Step 1: Installing System
Install the system onto the drone using the articles copied below. Once complete send photos of the sensor, cable connections, and base station to firstname.lastname@example.org to verify the correct installation.
Resources for M200
Resources for M300
The color-coded "red" antenna should be installed on the port side of the aircraft. The color-coded "black" antenna on the starboard side of the aircraft
Base Station Cable: Make sure the side labeled "Host" is connected to the base station and the side labeled "Cable Creation" is connected to the radio.
Step 2: Account Creation
- Create an account on analytics.slantrange.com
- Download the latest version of:
Step 3: Compass Calibration
Once the system is installed, please complete a compass calibration outdoors and away from metal objects, This only needs to be done once, unless the sensor travels more than 500 miles or new hardware is installed onto the aircraft.
3p Sensors: slantrange3p
4p Sensors: slantrange
Step 4: Flight Planning
Must Read: Flight Planning: Measure Ground Control
Step 5: Data Collection
Step 6: Quality Check
Step 7: Data Upload
Step 8: Viewing Your Data
Once your data has been processed, you can view it in our Aerial Phenotyping platform. Watch this video to learn how to see your results and interact with your data.