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I’ve been working on and off over the last couple of days on the base station rebuild. Measuring, cutting, fitting, and even some painting…mostly in that order. Decided to post an update while I’m waiting on paint to cure. I think it looks great so far. What do you think?

Okay, so we’ve been keeping something from you.  Mostly because we were not sure it was really going to work.  Anyway, we said last year that after hearing Chris Paget’s talk at Defcon 18 on the vulnerabilities in the GSM cellular network that we wanted to play around with that idea in our UAV.  We...

If you were smart, you would have bought stock in the manufacturer of cutoff wheels for Dremel tools this last week.  White, being the master of all things Dremel, has been hard at work fitting and cutting the project box to fit all of the various component parts (shown below) into our new ground station...

“Yo dawg.  We heard that when it comes to the internet, you like to fly.  So we put 4G broadband in your plane so you can fly… while you fly!” On a serious note, we wanted to be able to move more data off-airframe faster to support multiple simultaneous connections and the ability to do...

White & Red hard at work screwing things up.  We spent the morning at Gateway Electronics in St. Louis drooling over all kinds of goodies and chatting with one of the friendliest groups of people we’ve met.  Thanks guys for helping a couple of noobs out with our questions, it was much appreciated. If you...