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Aug 21, 2011, 02:04 PM
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Originally Posted by jevermeister
Awesome.....

I would Like to know how your copter is getting so fast? I noticed the Maxthrottle in the code, would it be wise to increase that
MMy previous copter was way more agile than the multiwii regarding full throttle elevation maneuvers.
Thank You
Its fast because its power to weight ratio is like 3:1
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Aug 21, 2011, 02:28 PM
FPV really is fun.
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Originally Posted by MorrisM
I just flashed my tri with 1.8.
Now the yaw direction is reversed. If I change the yaw direction in the config, The tri corrects in the correct direction, but my radio input in reversed. Is there a way to reverse the radio input direction without changing the correction direction?
Reverse it in your transmitter.
Aug 21, 2011, 02:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Scotth72
Reverse it in your transmitter.
Then I would have to give left rudder to arm instead of right, and all the other rudder stick configuration commands would be reversed too. I was hoping to find a way to do it in the code. If it can't be done in the code, the only solution I see is to change the direction mechanically at the servo.
Aug 21, 2011, 03:03 PM
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MultiWii Configurator


Can someone advise me wether I have to use the 1.7 Configurator with 1.7 Firmware? I have gor v1.8 of the Congigurator and getting it to connect is proving a problem. If I do need 1.7 can anyone let me have a copy as the reposity if only listing 1.8 for download.

Many thanks
Mike
Aug 21, 2011, 03:21 PM
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www.epp-versand.de

i doubt that shipping to the us will be very cheap
Is there any chance that you would make a video of how it flies, and how it behaves at launch, it would be interesting if you would put payload on it to simulate the weight of fpv gear..do you fly without "tip fins"? Do you use only wmp or also an acc?
Aug 21, 2011, 03:26 PM
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My own design for Multiwii


Here is my own design. I have finished the tests with MultiwiiConfig and all is OK. This weekend I have finished the frame and I think that next week I'm going out to fly it.

I would like to give the thanks to @Alexinparis to start this post and develope the firmware. @Goofy23, because I have made my board inspired on his board.
To @Warthox because helps a lot view his videos and make an idea on how the copter must be... And all the people who participate in this forum. Thanks!

Here is my soon:
Aug 21, 2011, 03:57 PM
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Originally Posted by xforus
Here is my own design. I have finished the tests with MultiwiiConfig and all is OK. This weekend I have finished the frame and I think that next week I'm going out to fly it.

I would like to give the thanks to @Alexinparis to start this post and develope the firmware. @Goofy23, because I have made my board inspired on his board.
To @Warthox because helps a lot view his videos and make an idea on how the copter must be... And all the people who participate in this forum. Thanks!

Here is my soon:
Very nice!
Aug 21, 2011, 04:02 PM
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Quick question. Just bench testing my first MultiWii

Why would my Roll channel also be arming my MultiWii? Throttle down and rudder right arms as usual but so does Ail (Roll) right with throttle down. This isn't normal behaviour surely.

No mixing is setup on the Tx.
Aug 21, 2011, 04:08 PM
FPV really is fun.
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Originally Posted by MorrisM
Then I would have to give left rudder to arm instead of right, and all the other rudder stick configuration commands would be reversed too. I was hoping to find a way to do it in the code. If it can't be done in the code, the only solution I see is to change the direction mechanically at the servo.
No, if its arming correctly, then the rudder direction is correct. Right stick makes the nose go right, correct? You are not telling which way the tail to go, you are telling which way the nose to go. In the gui, if you push the rudder stick right, the slider bar should go right. Left goes left. Then set the rudder correction direction in the code according to your mechanical yaw setup.
Aug 21, 2011, 04:09 PM
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Originally Posted by Katch
Quick question. Just bench testing my first MultiWii

Why would my Roll channel also be arming my MultiWii? Throttle down and rudder right arms as usual but so does Ail (Roll) right with throttle down. This isn't normal behaviour surely.

No mixing is setup on the Tx.
It's intended:

Code:
else if ( (rcData[YAW] > MAXCHECK || rcData[ROLL] > MAXCHECK) && rcData[PITCH] < MAXCHECK && armed == 0 && calibratingG == 0 && calibratedACC == 1) {
        if (rcDelayCommand == 20) armed = 1;

Nils
Aug 21, 2011, 04:09 PM
FPV really is fun.
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Originally Posted by Katch
Quick question. Just bench testing my first MultiWii

Why would my Roll channel also be arming my MultiWii? Throttle down and rudder right arms as usual but so does Ail (Roll) right with throttle down. This isn't normal behaviour surely.

No mixing is setup on the Tx.
It's normal. That way tri's don't have to jam their tail prop in the dirt upon arming.
Aug 21, 2011, 04:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Katch
Quick question. Just bench testing my first MultiWii

Why would my Roll channel also be arming my MultiWii? Throttle down and rudder right arms as usual but so does Ail (Roll) right with throttle down. This isn't normal behaviour surely.

No mixing is setup on the Tx.

Yep that is perfectly normal!
Alex implimented it that way so Tri flyers dont bury their rear prop in the dirt

Ray
Aug 21, 2011, 04:20 PM
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Would it be possible to extend the arming time ? Or to do anything to prevent the quad from disarming ,during flips to the left?

Today it happened to me and my quad just fell of the sky..
Aug 21, 2011, 04:53 PM
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Originally Posted by FlyLT
My sport quad with MW Paris V3 and 1.8 code in action

http://youtu.be/ZAoyMuM3RYU?hd=1
cool flying i like the outtakes, especially the last upside down landing
Aug 21, 2011, 05:05 PM
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