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Archive for December, 2011

Tricopter not for indoor use (yet)

Last week, I tried flying the tricopter in a larger room across the hall to observe some realistic flight behavior. Unfortunately, at this stage, I’m forced to land the tricopter a second or two after takeoff because the stupid controller feels just fine flying the thing into walls and chair legs. I need to take […]

Food before final exams = evil.

I had my ethics and vector calculus final exams today from 18:00 to 19:10 and 20:00 to 21:30, respectively. The library is packed with students during finals week, so I studied in the robotics club room yesterday and today, fueled by Rockstar. The ethics final went okay, but I had a giant and expensive Qdoba […]