got your own website, (ZEN)  and you have said more times then I can count that your done here. Why not stick to that?  "Youve got your stated goal We want to be able to safely fly around our children and other people,…"
Sep 10, 2012

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