mavlink

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    Controling the drone and video feed in computer

    Hello I am trying to control the drone with MAVlink commands and have video feed at the same time the issue is that when my computer connects to tje drone and begins sending the MAVlink commands the video feed stops or gets really glitchy does anyone knows how to make the two tings work together
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    Getting High Res IMU through Mavlink udp

    Hello everyone. I'm working on a project where I'm using MAVROS to connect to the Solo and access its sensor data. But I'm only getting sensor data at ~10Hz. How do I increase the stream rate of the sensors through MAVLINK? Some googling shows that it can be done by meddling with the firmware a...
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    3DR Solo Stuck With Mavlink?

    Any alternatives available to mavlink on the 3dr solo? Hardware, firmware, software?
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    Telemetry Data via Accessory Port?

    I have been doing a fair amount of research on this question but I keep finding contradicting information and can't find a definitive answer. Is it possible to use the Serial 2 port to get Mavlink telemetry data to an external device via the accessory port? And if so what steps are required to...
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    Gimbal mavlink communication

    hello, i bought the solo gimbal, and i want to use it with my gopro, connected to my computer for making video of my landscape outside the apartment. I saw i cam communicate with the gimbal with mavlink. I connected the gimbal to Uart ( usb to serial) to my usb port on my linux computer. I...
  6. Tommyb10

    SidePilot - iOS GroundStation for 3DR Solo, Arducopter and PX4!

    Hi! Version 1.1 was just released of SidePilot, the iOS Groundstation app for 3DR Solo, Arducopter and PX4 (formerly called iMavlink). New features include: New Name! Easy PID Tuning using sliders Calibrate Radio trims Increased PX4 Support Set Flight Modes Arrow that points towards your...
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    Disarm Solo inside MAVLink communication

    Hello, I'm wondering if there's a way to disarm Solo inside the MAVLink communication terminal. I can arm the motors here using "arm throttle," but I couldn't find a way to disarm them. I ended up having to hold A+B+Pause on the controller to disarm. Any way to do this? Thanks!
  8. sparkplug23

    Hardware and Software Help

    Hey everyone, Hoping someone can help fill in a few blanks for me as I try configure the solo for use with my equipment in research. I will be adding my own microcontrollers and sensors that will work independent of the drone, however I want to trigger certain events using the Tower app/Solo...
  9. franknitty69

    3D Robotics Selects Fast RTPS for System Infrastructure

    3DR will be switching to FAST RTPS for system-level messaging and data distribution. They've opted to use messaging middleware developed by eProsima. This is a good thing for end users and possible a pain for developers. we won't know until we see the implementation. Full article in the link...
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    Mavlink to VB.net (C++ or C#)

    Hello, I am new to the coding for drones. I have a 3dr solo drone. I am simply trying to convert messages from mavproxy protocol or mavlink messages to vb.net. All I need is anything talking about coordinates and gps location. I can get the raw data whenever I type the command 'status' (when I...
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    Can I change "SYSID_THISMAV" on Solo

    Can I change "SYSID_THISMAV" on Solo OK, Solo is not my only APM based quad in my fleet, and I want to download the logs to Mission Planner, however I don't want the logs all mingled together. I was able to change the "SYSID_THISMAV" ID from 1 to some other number on my other quads, and then...