RC Flying Wing

I decided to add an RC plane to my flying collection. After a bit of research I settled on the Hobbyking Bonsai. Based on others success/recommendations I went with a slightly larger motor, battery and servos than the hobbyking recommendations. Installing the servos actually required enlarging the stock holes. I used an exacto knife to […]

Tricopter – Motor Repair

After my last crash the shaft on my rear tricopter motor was tweaked.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8pLH2GwmsfM Fortunately I gave each motor a spin manually before powering things on and noticed so I had opportunity to fix it. The motor was clearly rubbing and I imagine would have promptly self destructed had I turned it on. The motor […]

HackRF Jawbreaker Arrived!

Welcome home HackRF Jawbreaker 305, welcome home! To get the HackRF Jawbreaker running I: Installed Ubuntu 12.04 in VMWare Fusion Ran apt-get update and apt-get upgrade Ran the amazing build-gnuradio script Followed the instructions on the HackRF beta page to build the hack-rf tools and upgrade the firmware The first couple times I attempted to […]