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.

I think it works!

Redqueen is in fact alive, and White and I wanted to test out the capabilities of the new base station.  As you can see in the picture, that is a Motorola Xoom, iPhone and Samsung Captivate connected to the plane … Continue reading

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Now what have we here?

RedQueen sent me this little circuit board.  He needed a 100pf capacitor soldered onto the board and some traces scratched out. Yes I know the soldering could have been better. I wonder what this is going to be? WhiteQueen

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Display Stand

I have recently realized I have limited space for a 6′ long aircraft to lie around while I work on it. I needed a way to allow me to work on the aircraft without taking up too much real estate. … Continue reading

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A $60 mistake

So I was working on the new base station this weekend, mostly scavenging the old one for parts, when I realized I had a voltage issue in the new base station. All of the old components ran on a PC … Continue reading

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Base Station Rebirth

Lugging the base station Pelican case through airport security has for some reason caused me to rethink the overall design of the base station itself. The current version of the base station provides a few capabilities that must be present … Continue reading

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