New BEC and blades shaped

A project log for Mars Ingenuity Helicopter

A 1:1 scale flying model of the Mars helicopter

Nick RehmNick Rehm 06/02/2021 at 16:480 Comments

Just when rotor testing was ramping up, the 5v regulator for servos and flight controller decided to die. But a new one is now installed and the blades have been shaped for better aerodynamics. Rotor testing and tuning can now commence as we push toward a test hop.