Let's go fly a... quadcopter?



What is Chiindii?

Chiindii is a joint project from myself (Wyatt) and a co-worker (Warren) to make a remote control quadcopter (small helicopter with four contra-rotating blades) from scratch. It uses similar hardware as the popular Aeroquad platform, but the software is all our own. Some advantages that it has over Aeroquad-based craft include:

We decided to do the software from scratch for a couple of reasons:

The name 'Chiindii' comes from the Navaho word meaning 'dust devils'; we felt the implied spinning winds fit a quad copter implementation.

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