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by tobias
Fri May 03, 2013 8:50 am
Forum: Developer Discussions
Topic: Battery Charger for Lipos
Replies: 4
Views: 2877

Re: Battery Charger for Lipos

Nice little charger Vew.
The battery connector used is the JST ZHR-2P and the mating part JST B2B-ZR http://www.jst-mfg.com/product/pdf/eng/eZH.pdf.
by tobias
Fri May 03, 2013 7:46 am
Forum: General discussions
Topic: [Solved] Caution using certain chargers (Fixed: Dim LEDs)
Replies: 12
Views: 10973

Re: Caution using certain chargers

Hi Vew, Charging with the HTC Evo charger should be just fine. The Crazyflie should also be able to handle shout circuit of the motor connector, at least for a short period of time, as the battery has a short circuit protection and the USB is limited to 500mA current. When charging, the power manage...
by tobias
Fri May 03, 2013 7:06 am
Forum: Support
Topic: [SOLVED] Possible center of gravity issues for stable flight
Replies: 1
Views: 1666

Re: [SOLVED] Possible center of gravity issues for stable fl

Great that you solved it!
The center of gravity is actually not that crucial but it helps improving the performance and also helps for getting a vertical take off.

We are planning to get the "tips and tricks" page written, but so much to do and so little time :)
by tobias
Wed May 01, 2013 9:00 pm
Forum: Developer Discussions
Topic: Receiving FPV data on PC
Replies: 4
Views: 11385

Re: Receiving FPV data on PC

I have started some investigations regarding the FPV camera we used as it is far from running perfect. http://forum.bitcraze.se/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=5#p183 I'm getting closer but I'm are not there yet and right now I don't have time to do any further investigation. A quick work around is to use a sep...
by tobias
Mon Apr 29, 2013 7:13 pm
Forum: General discussions
Topic: We build our own Crazyflie from scratch
Replies: 4
Views: 3216

Re: We build our own Crazyflie from scratch

Great work guys!
And you managed to do all of this from our documentation, and we thought our documentation was incomplete :D
If you have some feedback such as suggestions for improvement or just want to share you building experience please do so!
by tobias
Sat Apr 27, 2013 12:43 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Software?
Replies: 2
Views: 2806

Re: Software?

For bundled downloads we created a wiki page: http://wiki.bitcraze.se/projects:crazyf ... ries:index

It is still undergoing updates but we tend to have the latest stable releases here.
by tobias
Sat Apr 27, 2013 12:39 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: CF Client flightmode initial value
Replies: 4
Views: 2418

Re: CF Client flightmode initial value

We did some updates to the client today, please try with that one, it should be more stable.
by tobias
Sat Apr 27, 2013 12:37 pm
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Which PS3 controller to get
Replies: 12
Views: 23692

Re: Which PS3 controller to get

We are actually as of this weekend trying to compile a list of tested controllers that work. http://wiki.bitcraze.se/projects:crazyflie:pc_utils:inputdevices Yesterday we tested with XBOX 360 controller, which was pretty simple, and we have also tested Wii controller, but that was difficult to get w...
by tobias
Fri Apr 26, 2013 2:55 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Hi from Australia
Replies: 9
Views: 6662

Re: Hi from Australia

Hi Colin,

Nice to have you on board!

There are a lot of electricall/mechanical stuff to play with so your skills are very welcome.

I don't think there will be any problem getting one when the Crazyflies get back in stock in the beginning of May.
by tobias
Tue Apr 23, 2013 9:39 pm
Forum: Developer Discussions
Topic: Balancing during the assembly
Replies: 62
Views: 31590

Re: Balancing during the assembly

Hi DesTiny, You are correct on every point you mentioned. We have written, and will write some more instructions, on how to maximize the performance: http://wiki.bitcraze.se/projects:crazyflie:mechanics:assembly#maximizing_performance . Getting balanced propellers is a key factor to get good perform...