What does Fat Shark have to do to beat DJI? (FPV News with JB and @ItsBlunty)

— TABLE OF CONTENTS — 0:00 – Intro Music 3:00 – Show Begins 9:50 – Shark Byte First 2 Week Development Update!


What does Fat Shark have to do to beat DJI? (FPV News with JB and @ItsBlunty)

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0:00 - Intro Music
3:00 - Show Begins

9:50 - Shark Byte First 2 Week Development Update!
* https://mailchi.mp/d285aad59eff/development-update-shark-byte-mar-19-2021

14:25 - Tiny Blackbox Logger for micro quads
* https://github.com/alexeystn/tiny-blackbox
* Logs up to 4khz
* 16mb onboard memory

19:10 - RDQ Lawsuit Update
* https://www.racedayquads.com/pages/faa-legal-battle-to-save-fpv
* https://www.dropbox.com/s/bgfom9jgv5pgpqe/RDQ Press Release - 03172021.pdf?dl=0
* https://www.dropbox.com/s/96ymjfp0awuifjl/2 Court notice of docketing 3 16 2021.pdf?dl=0
* https://www.gofundme.com/f/savefpv - Donation Link

24:25 - ZTAG drone laser tag has launched
* https://ztag.com/
* https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlhOHTHz-K0 - New Domination Mode

27:15 - DJI Assistant Issue on Mac OS Big Sur - FIXED
* https://imgur.com/a/LpXDXpu

28:55 - Open source LED board for diagnosing motors
* https://hackaday.com/2021/03/18/visualise-esc-problems-with-leds/
* Cool project that shows the status of each FET firing from an ESC

33:10 - FPV.Blue Interview with ItsBlunty - What does Fat Shark have to do to beat DJI?
* https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KxqS-Uy76QI
* We talk about HD Video, across Shark Byte, DJI, and FPV.Blue

39:50 - Community Spotlight - Frame Resonance Analysis with Chris Rosser
* https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-W7RzZ66eRo
* He shows problem resonance modes and explains why they might be a problem for us

48:05 - Community Spotlight - DIY Motion Controller with Pawel
* https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1e1Dzy56vOk
* Custom Motion Controller wish ESP32, and a MPU6050.
* Uses Buddy Box cable with your radio, to control a drone

55:35 - Community Spotlight - JB Logo on a Drone with a Hologram by Drones Ulimited
* https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IGgplkGFMF8

57:35 - CycloneFPV Store Helps out Customers that cant activate DJI FPV Goggles
* https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1gsNkErZq8Y
* You must be a good standing customer already, you’ll need to pay shipping to the next customer and you should include some “swag” to be displayed later.

1:05:40 - Gas-electric hybrid drone flies 13 hours, setting new world record!
* https://dronedj.com/2021/03/18/skyfront-drone-breaks-flight-endurance-record-13-hours/

1:08:45 - Drone Lawsuit Finds Images from a Drone Need a Warrant
* https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R7jq7JvTa_8
* https://dronedj.com/2021/03/21/drone-photos-violate-couples-privacy-rules-michigan-court/

1:13:25 - Iflight Beast H7 Bidirectional Dshot Issue
* Because of the design, running theory is a resistor but its possible this is not the issue, motor 3 will not communicate properly using Bidirectional Dshot
* https://github.com/betaflight/betaflight/pull/10383
* https://github.com/betaflight/betaflight/issues/10619
* https://imgur.com/a/Whuarsu
* https://shop.iflight-rc.com/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=1376
* An issue was discovered the H7 implementation in Betaflight and how it effects the physical design of the iFlight Beast H7
* This can be solved by switch to 4.2.6 and using 16.9 BLHeli_M, however, this disabled the use of the barometer, as this barometer only work in 4.3 and later.
* The indication here from them is that this not a software fixable issue and will need to be resolved in a new board

1:18:10 - Israel Gets Serious About Drone Delivery
* https://www.reuters.com/article/israel-technology-drones-int-idUSKBN2B91UL
* They are live testing a control room/dispatch system, where they seem to route and manage the drones like ATC