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MultiWii PRO Flight Controller w/MTK GPS Module

MultiWii PRO Flight Controller w/MTK GPS Module
MultiWii PRO Flight Controller w/MTK GPS Module

The MultiWii PRO is a gyro/accelerometer based flight controller that is loaded with features. This version of the MultiWii supports direct connection of a GPS module (package includes MTK 3329 GPS module) allowing for ultra-precise positioning functionality. With expandability options and full programmability, this device can control just about any type of aircraft. This is the ideal flight controller for your multi-rotor aircraft.

Features:
(MultiWii PRO)
• SMD component design with Atmega2560
• ITG3205 Triple Axis Gyro
• BMA180 Accelerometer
• BMP085 Barometer
• HMC5883L Magnetometer
• Servo output for camera pitch and roll control
• Supports direct connection of GPS module (MTK 3329 GPS module included)
• On-board USB connection for programming

(MTK 3329 GPS Module)
• Based on MediaTek Single Chip Architecture.
• L1 Frequency, C/A code, 66 channels
• High Sensitivity, Up to -165dBm tracking, providing superior urban performance
• DGPS(WAAS, EGNOS, MSAS) support (optional by firmware)
• USB/UART Interface
• Supports AGPS function (Offline mode: EPO valid up to 14 days)

Specs:
(MultiWii PRO)
Mounting: Standard Mk style mounting holes 45mm X 45mm
Dimensions: 70x50x12mm
Weight: 16g

(MTK 3329 GPS module)
Position Accuracy: < 3m CEP (50%) without SA (horizontal)
Cold Start: under 35 seconds (Typical)
Warm Start: under 34 seconds (Typical)
Hot Start: under 1 second (Typical)
Power Consumption: 48mA @ acquisition, 37mA @ tracking
Shut-down current consumption: 15uA, typical
Dimensions: 30x26x7mm
Weight: 8g

*Note:
See instructions on how to enable GPS function located under the "Files" tab.

Package content:
MultiWii PRO FC x 1
MTK 3329 GPS Module x 1
GPS module connection leads x 1
Main board connection leads x 1
USB connection cable x 1

More information can be found on the Multiwii Website.
http://www.multiwii.com


PRODUCT ID: 387000003

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E-Tech Todd  12 points - 7/29/2014
 
Hey Guys well I finally got mine set up and functioning. Everything is working except that the quad wont take off. It is wanting to pitch forward as if the front motors arent throttling up at the same speed. I have done everything I know to do(which obviously isnt everything) I have calibrated the ESC's...but i did it the old way...connecting the esc to the receiver. Do I have to calibrate through the MWP? should I clear the eeprom and load another sketch? Any thoughts???
Moochasas  1511 points - 7/29/2014
 
*******youtu.be/X5-PflGY0Qc MW2.3 on a 32bit board........ 1450kv motors.
 Gordon 222 points
That's a great setup. Thanks for the rate details too. Being able to setup horizon mode this way is one of the great strengths of MW, I think. No other FW can mix the modes this way as far as I know.
Moochasas  1511 points - 7/29/2014
 
I cannot confirm the fact but here is what I heard today.......... our company has just started to engage a company to fly a hexa and a quad to do inspections around our site and I just happened to wander across to chat to them.... anywho they have just won a contract to put together a training package for (get this) our high school kids as an elective subject which will be available next year...... also the training package will be open for people like us to gain certification...... thats all I know at this point.... I have some great footage of them flying their $20k hexa ....... they are just investing in a new machine which will have infra red sensors for close proximity flying..... Some how I feel this is going to be an ever opening field of business opportunities....... Imagine doing this for a job??.... and how much work do they have on??????? the 2 guys I spoke to cant keep up with it all..... one flies while the other operates the gimbal and takes the shot..... now thats what I call money for nothing.....
 Gordon 222 points
Mooch, I think a lot of that is happening here too but they are staying low key since the FAA position is far from settled. I would love to do this for a living.
 majik01 6211 points
Me too, me too ... except I want to include remote sensing of the crop condition with IR so farmers can determine the "health" of their crops ... I've got the birds but I'm still waiting on my sibling to share the process and technology for remote sensing ... he has a PhD is Geology and specialized in satellite imagery ...
Gordon  222 points - 7/29/2014
 
Well, we got to do the test flights inside the nightclub, It came out really well and we are already OKed for the next test with all the lights, smoke, lasers, etc. going while we film. If I can find a small gimbal for the Mobius, we might get a paying gig out of this. Indoors. No FAA. Unfortunately, I have been asked not to post film before the video company does, so I have to wait. All that flying I have done around the yard in close quarters around obstacles really paid off in the club. Newey, I wish you were here - you could make money doing indoor gigs in this town.
 newbee 550mm 97 points
Gordo I would love to, and I too have allot of inside experiance. I held in my hand the best black version of GoPro3 and the Sony 700 series and have a new best freind in the camera department. The four lens options are a big selling point. I dont have one but my partner in the mad sience department does and the video is outstanding filming a pool party at his house. I would definatley have to move to a different state though,,,lol :-)
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 majik01 6211 points
We are a patient bunch ... we can wait ... your twenty seconds are up ... where are the vids !!! Hey Newey ... the GoPro 3? That's awesome ... takes some killer vids that one does ... you too need to post Newey vids
 Gordon 222 points
Oh man, I'm itchin to post it. I have to find a gimbal. The only one I found just for the Mobius is out of stock. Right now, it looks like FPV footage and moves with the quad.
newbee 550mm  97 points - 7/29/2014
 
Maj, has anyone had any issues downloading the current WINGUI 2.3? cant get it to download without complications, says it has "missing file allocations". The 2.3 sketch loaded fine and I was able to mod it to my needs,,,,but wont load the GUI????,,,,,,,,think it could be the "Nortons antivirus"? Nortons has said that it was corrupt twice and quarentined the application and cuased me to reload again. Any ideas?
 majik01 6211 points
Newey ... what version and where are you downloading MWC 2.3? If the official version from the Multiwii site, it should work. Just a note, the issue may be related to J a v a ... Arduino needs the latest version downloaded or else you get errors. Another potential issue is if your hard drive is heavily fragmented which results also to issue when a program like Arduino looks for the files and the bite and bytes are scattered on the HDD platters. Upload the latest J a v a ... got to Hard Drive Tools and do a defrag / disk check ...
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 newbee 550mm 97 points
OK Maj,,,I'm on it,,,get back to you in a few, and let you know.
 newbee 550mm 97 points
Alrighty Maj I think I figuered it out,,,,that is if WINGUI 2.3 is based off of a 64 bit computer and I'm on a 32 bit. Window said "this is not a 32 bit software" allow with some other jibberish. And the following example is more along your line of work Maj,,,maybe you can make sence of it,,,,,? ERROR SUMMARY Below is a summary of the errors, details of these errors are listed later in the log. * Activation of C:\Users\Owner\Desktop\WINGUI 2.3\Release\MultiWiiWinGUI.application resulted in exception. Following failure messages were detected: Downloading file:///C:/Users/Owner/Desktop/WINGUI 2.3/Release/mwwingui.ico.deploy did not succeed. Could not find file 'C:\Users\Owner\Desktop\WINGUI 2.3\Release\mwwingui.ico.deploy'. Could not find file 'C:\Users\Owner\Desktop\WINGUI 2.3\Release\mwwingui.ico.deploy'. Could not find file 'C:\Users\Owner\Desktop\WINGUI 2.3\Release\mwwingui.ico.deploy'.
 newbee 550mm 97 points
I am loading from the official site, I have the NET4.0 and the **** is all updated as of 20 minutes ago. I ran into this before for some reason, and I think it was the 2.3 I was having trouble with before I hung my propellers up for two months,,,,frustrating.
 newbee 550mm 97 points
HK,,,turn down filtering,,,,****,,,J,A,V,A, is a bad work now?????
 majik01 6211 points
My bad .... I thought you meant MWC 2.3 .... Newey ... try a brand new WinGUI download. Delete the folder / sub-folder you are using. From the error log you posted, looks like the decompressed files are going into your desktop. Download Wingui again then cut and paste the zip file to your Documents folder preferably in a sub-directory you can easily find. Unzip with in the documents into that folder. When unzipped go into the unzipped WinGUI folder and look for the MultiwiiWingui.exe file ... which should be run as "Admin" right click "Run as Administrator" so the program has access to all folders and directories ... Remember to unzip the files ... sometime you see the *.exe" even if it not decompressed ... but the program will not "run" in that state.
 majik01 6211 points
That's why I spell J a v a with spaces .... otherwise the bots will get me ... he, he ...
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skyfox60
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Great unit, with all the features you need for your MC. And the price is awsome, so normally, you cannot make a mistke on buying this unit.If you buy this features in europe, you will pay 3 times as much or more. For the HK price, you get at least the gps module ( sometimes ) but not incluiding the board, wich has a big and powerfull processor also. So another time, where HK makes our hobby affordable. This is what the MC-Flyers need to upgrade their machines.


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Received the board today from HobbyKing . After reading about all the broken Micro USB connectors on other FC like the Crius AIOP , I had a good look at the USB connector BEFORE connecting anything. The micro USB connector is soldered to the board at the rear corners and also has 2 tabs half way down the sides. Close inspection reveals that it does NOT have a lot of solder to hold it in place and YES it is likely to break off without some extra solder. The side tabs do not appear to have been well soldered, my guess, surface mount automated soldering has not applied sufficient heat to get the solder flowing well around the tabs which are part of the larger metal connector shell, using a fine tipped soldering iron, care is required specially on the side near the pin headers, re soldered the metal tabs and also the rear corners of the connector, I don't think it will come off now. Do keep in mind that is a very small connector and the cable can be used to apply sufficient leverage to rip it clean off the board, no amount of extra solder will prevent that, so be real careful not to apply sideways forces to the cable when plugged into the board. The quality of the board, the soldering of all the other components, I can't fault it, all looks excellent. Lots of information now in the files tab for the product at HobbyKing. I connected the GPS to Serial 2, and the flashing LED


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PAc3R
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Great Board. Using Multiwii Dev, and The AdruCoper Firm. Position hold, works... ok. for the price who cares!! Pressure sensor, old, but will work ok with foam mounted over sensor.


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Flies very well with the MWC 2.1 sketch. Other are trying MPNG and are close to success ...


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today i had my first flight with this board! I have megapirate on it and its working fine:) will try to make som video soon.


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