The Falcon DS1 — BeagleBone Blue Drone (Part 3)

Construction

The hardest part of the build is coming up with a bracket to mount the BeagleBone on the Martian II air frame. In part 1 of these tutorials, I mentioned that there was an existing bracket design available. This doesn’t fit for a number of reasons, including clashes with the XT60 socket, the propellers and the top deck of the air frame. But we will come to that…

Start off by putting the frame together. There is a very thorough video of how to do this on YouTube. They are using some different components…

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David Such

David Such

Reefwing Software · Embedded Systems Engineer · iOS & Android Development · Robotics · Drones · Arduino · Raspberry Pi · Flight Control