Smart Radio GCS Reference Design: Introduction
In this guide, we detail the design of a Ground
Control Station (GCS) using the Doodle Labs Smart Radio. There are several
available form factors in the Smart Radio family, and we will discuss how the
Wearable Smart Radio or the Embedded/External Smart Radios can be used in a
Figures 1 and 2 shows examples of the applications
which have been demonstrated using Doodle Labs’ Smart Radios.
Fig. 1 Example applications using the Smart Radio (UAV)
Fig. 2 Example applications using the Smart Radio (UGV)
In our experiments, the typical latency due to the radios was around 10ms. The
telemetry link was stable down to the sensitivity level of the radios.
Smart Radio GCS Reference Design: Smart Radio GCS Reference Design
System Design System Setup Our Reference Design setup is shown in Fig. 3. Communications to the drone is provided by a Doodle Labs Wearable Smart Radio (RM-915-2K-XW). The UAV includes a Doodle Labs Embedded Smart Radio (RM-915-2J-XM). The tablet ...
Smart Radio GCS Reference Design: Software Configuration
Software Configuration Drone-side Smart Radio The Smart Radio starts a UDP server at port 2000 with a baud rate of 57600 by default. Therefore, if the settings are acceptable, then there is no need to configure the Smart Radio at all. Fig. 3 shows a ...
Smart Radio GCS Reference Design: Important Notes and References
Important Notes Multiple Radios There are three main links between the UAV and the GCS, telemetry, Video, and RC control. The Smart Radio can be used for all three links, and if necessary, the RC and Telemetry links can go over MAVLink. Using ...
ModalAI VOXL2 + Smart Radio Integration Guide: Introduction
Introduction VOXL is an autonomous computing platform built by ModalAI and based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 821. The VOXL computing platform combined with a depth camera, flight controller and the Doodle Labs Smart Radio forms the core of fully ...
Smart Radio LTE Failover: Introduction
Introduction This application note describes how to use LTE as a failover for the Smart Radio’s Mesh Rider wireless link. Smart Radio LTE Failover is an optional add-on license to the Mesh Rider OS to create highly resilient private wireless ...