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    Thesis Prep – Scout 2.0


    2011 - 02.13

    For my thesis I will continue developing my project Scout. This time I will take what I learned from building Scout to create a new design. For thesis, I will be creating a second version of Scout. Scout 2.0 will have 4 motors instead of two, allowing for a greater lifting power. Instead of using Lego bricks for the airframe, I will use carbon fiber. Choosing carbon fiber as the building material for the airframe will allow for a more rigid and lighter frame. I will then install a auto-stabliizing system. This will allow Scout to auto level itself and allow the user to focus on navigation.

    Scout Publicity


    2010 - 06.16

    Scout at the Spring 2010 ITP Show

    Here are a list of articles on Scout:

    BBC News

    True/Slant

    PSFK

    Gizmo Watch

    Semageek (French)

    More Scout Videos from ITP Show


    2010 - 05.28

    Here are a couple of video from the Spring 2010 ITP Show.  Credit goes to Nisma for documenting the projects at the ITP Show.

    Scout from Nisma Z on Vimeo.

    Scout (2) from Nisma Z on Vimeo.

    Scout | Project Photos


    2010 - 05.09

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    Here are photos of Scout, showing the progression of the project and all of iteration of Scout along the way.