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Build Your Own Quadcopter: Power Up Your Designs with the Parallax Elev-8 by Donald Norris

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CHAPTER 11

Enhancements and Future Projects

Introduction

In this chapter, I will discuss both enhancements and future projects that you may want to consider for your quadcopter. Several of the concepts that were introduced in earlier chapters will now be integrated into these discussions. You might want to go back and refresh your knowledge regarding these concepts as you read about them. I have endeavored to point out the appropriate chapters in which they were first discussed. You will also find some new material about advanced sensors that will add significant flexibility and capability to your quadcopter flight operations.

Position Location and Return to Home Operation

Determining the quadcopter’s geographic position is relatively easy ...

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