Soldering

So, I also did some soldering today. Steve taught us some tricks as to how to solder.
Here’s a video of how I did it on my own

warning: Might contain swear, some may not like swear and I don’t know how to remove it so if you don’t like just mute and play some music.

Here’s the final products:

New Parts

Here are some new parts that we got from today.

2x 5040 R and 2x 5040 Propeller
Micro USB Cable
Matek PDB – XT60 (power distribution board)

Now this, this is a Matek PDB – XT60, a power distribution board. This is where the battery connects to so that it can power every other parts of the drone.

June 21 Update

I worked on some Fritzing. I made the transceiver in Fritzing and here’s the what I got so far.

here’s a before
What I currently have

Hopefully I get more done in a couple weeks. That’s all for now

June 14 Update

Today we started working on out our transceivers.

Here’s a picture of my transmitter.
Here’s my Receiver

It was alright. we also learned about the channels. They’re set up so they can meet each other.

June 7 Update

Yo, it’s yah bOIIIIII.

So today, we made a makeshift a controller. Here’s a picture:

It’s alright. We also started on wireless connectivity with the controller. It’s nice to see how so much code is used for just the controller.

May 24, 2019 (LAAATE UPDATE)

So,
This day we got some of the parts for our drone. Here’s the part list:

5 Ultrasonic Sensor
5 Ultrasonic Bracket
3 2.54 mm Male Header Strip
4 20 amp Electronic Speed Controllers
2 NRF24LO1 +A Transevers
2 Arduino Nano
2 USB Cable
2 Joystick1 Two-Way 18650 Battery Holder
1 AMP Pro Flight Controller
1 Funduino Nano Shield
1 Battery Strap
1 11.1v 1500mah Lipo Battery
2 Level Converter

(I’ll add pictures when I get them back)

Also, I was sick last week so I couldn’t go to school.
No May 31 Update