Santa has been good for me

Well, my Santa knows how to please me indeed. I think I have got the best presents in the world, and he was early! Christmas eve! First there is a custom heli pad, with the logo on it! Ow boy how I like that! it is great to have my very own unique helipad!  0

Careful with LiPo batteries

A lot of new pilots are joining every day, and they are all very keen to get up in the air! This is great of course, and if you fly with care and caution there is no reason not to like it. But, all these new drones could cause a new risk.. LiPo fires! especially0

Balance UpAir One camera

As an UpAir One owner you might have noticed that the integrated camera falls to 1 side when you switch off your drone. This is due to the weight of the gimbal motor that controls the tilt of the camera. In my opinion this weight on 1 side has influence on the motor that controls0

Download Simple BGC 2.2 b2

As you might have read in this post I have calibrated the gimbal of my UpAir, and the program I have used is available for download on this page, and it’s called Simple Brushless Gimbal Controller. You can only use the 2.2 b2 version on the UpAir gimbal, newer and older versions won’t work. There is a0

Fixed the Hubsan H502E again

After another motor failure I have repaired the little Hubsan again. Even though this seems to be a big issue on these drones, I can’t stop loving it. It is a great flyer! It’s a pain to open her up every now and then, but when she’s up and running again it’s a great bird0

UpAir One USB Mod

UpAir One v3 parameters file

If, for what ever reason, you messed up your UpAir One parameters, or used the wizard function in Mission Planner, you can download my parameters here. These parameters have circle mode enabled, and the stick settings have changed. The drone reacts smoother to stick movements.. makes it look sluggish, but gives you more stable footage,0

3D printables for the UpAir One

If you’re planning to do the battery mod, you will need a new battery cover as well. Mike Roy has a great page with all kinds of printables for the UpAir. Click to visit his page. Once you have bought your printable you can have it printed at 3D hubs if you don’t have a0

Mission Planner Screen

Mission Planner

Mission Planner is a ground control station for Plane, Copter and Rover. It is compatible with Windows only. Mission Planner can be used as a configuration utility or as a dynamic control supplement for your autonomous vehicle. Here are just a few things you can do with Mission Planner: Load the firmware (the software) into0