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i.abdalkaderi.abdalkader 09/13/2014 at 15:114 Comments

Just got my hands on a small quad, I was think this would be the perfect application for a tiny camera like OpenMV, now all I need is an open place to record some videos from the quad :)

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MattV wrote 10/05/2014 at 11:03 point
I know it is a bit off topic, but could you tell me which quad you have there? I'm interested in building my own and that frame definitely looks like something I can use!
Also I really dig your OpenMV project, can't wait to get my hands on some of your camera modules

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i.abdalkader wrote 10/05/2014 at 13:44 point
Thank you, it's a UFO U817W, the frame is quite durable.

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DigiGram wrote 09/14/2014 at 08:02 point
What's the weight of the whole module? There is some very nice nano quad copters (especially the one from CrazyFlie) and OpenMV would be a great addition to something that small, but it can only take a very small payload

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i.abdalkader wrote 10/05/2014 at 13:42 point
CrazyFlie was the first thing to pop in mind, especially that it's opensource and all, but I couldn't get my hands on one due to import/export restrictions, so had to use this one. I'm not sure how much it weighs (it is very light though) will need a super sensitive scale for that :)

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