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Old Aug 17, 2012, 07:22 AM
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Ok found my declination, Now do you remeber how to enter it or which numbers to use. Saw it somewhere, but cant remember where i saw it.

Latitude: 33 11' 45.7" N
Longitude: 96 44' 30" W
Magnetic declination: 3 53' EAST
Declination is POSITIVE
Inclination: 62 3'
Magnetic field strength: 49733.3 nT
this is the multiwii forum
http://www.multiwii.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=2155

and this is the link to do the calculation
http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/geomag-web/#igrfgrid

and an example

OPELOUSAS
Latitude: 30 31' 60" N
Longitude: 92 4' 53" W
Magnetic declination: 1 3' EAST
Declination is POSITIVE
Inclination: 60 2'
Magnetic field strength: 48244.9

degree+minutes*(1/60)
1+3*1/60 or 1.05f


i didn't input the declination in my last test just forgot to do it lool
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Old Aug 17, 2012, 08:44 AM
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managed to test quadrino rev1e with flytron i2c gps.

multiwii 2.1 was used, and for my setup i can say it was "out of the box" experience!!!

i was prepared for a long tuning session , but i was amazed that every thing just worked.

https://vimeo.com/47706969
great show that it works, even with stock settings, cant wait to get back up in the air and get GPS to work on my quad
Old Aug 17, 2012, 10:12 AM
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I know you know where Eunice is.
My dad is there now.
Are you a Cajun?
LOL.
I spent 12 summers in Basil tell I was 13 years old.
No stranger to the country life.I wouldn't mind taking over the family farm . But The bird of prey is too much for me.
Bloodthirsty little buggers. LOL
velcro must get stuck on your arms all the time. LOL!

I don't care who you are, that is some funny stuff right there!

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this is the multiwii forum
http://www.multiwii.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=2155

and this is the link to do the calculation
http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/geomag-web/#igrfgrid

and an example

OPELOUSAS
Latitude: 30 31' 60" N
Longitude: 92 4' 53" W
Magnetic declination: 1 3' EAST
Declination is POSITIVE
Inclination: 60 2'
Magnetic field strength: 48244.9

degree+minutes*(1/60)
1+3*1/60 or 1.05f


i didn't input the declination in my last test just forgot to do it lool
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Old Aug 17, 2012, 01:26 PM
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Wow! I live real close to Eunice, La.. So there are more Cajun Quad flyers than I thought.

I have a GPS working on my Zoom's I2C using the RC timer Ublox and I2c proc. card.
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Old Aug 17, 2012, 01:33 PM
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Hahaha, Yep. In my family we have French, Native American, Russan, Mexican, German, Korean, Japaneise, Samoan, Hawaiian.

Yep guys, family outtings are funny when people see all of us together.
Boy I can tell you what, food from all over the world and it is all soooooo, gooooooood!
Old Aug 17, 2012, 01:40 PM
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Hey DOC,
I am really Cajun, barely speak English... And you are right on those birds of prey.. the original "Quads" Mosquitoes, La. State bird... Oh boy, you were way in the country in Basile
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Old Aug 17, 2012, 01:45 PM
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Yep!
Yep , my oldest daughter was giving us a hard time in her teens.
She said I want to go live with grandpa in Eunice. LOL.
I fell out of my chair. Got her a ticket and she wanted to come home like a day later.
Came back saying I tricked her! ROFLMAO!

Sad thing is I lost all the langauges, I spoke when was a kid.
I could have been a court translator.
Old Aug 17, 2012, 01:54 PM
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For a teenage girl from Oregon, the culture shock must have been overwhelming! Moving to the grand parents in S. Louisiana... It must have appeared to her that you shipped her to some strange 3rd world country... Nice work!
Old Aug 17, 2012, 03:02 PM
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It worked. She is well behaved now and still lives there.
She loves it now.
Old Aug 17, 2012, 03:06 PM
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I'm originally from Canada and ended up in New Iberia LA. Now that was culture shock! Great folks though and "The Blue Gator" had the coldest beer in the world there....

Paul
Old Aug 18, 2012, 01:41 PM
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I bet you gained weight when you got there.
LOL!
All the good food down there!
Old Aug 18, 2012, 01:50 PM
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Topics for Webex?


WEBEX! WEBEX!

We are going to do this tomorrow guys and girls.
I am looking for topics to discuss.
So any one with setup problems we will work on them.
We would also like to take on a topic.
Last week Colin discussed:
The setup of the witespy OLED screen and also how it hook up a GPS to your Quadrino FC.
If you guys are interested in a product linking to a quadrino and how to do it.
We need to know up front so we can prepare.

Thank you for your time and effort.
I would like to extend a thank you from Colin on being great customers!

Below is the info on how and where to go to setup WEBex!


FlyingEinstein will be hosting a webex class each Sunday @ 3PM EST for an introduction to wiring the Quadrino and initial installation and configuration of the MultiWii Configuration software. This is a group discussion and a Question and Answer period will follow and asking questions during the webex is also encouraged. If you are having difficulties with setting up the Quadrino this is your chance to get your questions answered and your quad flying.

This class is offered through Cisco WebEx and supports up to 50 attendees at a time. To join the meeting goto flyingeinstein.webex.com between 2:45 PM and 3:00PM EST. The meeting will open at 2:45PM but will not begin until 3PM.

Password is always "quad"
Go to flyingeinstein.webex.com
Old Aug 18, 2012, 03:49 PM
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Hey doc, couldn't make the web ex last week. Does he record them? Really interested in the GPS integration. Would like to see any tips he had.
Old Aug 18, 2012, 03:58 PM
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Hey Guys,
Still trying to get my PID loops configured. I get Oscillation with the current configuration. The quad actually oscillates in a circle pattern. If I reduce the P values for roll and pitch the oscillation goes away but the copter starts to drift and when I compensate with stick input it freaks out and wants to flip.Can anyone post a pick of their configuration page. This quadrino Zoom 2.1
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Old Aug 18, 2012, 04:01 PM
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turn them down too 3.4 on the P and then bring the I up to 45!
Try that!


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