What is NAVIO2?
With Navio2 its code is executed directly on Raspberry Pi with preemptive Linux kernel. A collection of software frameworks for robot software development, providing operating system-like functionality on a heterogeneous computer cluster. Use ROS or DroneKit to make your drone perform preprogrammed actions and respond to changing conditions.
Why can’t I use servservos with NAVIO2?
Servos can consume a lot of power which RC receiver port may not be able to provide and that may lead to Raspberry Pi and NAVIO2 shutting down and even getting damaged. GNSS antenna is plugged into the MCX port on top of NAVIO2.
What is NAVIO2 – Raspberry Pi autopilot?
This page presents Navio2 – Raspberry Pi autopilot, which runs well proven ArduPilot flight stack and supports all its features. Dual IMU. Navio2 has two IMU chips to improve flight experience and for redundancy. Improved MS5611 performance.
How do I power NAVIO2 in a drone?
Raspberry Pi will provide power to the NAVIO2. In a drone: NAVIO2 should be powered by a power module connected to the “POWER” port on NAVIO2. NAVIO2 will provide power to the Raspberry Pi. Redundancy: In case of power module failure NAVIO2 will switch to power from the servo rail.