Viraj Padte's JetsonBot
JetsonBot

Viraj Padte’s JetsonBot – Research Platform

June 13, 2016 kangalow 2

Viraj Padte from Oklahoma has been working on building a JetsonBot based on the articles posted on JetsonHacks. Background Viraj has a bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering. Viraj has an interesting motivation for building a JetsonBot. Viraj states, “I choose to make the JetsonBot in order to learn Read more …

Flying Robot Demo
GTC 2016

GTC 2016 – Flying Robot Demo

April 11, 2016 kangalow 0

GTC 2016 in San Jose last week was a great technical conference. I will be writing a few articles about some of the interesting things that I saw there. I want to thank everyone who stopped by and said hello while I was in the NVIDIA booth, it was great Read more …

Matrice First Flight
Jetson Drone

DJI Matrice Part 7 – First Flight

March 28, 2016 kangalow 0

The DJI Matrice 100 is a quadcopter for developers. The drone allows developers to customize the flight platform using the DJI SDK. Time to take the first flight to begin testing! Looky here: Background In preparation for flying the Matrice 100, I spent about 20 hours learning how to fly Read more …

Guidance Attachment to Matrice
Jetson Drone

DJI Matrice Part 4 – Guidance Attachment

March 17, 2016 kangalow 0

The DJI Matrice 100 is a quadcopter for developers. The drone allows developers to customize the flight platform using the DJI SDK. Today we attach the Guidance visual sensing system to the airframe. Looky here: Background The DJI Guidance is a visual sensing system which consists of 5 sensor modules Read more …

Matrice Assembly
Jetson Drone

DJI Matrice 100 Part 3 – Airframe Assembly

March 16, 2016 kangalow 0

The DJI Matrice 100 is a quadcopter for developers. The drone allows developers to customize the flight platform using the DJI SDK. Today we assemble the Matrice airframe. Looky here: Background Conceptually quadcopters are simple machines. There are four electric motors with propellers attached, each motor attached to the airframe, Read more …

DJI Manifold
Jetson Drone

DJI Matrice 100 Part 2 – DJI Manifold and Guidance

March 15, 2016 kangalow 2

The DJI Matrice 100 is a quadcopter for developers. The drone allows developers to customize the flight platform using the DJI SDK. In a previous article, we unboxed the Matrice itself. Today we unbox the Manifold computer and work on assembling the Guidance subsystem. Looky here: Background The DJI Manifold Read more …

DJI Matrice 100
Jetson Drone

DJI Matrice 100 and Guidance System

March 14, 2016 kangalow 6

The DJI Matrice 100 is a quadcopter for developers. The drone allows developers to customize the flight platform using the DJI SDK. Plus, it comes in a big black box! Looky here: Background DJI is a world leader in easy-to-fly drones and aerial photography systems. As on-board electronics have become Read more …