Hello fellow bloggers!
My name is Karl Anderson, I am a junior at John Brown University, studying electrical engineering. I have been working with a colleague, David Bird (also a junior EE major at JBU) on a quadrotor project for the past six weeks. Below you will find a table with the parts we used:
Item Cost 5g Brushless Motors * 4 $34.92 Turnigy Plush ESC 6A * 4 $32.80 10DOF Sensor Board $22.60 Zippy 800 maH LiPo $4.42 TX & RX $25.07 Frame Tubing (window screen tubing) $3.24 MSP430G2553 LaunchPad $9.99 Propellors $3.49 3.3V Regulator $1.95 20 Pin DIP Socket $0.49 20 Pin IC Breakout $2.49 10k? Resistors * 3 $0.00 Jumper Wires $0.00 Paid Total $98.23 Complete Total $141.46 Key: Paid/Donated
And their links if purchased online:
(Had the charger for this battery already)
RX & TX:
The inspiration and foundation of our project was from another blogger, thanhTran, and below is a link to his completed project. We could not have gone as far as we did without him.
Our plan was first to use thanhTran