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Just a quick guide outlining how to interface Paparazzi with the Maxstream 9xtend series of modems.


Tagged in: UAV , Paparazzi , OEM , MaxStream , long range , How to , ESD , 9xTend , 900Mhz , 1W

After the motor failure that was experienced in the first test flight a more comprehensively documented electronics brand was selected to wholly replace the previous motor and speed controller setup.

Tagged in: UAV , test , Scorpion , power , clamp meter , Bench , 3026-890Kv , 10x7

The plane was successfully flown in manual (RC) mode however the motor blew up approximately 2 minutes into the flight. The following footage (20 seconds) is of the plane gliding in for a smooth landing after motor failure (please excuse the camera shake my little bother was filming).

Tagged in: video , UAV , subsystem , servo , RC , modular , manual , design practices , Borjet , airframe