Ground Control Tracking Software

‘Ground Control’ Model Rocket Tracking

To make more use of the model rocket recovery tracker (Part 1 – Transmitter, Part 2 – Receiver) I wrote this application to take the information and display it on a map. The application is written is Python3 / Flask and has a browser based front-end to allow multiple people to participate in the ‘recovery’ […]

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Model Rocket 433Mhz Receiver

Building a model rocket beacon (Part 2)

Following up on the transmitter payload module for tracking my model rockets I have built a companion receiver unit so the GPS information could be captured and made usable, although tracking the payload module using a handheld transceiver and direction finding skills is still fun! The receiver is very simple in design consisting of an […]

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