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by jevermeister
Thu Sep 20, 2012 9:04 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: power meter for 1prebis7 - beta testers wanted
Replies: 56
Views: 11588

Re: power meter for 1prebis7 - beta testers wanted

Hi, I got myself a ACS758LCB-100U-PFF-T Sensor and soldered a Lipo passthrough. Hamburger, what is the next step, What do I have to connect to the flyduino? Sensor Dataport to Pin2 but what about the other two pins of the sensor? On will be ground and the other one is VCC? Who do I calibrate it in t...
by jevermeister
Tue Sep 18, 2012 11:11 am
Forum: Ideas
Topic: wishlist for v2.2 - CLOSED
Replies: 150
Views: 21289

Re: wishlist for v2.2

so everything that does not use defines is a parameter and should not be there right?we should define a new set of params. alex is that possible with the serial protocol? i do not want to bloat stuff because here are a lot of usera that do not need this stuff.
by jevermeister
Tue Sep 18, 2012 10:00 am
Forum: Ideas
Topic: wishlist for v2.2 - CLOSED
Replies: 150
Views: 21289

Re: wishlist for v2.2

it will not be possible to control everything in config.h like that. the defines used there control the compiling of huge code segments. the only way to achieve yoir goal would be to compile everything and enable/disable it afterwards.that would lead to huge code an a massive memory load. the config...
by jevermeister
Mon Sep 17, 2012 8:57 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: Altitude Hold improvement solution
Replies: 580
Views: 1448828

Re: Altitude Hold improvement solution

if you have a free imu
by jevermeister
Mon Sep 17, 2012 6:46 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: Code Refactoring: Buzzer/LED goes alarm
Replies: 36
Views: 4077

Re: Code Refactoring: Buzzer/LED goes alarm

Hi, I use the current system as follows: 1. level: Warning 1 land soon 2. level: Warning land now! 3. level: Danger Will Robinson. I think it would be best to hold the last level until system is disarmed. like my armedtimewarning. easy to implemt and make it use a define like #criticalbatlevelalert ...
by jevermeister
Sun Sep 16, 2012 10:16 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: Code Refactoring: Buzzer/LED goes alarm
Replies: 36
Views: 4077

Re: Code Refactoring: Buzzer/LED goes alarm

Hi hamburger,
imho this is too aggressive. would it be ok to do a define like armed time warning or introduce a dismiss for alarms via an aux channel
by jevermeister
Fri Sep 14, 2012 5:06 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: Altitude Hold improvement solution
Replies: 580
Views: 1448828

Re: Altitude Hold improvement solution

Hi,
I am unable to participate in any testing, because I am on vacation.

Rsgarding the trolls:Do not feed the trolls!
Ignprimg off topic post helps a lot ;-)
by jevermeister
Mon Sep 10, 2012 2:34 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: Calibration Bug (Simple fix..)
Replies: 3
Views: 938

Re: Calibration Bug (Simple fix..)

Hamburger is right. I do not want my motors to stop on minthrottle it will cost that splitsecond you need if you do a loop if they stop
by jevermeister
Sun Sep 09, 2012 5:40 pm
Forum: ESCs, propellers , servos and radios
Topic: Turnigy 9X setup guide
Replies: 11
Views: 6384

Re: Turnigy 9X setup guide

So I vot a new module and now she flies. I flashed er9x and managed to setup the switches via mixera to my needs. Just need a 8channel ppm sum receiver now. Maaaan the copter is fast and responsive now. My old TR6a had only about 90% stick value from 1100 to 1900 but thos baby goes all the way and n...
by jevermeister
Sun Sep 09, 2012 5:36 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Turnigy 9X RF Module
Replies: 7
Views: 2219

Re: Turnigy 9X RF Module

Hi,
I already got a module from a fellow community member.

thqnk you for the offer.

Nils
by jevermeister
Sat Sep 08, 2012 4:14 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: Altitude Hold improvement solution
Replies: 580
Views: 1448828

Re: Altitude Hold improvement solution

Hi, Not shure if I was the target for CAPS I did not know that the Naza was that accurate. It is a shame, that Mikrokopter and DJI is a closed source. They benefit from miltiwii open soirce but are not willing to share. A friend of line is using a MK and the althold was very good. I do not know if M...
by jevermeister
Fri Sep 07, 2012 8:41 pm
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Inflight ACC-calibration
Replies: 127
Views: 43161

Re: Inflight ACC-calibration

it is level trim, I jsut called it calibration.
look at the code,
I measure the difference between the current trim and the flying angle and compensate that.

Nils
by jevermeister
Fri Sep 07, 2012 8:40 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: Altitude Hold improvement solution
Replies: 580
Views: 1448828

Re: Altitude Hold improvement solution

Hi, the GPS height data may not be accurate but it is very slow, it is the same trick that is used in stable mode, we use acc and gyro there too. The gyro is VERY accurate but has ha bad drift, the acc is slow but is not drifting. I think the same principle can be used in an gps aided altitude mode....
by jevermeister
Fri Sep 07, 2012 8:37 pm
Forum: Ideas
Topic: RFC fix cycle time (to 3000us)?
Replies: 23
Views: 3354

Re: RFC fix cycle time (to 3000us)?

Hm, can I give my two cents here!? I am working with PLC on my job and those Controllers always use fixed cycle times. I do not understnad, why the cycle time has an effect on the level behavior if it is very short. imho this is not intended. A faster loop time should NEVER lead to worse behavior. T...
by jevermeister
Thu Sep 06, 2012 3:53 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: RFC: move default pin for FAILSAFE from throttle to roll?
Replies: 47
Views: 4550

Re: RFC: move default pin for FAILSAFE from throttle to roll

Hey Hamburger, just use ppm ;-)
trolololol....

I will try to look into it tonight.

imho: everybody should get a nifty ppm converter.

Nils
by jevermeister
Tue Sep 04, 2012 7:37 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: Code Refactoring: Buzzer/LED goes alarm
Replies: 36
Views: 4077

Re: Code Refactoring: Buzzer/LED goes alarm

dunno.
it is a chanhe introduced by hamburger before the refactoring.
I only moved the code.did not alter it. otherwise we could not folloe the chanhes ;-)
by jevermeister
Fri Aug 31, 2012 7:11 pm
Forum: Ideas
Topic: wishlist for v2.2 - CLOSED
Replies: 150
Views: 21289

Re: wishlist for v2.2

Don't waste your time with LED blinking and so on. Oh that is very nice that you consider my spent time on the LED and buzzer code as "wasted". My work was to improve a function that is already there, just as you wanted. I wanted to give something to the mwc community and stated with some...
by jevermeister
Fri Aug 31, 2012 6:01 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: Code Refactoring: Buzzer/LED goes alarm
Replies: 36
Views: 4077

Re: Code Refactoring: Buzzer/LED goes alarm

three issues: when using LED strips connected to the buzzer output, I found some patterns to be not easily to recognize. Here's my current patterns: else if (warn_vbat == 4) beep_code('M','S','M','L'); // beep_code('S','S','L','D'); // <----- battery is at lowest, crash is imminent else if (warn_vb...
by jevermeister
Mon Aug 27, 2012 4:49 pm
Forum: Getting Started - MultiWii config and setup
Topic: Motor Speed Problem!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 1730

Re: Motor Speed Problem!!!

have you tried it in reality yet?
by jevermeister
Sun Aug 26, 2012 2:57 pm
Forum: ESCs, propellers , servos and radios
Topic: Turnigy 9X setup guide
Replies: 11
Views: 6384

Re: Turnigy 9X setup guide

Hi Gompf-2,

jsut answered to your PM, it will not be shown at the forum header, something with the notification is broken.
by jevermeister
Sat Aug 25, 2012 3:47 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: more flexible pin assignment for some AIO boards possible?
Replies: 20
Views: 3277

Re: more flexible pin assignment for some AIO boards possibl

+1
I want to integrate hamburgers current sensor solution and need to find out pins first.

and buzzer pin is not near ground pin etc.
by jevermeister
Sat Aug 25, 2012 9:48 am
Forum: Software development
Topic: No I2C error recovery with FreeIMU/MPU6050?
Replies: 13
Views: 1890

Re: No I2C error recovery with FreeIMU/MPU6050?

If the GY86 would have recovered everytime,I would only have seen glitches and would have ignored them. In this case I entered the "Lab" and took time and effort to find the mistake and enjoyed the good feeling after I found it. Trust me it is what this is all about.
Nils
by jevermeister
Sat Aug 25, 2012 9:43 am
Forum: ESCs, propellers , servos and radios
Topic: Turnigy 9X setup guide
Replies: 11
Views: 6384

Re: Turnigy 9X setup guide

hi,
pardon.I don't understand...
what kind of module to you have?
by jevermeister
Fri Aug 24, 2012 3:42 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: No I2C error recovery with FreeIMU/MPU6050?
Replies: 13
Views: 1890

Re: No I2C error recovery with FreeIMU/MPU6050?

I agree with hamburger on that.
I always do preflight check.
you will never achieve absolute safety.
by jevermeister
Fri Aug 24, 2012 3:38 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Turnigy 9X RF Module
Replies: 7
Views: 2219

Re: Turnigy 9X RF Module

I want to use it for my standard tx. Frsky is too expensive right now.
by jevermeister
Fri Aug 24, 2012 2:42 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Turnigy 9X RF Module
Replies: 7
Views: 2219

Turnigy 9X RF Module

Hi,
I need a RF Module for my Turnigy 9x v2 as a replacement for my broken module.
by jevermeister
Fri Aug 24, 2012 2:41 pm
Forum: ESCs, propellers , servos and radios
Topic: Turnigy 9X setup guide
Replies: 11
Views: 6384

Re: Turnigy 9X setup guide

So,
with a little help I found out, that the module seems to be the problem, the PPM out of the TX is valid.

Anyone has an original RF module for sale?

Nils
by jevermeister
Fri Aug 24, 2012 11:26 am
Forum: Software development
Topic: No I2C error recovery with FreeIMU/MPU6050?
Replies: 13
Views: 1890

Re: No I2C error recovery with FreeIMU/MPU6050?

I don't know if it is possible, I only had the problem too.In my case it was a loose connector.
by jevermeister
Fri Aug 24, 2012 7:59 am
Forum: Software development
Topic: No I2C error recovery with FreeIMU/MPU6050?
Replies: 13
Views: 1890

Re: No I2C error recovery with FreeIMU/MPU6050?

If you loose power to the board while the fc is powered on it wont recover.
by jevermeister
Fri Aug 24, 2012 7:57 am
Forum: ESCs, propellers , servos and radios
Topic: Turnigy 9X setup guide
Replies: 11
Views: 6384

Re: Turnigy 9X setup guide

How did you configure the center to thos values?I can only edit percentage and shifting values
by jevermeister
Thu Aug 23, 2012 8:24 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: RFC: move default pin for FAILSAFE from throttle to roll?
Replies: 47
Views: 4550

Re: RFC: move default pin for FAILSAFE from throttle to roll

Back from the workbench: I tested the new failsafe parameters with my Turnigy TR6A 6 Channel RX with sum ppm. I first set it to throttlepin and tested it: Failsafe was activated as expected after turning off TX plus guard time and was deactivates as soon as I turned o TX I switched to Rollpin and it...
by jevermeister
Thu Aug 23, 2012 6:51 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: RFC: move default pin for FAILSAFE from throttle to roll?
Replies: 47
Views: 4550

Re: RFC: move default pin for FAILSAFE from throttle to roll

copterrichie wrote:I have not verified that Failsafe is working on a Mega with PPM enable, anyone aware if Failsafe works on the Mega Serial port?


didn't you read my post`?
by jevermeister
Thu Aug 23, 2012 10:38 am
Forum: ESCs, propellers , servos and radios
Topic: Turnigy 9X setup guide
Replies: 11
Views: 6384

Turnigy 9X setup guide

Hi, I just received my turnigy 9x but have some problems using it with my Quad, I bound it to my TR6a PPM summ receiver and I can see the gauges move in the GUI. I set it to ACRO on the TX and the channels are all mapped correctly (THR, YAW, PIT, ROL) but the range of the channels is pretty weird. T...
by jevermeister
Wed Aug 22, 2012 10:37 am
Forum: Software development
Topic: power meter for 1prebis7 - beta testers wanted
Replies: 56
Views: 11588

Re: power meter for 1prebis7 - beta testers wanted

Hi,
sorry to bring this old thread upo again.

@Hamburger: Do you have a link where to buy a current sensor for the powermeter hard option?

I grow sick of dead Lipos and Lipos that cannot hold the voltage stable so I want to monitor the real mAh usage.

Nils
by jevermeister
Tue Aug 21, 2012 2:27 pm
Forum: Shields, boards and sensors
Topic: GY_86 MS5611, HMC5883l and mpu6050 sensor module
Replies: 25
Views: 5068

Re: GY_86 MS5611, HMC5883l and mpu6050 sensor module

The resonance will lead to loosing anything, you could alter some parameters of your frame to move the resonance frequency up or down, my resonance point is near full throttle, I use PID attentuation to compensate it. Frame parameters: - weight - material - diameter - motors etc just add some weight...
by jevermeister
Tue Aug 21, 2012 8:57 am
Forum: Shields, boards and sensors
Topic: GY_86 MS5611, HMC5883l and mpu6050 sensor module
Replies: 25
Views: 5068

Re: GY_86 MS5611, HMC5883l and mpu6050 sensor module

Hi, cool,
can you make a video of that?

This seems to be the rare occurance of a hover rpm that is equal to the resonating frequency of your frame.

It is not good by the way, control your nuts and bolts after that
by jevermeister
Mon Aug 20, 2012 2:01 pm
Forum: Getting Started - MultiWii config and setup
Topic: HELP ME URGENT plz!
Replies: 29
Views: 3183

Re: HELP ME URGENT plz!

Hi, when I started, there was no multiwii etc. Only Mikrokopter, from the given facts of today I would not try to code my own controller again. Just use multiwii and try to understand the code - enough work todo. I have not much time left assisting you, I could give a little hinbt every now and then...
by jevermeister
Mon Aug 20, 2012 1:05 pm
Forum: Getting Started - MultiWii config and setup
Topic: HELP ME URGENT plz!
Replies: 29
Views: 3183

Re: HELP ME URGENT plz!

Hi, I created my first FC on my own and programmed the software by myself. But that is only 10% of the job. Building a frame, find parameters, crash repair etc etc. is the main task. But I like your style, I started the whole thing because I want to learn sopmething and build something on my own! CO...
by jevermeister
Mon Aug 20, 2012 10:30 am
Forum: Shields, boards and sensors
Topic: GY_86 MS5611, HMC5883l and mpu6050 sensor module
Replies: 25
Views: 5068

Re: GY_86 MS5611, HMC5883l and mpu6050 sensor module

Try the LPF,s The new sensors are far mor accurate than the WMP, but are very sensitive to vibrations,
I changed the LPF and did not touch the PID

Nils
by jevermeister
Mon Aug 20, 2012 8:24 am
Forum: Getting Started - MultiWii config and setup
Topic: HELP ME URGENT plz!
Replies: 29
Views: 3183

Re: HELP ME URGENT plz!

Then you should by a crius SE.

No soldering all sensors onboard 50$
by jevermeister
Sun Aug 19, 2012 10:17 pm
Forum: Getting Started - MultiWii config and setup
Topic: HELP ME URGENT plz!
Replies: 29
Views: 3183

Re: HELP ME URGENT plz!

or just buy a new pro mini.they are so cheap.
by jevermeister
Sun Aug 19, 2012 7:41 pm
Forum: Getting Started - MultiWii config and setup
Topic: HELP ME URGENT plz!
Replies: 29
Views: 3183

Re: HELP ME URGENT plz!

I know that problem.the solder rings of pro mini are very sensitive.just solder pins to it. so you can unplug it for testing.
by jevermeister
Sat Aug 18, 2012 11:54 am
Forum: Software development
Topic: crazy.. what to do?
Replies: 15
Views: 2016

Re: crazy.. what to do?

Hi, that seems to be correct. Now, what to do: 1. sit down, calm down, take your time, we finally got every bird up in the air. 2. Make surhe, that all connectors are correct SDA/SCL/ GND/3.3V or 5V 3. now select the right board from config.h 4. connect the rest (TX, LIPO, motors etc (NO PROPS!!!!!!...
by jevermeister
Fri Aug 17, 2012 8:04 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: crazy.. what to do?
Replies: 15
Views: 2016

Re: crazy.. what to do?

Thats why I wanted you to install 2.1.We can see lots of I2C errors.You sensor configuration is not right.
Correct thqt and retry.

Btw.:One post per problem please - people are getting annoyed pretty fast.
by jevermeister
Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:35 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: crazy.. what to do?
Replies: 15
Views: 2016

Re: crazy.. what to do?

Morde deatails would be handy:
Did you do all correct defines in config.h?
Pullups activated?
What variable does debug² show? I²C errors? If so, you have your problem.
Please install Multiwii 2.1 your version is out of date and support for deprecated software is a pain in the a*s ;-).

Nils
by jevermeister
Thu Aug 16, 2012 10:11 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: Problems with Multiwii SVN server
Replies: 1
Views: 256

Re: Problems with Multiwii SVN server

solved!
somehow my tortoise client forgot the https...
by jevermeister
Thu Aug 16, 2012 10:01 pm
Forum: Software development
Topic: Problems with Multiwii SVN server
Replies: 1
Views: 256

Problems with Multiwii SVN server

Hi,
has anyone tried to commit or branch,tag,delete something on the svn server?

I cannot do anything.
I always get and 405 error due to mkactivity.

The problem is present since yesterday.

Nils