Section 6: Software and Firmware

In this section, you will configure your transmitter, install the GroundStation software, and update and configure your flight controller firmware, follwing the 4 steps below.

This section will take approximately 1 to 2 hours, depending on your skill level and equipment.

Parts Needed in this Section

  • ELEV-8 v3 Assembly w/ LiPo Battery, prepared in Section 5
  • Fully Charged RC Radio Transmitter (not included)
  • RC Reciever Bind Plug (not included)
  • SD Card & SD Card Reader (optional)
  • Computer running Windows 7/8/10 with internet connection (not included)
  • USB A to Micro B cable (not included)