Category Archives: Build Progress

Here you will find posts related directly to the build status of the Wireless Aerial Surveillance Platform and its various iterations.

One propeller just wasn’t enough

So big news for the Rabbit Hole…  White and I have been very busy in RL lately and haven’t gotten to play with our toys as much as we would like to.  After what was a way too long break … Continue reading

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TMSIs, IMSIs, and BTS Oh My!

It’s been a while since we had anything major to update you with, so here’s something to wet your whistle. What you are seeing is the Temporary Mobile Subscriber Identity, or TMSI, and the International Mobile Subscriber Identity, or IMSI, … Continue reading

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No fireworks today is good

I finally found some time to mount the new switching voltage regulators today. No sparks or fireworks means I must have done it right. You can see them in the picture below. Look for the small circuit boards with the … Continue reading

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The Base Station has landed

I finally finished assembling the new base station. The new base station has a gumstix Overo at its core, with a 4.3″ touch screen interface. The gumstix provides the routing tables, the dhcp server for the wireless access point, and … Continue reading

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Look what someone left at my door

We needed some way of taking the high voltage (22.2v) from our battery packs and regulating it down to both a 6v and a 5v power source. the only problem being we need to be able to draw upwards of … Continue reading

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