Pixhawk

Pixhawk autopilot

Pixhawk is a high-performance autopilot module for plane, single and multi-rotor, cars, boats and any other robot platform that can move. The Pixhawk is suitable for high-end research, industry and hobbies.

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Fig .: Pixhawk

At Koller Engineering we rely on Pixhawk technology, among other things, because it enables us to optimally adapt the flight system to customer needs and to achieve a professional end result.

Main features of the Pixhawk

  • 168 MHz / 252 MIPS Cortex-M4F
  • 14 PWM / servo outputs (8 with failsafe and override, 6 aux, high power compatible)
  • Plenty of connection options for additional peripheral devices (UART, I2C, CAN)
  • Integrated backup system for in-flight recovery and manual operation with dedicated processor and stand-alone power supply (use of space)
  • Backup system integrates mixing, enables consistent autopilot with override (for fixed wing aircraft)
  • Inputs for redundant power supply, automatic failover
  • External safety switch
  • Multicolor LED display
  • High-power, multi-tone piezo audio display
  • microSD card for high-rate logging over long periods of time