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Old Jan 25, 2013, 09:20 AM
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Stabilised Brushed Gimbal.

We have been posting updates on this project within another thread, but have decided to give it its own thread

This is our first test flight with tilt and roll axis stabilising.
trim.BMtXfV (1 min 35 sec)


trim.eSQSis (1 min 40 sec)


More to come.
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Old Jan 25, 2013, 09:25 AM
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Looks good.

Don't you mean brushless?

Who is "we"?
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Old Jan 25, 2013, 09:29 AM
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Looks really good! If your going to sell it, I hope you have a price point below what everyone else is producing! You would definitely beat the competition hands down.
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Old Jan 25, 2013, 11:33 AM
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Looks really good. Some more info about it would be nice
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Old Jan 25, 2013, 04:10 PM
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Looks good.

Don't you mean brushless?

Who is "we"?
Thanks.
Nope, I do mean brushed.
"We" just a good mate and myself. I make the tea and he builds the boards
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Looks really good! If your going to sell it, I hope you have a price point below what everyone else is producing! You would definitely beat the competition hands down.
Thanks fireslayer.
We would like to bring it to the market. Time will tell.

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Looks really good. Some more info about it would be nice
Thanks cyberdog.
The gimbal will be stand alone, no FC needed. User tuneable.
Still a long way to go, but its all good fun.

Working on the Pan axis.
Pan axis. (0 min 56 sec)
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Old Jan 25, 2013, 04:33 PM
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WOW, that is sweeet !
Love it.
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Old Jan 25, 2013, 04:50 PM
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Old Jan 25, 2013, 06:18 PM
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How fast can it go and how high Mr!?
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Old Jan 26, 2013, 02:00 AM
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Like! Not only good working, but also very nice and neat looking gimbal!
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Old Jan 26, 2013, 03:24 AM
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WOW, that is sweeet !
Love it.
Cheers jasper.
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How fast can it go and how high Mr!?
Lets just say that Felix Baumgartner wants one for his holidays.
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Like! Not only good working, but also very nice and neat looking gimbal!
Thanks Aaalie.
We've had to make a few changes to that gimbal. When we get it assembled I will post some pics.
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Old Jan 26, 2013, 05:09 AM
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real nice looking gimbal design and also perfect stablize. please keep update info.
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Old Jan 26, 2013, 05:17 AM
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Shucks everyone is jumping on the direct drive band wagon....gunna be so much to choose from for us end users!

Its a gold mine whoever can nail the market with a top product at an attractive price....Ive had Zenmuse dreams up until now....
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Old Jan 26, 2013, 09:09 AM
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Very interesting!

Performance similar to gimbal with brushless motors and i believe that the controller would be simpler (could you use transistor may be?)
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real nice looking gimbal design and also perfect stablize. please keep update info.
Cheers caotri.
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