stunthanger.com
News:
 
 
*
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register. March 28, 2017, 01:06:44 PM


Login with username, password and session length



Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Send this topic  |  Print  
Author Topic: Fox CL timer with accelerometer  (Read 1750 times)
Andrea Di Caro
Trade Count: (0)
New Pilot
*
Offline Offline

Location: Italy
Posts: 7


« on: January 05, 2017, 12:14:17 PM »

What do you think about it?

« Last Edit: January 05, 2017, 04:38:10 PM by Andrea Di Caro » Logged

Motorman
Trade Count: (0)
Admiral
******
Offline Offline

Age: 60
Location: North East USA
Posts: 2981


Millville NJ PDQ Flying Clown Country


« Reply #1 on: January 05, 2017, 12:53:46 PM »

Where do I get one?


MM
Logged

There will be a sunny day and we will fly our airplanes.
Andrea Di Caro
Trade Count: (0)
New Pilot
*
Offline Offline

Location: Italy
Posts: 7


« Reply #2 on: January 05, 2017, 01:57:44 PM »

Is in development, I'm testing him.
Logged
Andrea Di Caro
Trade Count: (0)
New Pilot
*
Offline Offline

Location: Italy
Posts: 7


« Reply #3 on: January 05, 2017, 04:36:46 PM »

programming box...


* Timer1.jpg (165.6 KB, 1238x625 - viewed 68 times.)

* Timer2.jpg (136.64 KB, 822x617 - viewed 63 times.)
Logged
Motorman
Trade Count: (0)
Admiral
******
Offline Offline

Age: 60
Location: North East USA
Posts: 2981


Millville NJ PDQ Flying Clown Country


« Reply #4 on: January 05, 2017, 10:40:23 PM »

Looks like it works good on the ground, why don't you take it out and fly it.


MM
Logged

There will be a sunny day and we will fly our airplanes.
Andrea Di Caro
Trade Count: (0)
New Pilot
*
Offline Offline

Location: Italy
Posts: 7


« Reply #5 on: January 06, 2017, 07:42:09 AM »

Looks like it works good on the ground, why don't you take it out and fly it.


MM

Too cold and too windy, now.
I hope to fly it soon.
Logged
Crist Rigotti
Trade Count: (0)
Admiral
******
Online Online

Posts: 2966


Electric - The future of Old Time Stunt


« Reply #6 on: January 06, 2017, 03:29:13 PM »

If I may.  In the video, the motor changes RPM much too slow.  The corner would be done by the time the motor ramps up in speed, etc.  I would expect much, much faster response.
Logged

Crist
AMA 482497
Waxahachie, TX
Electric - The Future of Old Time Stunt
Andrea Di Caro
Trade Count: (0)
New Pilot
*
Offline Offline

Location: Italy
Posts: 7


« Reply #7 on: January 06, 2017, 03:46:39 PM »

If I may.  In the video, the motor changes RPM much too slow.  The corner would be done by the time the motor ramps up in speed, etc.  I would expect much, much faster response.

The "response time" can be set with the programming box.
It is not perfect, now.
I still have to work on it.
Logged
John Rist
Trade Count: (0)
Admiral
******
Offline Offline

Age: 76
Location: Huntsville Alabama
Posts: 1678



« Reply #8 on: January 06, 2017, 07:19:28 PM »

That looks weird.  It changes RPM with orientation not load.  I thought the plan was to get constant RPM with changing load.   Stir the pot
Logged

John Rist
AMA 56277
Andrea Di Caro
Trade Count: (0)
New Pilot
*
Offline Offline

Location: Italy
Posts: 7


« Reply #9 on: January 07, 2017, 03:12:28 AM »

That looks weird.  It changes RPM with orientation not load.  I thought the plan was to get constant RPM with changing load.   Stir the pot

No, the plan was to get constant speed with changing position.
Logged
Joe Yau
AMA Member
Trade Count: (0)
Captain
*
Offline Offline

Location: Vancouver B.C. Canada
Posts: 659



https://www.facebook.com/ https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100005109198732 Stuntpilot88
WWW
« Reply #10 on: January 11, 2017, 03:20:01 PM »

What do you think about it?


Doesn't look like it could work with that setting.  As Crist has mentioned.. it is responding way too slow.  and also the rpm range is too extreme on acceleration and deceleration. What ESC are you using?
Logged

Joe Yau
MAAC: C-9996
Andrea Di Caro
Trade Count: (0)
New Pilot
*
Offline Offline

Location: Italy
Posts: 7


« Reply #11 on: January 11, 2017, 04:12:56 PM »

I used the extreme settings, deliberately.
I can set it very differently.
It works with any type of esc, appropriately changing the setting.
However I'm not going to sell it.
I thought, when it is ready to publish the schematics and programming code.
If you do not care, it's not a problem.
Logged
Frank Imbriaco
Trade Count: (0)
Captain
*****
Online Online

Location: New Jersey
Posts: 488


At the 69 Willow Grove NATS with J.D. FALCON II


« Reply #12 on: January 12, 2017, 06:34:54 AM »

Keep trying. Someday, they'll be back. y1
Logged
Crist Rigotti
Trade Count: (0)
Admiral
******
Online Online

Posts: 2966


Electric - The future of Old Time Stunt


« Reply #13 on: January 12, 2017, 08:52:29 AM »

Keep trying. Someday, they'll be back. y1

What's this suppose to mean?
Logged

Crist
AMA 482497
Waxahachie, TX
Electric - The Future of Old Time Stunt
Frank Imbriaco
Trade Count: (0)
Captain
*****
Online Online

Location: New Jersey
Posts: 488


At the 69 Willow Grove NATS with J.D. FALCON II


« Reply #14 on: January 12, 2017, 12:01:43 PM »

 Words of encouragement. That's all. The man seemed to want to fold up his tent.
Logged
Frank Imbriaco
Trade Count: (0)
Captain
*****
Online Online

Location: New Jersey
Posts: 488


At the 69 Willow Grove NATS with J.D. FALCON II


« Reply #15 on: January 12, 2017, 12:15:03 PM »

  Chris:
Oh, and one more thing... He lives in a country rich with a history of  thinkers and tinkerers. 
On a personal note : All  four of my grandparents emigrated from Italy between 1901-1905.
They never gave up on any task. Same with their children.

 I would encourage him the same even if he came from another country.
Logged
Crist Rigotti
Trade Count: (0)
Admiral
******
Online Online

Posts: 2966


Electric - The future of Old Time Stunt


« Reply #16 on: January 12, 2017, 12:41:19 PM »

Words of encouragement. That's all. The man seemed to want to fold up his tent.

OK, I didn't understand.  I would offer encouragement too!
Logged

Crist
AMA 482497
Waxahachie, TX
Electric - The Future of Old Time Stunt
Motorman
Trade Count: (0)
Admiral
******
Offline Offline

Age: 60
Location: North East USA
Posts: 2981


Millville NJ PDQ Flying Clown Country


« Reply #17 on: January 12, 2017, 03:53:04 PM »

Seemed like it was working pretty good to me.

MM
Logged

There will be a sunny day and we will fly our airplanes.
Joe Yau
AMA Member
Trade Count: (0)
Captain
*
Offline Offline

Location: Vancouver B.C. Canada
Posts: 659



https://www.facebook.com/ https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100005109198732 Stuntpilot88
WWW
« Reply #18 on: January 13, 2017, 02:04:35 AM »

I used the extreme settings, deliberately.


O.k. that explains it.

Logged

Joe Yau
MAAC: C-9996

Tags:
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Send this topic  |  Print  
 
Jump to:  


Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines

Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS! Dilber MC Theme by HarzeM