Safety is important. When I started working with quad copters and I began see some people with deeps cuts in their hands a cause of the propellers I realized that this is the only accident that can happen, and some crashes of corse. Normally the multi copters uses Lipo Batteries, if the Lithium contact the […]
After some shortcircuits, motor reparations and other stuff, the prototype of GuerrillaDrone is almost ready to fly.
The FRSky / Turnigy radio controller is born to be hacked. In fact, the radio comes from a hacked world. A group of China factory’s produce this radio for less of 80$, with the same quality like a expensive radio for 500$ All radios like Turnigy 9X, FlySky 9X, FrSky 9X, Eurgle 9X, are in […]
The first time that I listen the word Drone was few years ago developping the project of Massive Comprehension Machine with my collegues of hackitectura.net in the process of developping the cartographies and video of Cartografiando Gaza. The Gaza strip was the first time to one govenment uses drones to surveillance civilians. In the aim […]
The Power Distribution Board (PDB) is one of your bests friends if you want to wire all the motors and keep the wiring of your multicopter clean. GuerrillaDrone is a Y6 copter, and uses the PDB of a Hexacopter from 3DRobotics. I call it the “Spider of power” because, like the spiders uses the arms […]
This are the parts (not all) that composes the GuerrillaDrone: APM 2.0 Purple with MediaTek MT3329 10Hz – HMC5883L 3 Axis Magnetometer 6 motors AC2836-358, 880Kv 6 ArduCopter ESC 20 Amp 3 Propellers, 10X45 EPP Style 3 Propellers, 12X45 EPP Style Hexacopter Power Distribution Board 3DR RadioTelemetry Kit-433Mhz Antenna 433MHz RP-SMA 2dBi MB1200 XL-MaxSonar-EZ0 High […]
The past 2 June I was invited by NP3 to produce some artwork for the Night of Art and Science in Groningen and show some of the ideas that are inspiring the project GuerrillaDrone. Finally I decided to work about surveillance, omni-vision and the full airspace that are coming next years. For show this I […]
Guerrilla Drone uses a camera mount (or camera gimpball) in 2 axis for stabilize the video input from the camera and projection. I buyed here and asembled myself. This is the final result: Some details about the roll: And pitch: With AutoPilotMega 2 is really easy to use: plug & fly.
Finally GuerrillaDrone is not the winner of the awards Miquel Casablancas from Sant Andreu Contemporani. But if you want to see the project & the rest of finalist you can go to Fabra i Coats in Barcelona. Only this week.
The project of GuerrillaDrone has ben selected as finalist for the contest Miquel Casablancas 2012 of Sant Andreu Contemporani. The next 8 June is the final results with the winners of the awards.