Anet A8 3D Printer

Rusty Tue, 04/18/2017 - 14:09

If you are looking for an affordable 3D printer with decent capibilities to enhance your hobbies, the Anet A8 may be a good choice.

FPV Ground Station Tripod

Rusty Sun, 04/16/2017 - 17:40

This is the one I picked up. it's fairly light, maybe a little heaver than a medium duty photography tripod. Now how do I mount stuff to it? I am going to have to work on that. I need to figure a way to use the instrument mounting screw to attach my ground station to the top of the tripod.

Winter Projects 2016 - 2017

Rusty Fri, 02/03/2017 - 11:28

Yep. flying in the North East in the winter is rough, so it's project time. So with the Holidays being over, and still cold and snowy outside, it is time to get serious about some lingering projects.

How to use an Arduino to read a PWM signal

Rusty Tue, 01/24/2017 - 18:16

This is just a quick little 'how to' to show how to read the PWM signal from a RC reciever (or servo tester) using an Arduino, in this case and Arduino UNO, but a Tiny would be better. I am just using the UNO for development and it is easier to show on the UNO. There are dozens of uses for this, so the end use is up to you.


The GoPro Karma Relaunch

Rusty Wed, 01/11/2017 - 09:17

GoPro plans on relaunching their camera drone, the GoPro Karma. Will it be too little too late, or does it stand a chance?