Category Archives: Other

AirBooster and JetQuad Development

Preface: Last year I began assisting in the development of the AirBooster, a scale jet-powered vertical take-off and landing vehicle funded by FusionFlight. I expressed an interest in the rapid prototyping, design and construction of a functional vehicle utilizing my PX4 Development Kit for Simulink as a basis for the flight control system. The project was hindered […]

Custom MultiWii Motor Mixes

Although the standard MultiWii firmware offers an abundance of multirotor mixes, some less common designs remain absent. Modifying the firmware to support custom mixes is rather easy and allows for a wide range of frame options. I will first start by introducing the concept behind the motor mixes and an example mix of a quadcopter with an […]