Raspberry Pi Dependency And Setup Instructions For Pixhawk Communication
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Raspberry Pi Dependency And Setup Instructions For Pixhawk Communication

We currently only have instructions for Buster version of raspbian, even though there are later versions. To use this guide you will need Buster. This guide will show you how to take a fresh install of raspbian (Buster) and enable to work with the dronekit-python API to control the pixhawk vehicle from a python script…

How To Be A Safe Drone Pilot | Learn This Or Suffer The Consequences
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How To Be A Safe Drone Pilot | Learn This Or Suffer The Consequences

An essential part of becoming a competent builder, programmer and flyer of drones is doing so safely. It is said there are two types of multirotor pilots: those that have crashed and those that will.  Many of us have had close calls – a vehicle out of control flying away or into a tree.  Now…

Can’t Connect to MAVProxy or Dronekit? Do This To Resolve Your Connection Issues
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Can’t Connect to MAVProxy or Dronekit? Do This To Resolve Your Connection Issues

The following guide is a comprehensive checklist of things to do when you have connection issues between your flight controller and your companion computer on an ArduPilot drone. If you are experiencing errors like “link timeout” “link 1 down” “no link”, then read this guide. These issues can be seen when attempting to start MAVProxy,…

Drone Programming | How to Control a Drone with Python
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Drone Programming | How to Control a Drone with Python

As the drone industry evolves from simple RC robots in the sky to actual industries, one thing is certain: drone programming will be crucial in fulfilling the realization of truly autonomous drones. Think about it, whether we’re talking about drone delivery or surveillance drones, human pilots will not suffice.  Up to this point, the main…

Drone Precision Landing | The Key to Truly Autonomous Drones
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Drone Precision Landing | The Key to Truly Autonomous Drones

Drones have already taken many industries by storm, as it turns out there is much more to drones than flying wedding cameras. Most industrial drones are capable of path planning and semi-autonomous flight, but to be truly autonomous they will need to incorporate precision landing. What is drone precision landing you ask? Almost all drones…

Laser Range Finders for Drones | Top Modules for Drones
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Laser Range Finders for Drones | Top Modules for Drones

If you are looking for the best laser range finders for your drone or robot then you came to the right place! In recent years, lidar technology has progressed rapidly, making the technology much more affordable. This is great news for the DIY robotics and drone communities! One particular application of this technology is in…