[Noisebridge-discuss] NoiseDrone

Corey McGuire coreyfro at coreyfro.com
Tue Nov 22 09:55:29 PST 2011


When will the launch be?  I think we should commemorate the event with 99
red balloons...or 99 luftballons....what where the consensus is.

-- Sent while under the observation of my Android overlord.
On Nov 19, 2011 7:17 PM, "Jake" <jake at spaz.org> wrote:

> To make a floating NoiseDrone which can be used for filming the occupation
> from above, we will need the following materials:
>
> 1. Baloon
> 2. Helium or Hydrogen
> 3. A rigid ring to attach around baloon
> 4. 4 Sticks sticking outward from the ring
> 5. Servos on the ends of those sticks to tilt
> 6. Powerful motors with propellers mounted on them
> 7. An android phone for livestreaming
> 8. An analog camera for an analog wireless feed
> 9. An analog wireless transmitter for the camera
> 10. A control system to receive commands from the ground
> 11. Batteries or a plutonium thermopile (or polonium?)
> 12. A remote control
>
> We can build everything right now (assuming SpaceBridge or The Russians
> donate a baloon and helium) except we lack motors and props, and a team.
>
> I nominate myself and Shannon and MCT to the team, plus whoever supplies
> four similar motors and props (and decent servos too).
>
> I volunteer to do the electronics, mostly, if other people will step up to
> supply things like a phone, motors, props, and personpower to actually
> operate the thing.
>
> -jake
>
> S said:
> It's for aerial reconnaissance... We want to put a livestream on a balloon
> over #occupysf.
>
> --S
>
> On Nov 19, 2011, at 16:45, Jake wrote:
>
> > it was nice to see you at the bus stop last night.
> >
> > I wonder what you're planning with the android phone.  I know someone
> > who has a G1 phone which is a t-mobile (or AT&T) style where you just
> > pop in the SIM card.  You could get temporary service from t-mobile as a
> > second number from someone who is already on, like me.
> >
> > That way nobody would go without their phone for a week, because who
> > would want to do that?
> >
> > If you need funds for the project you might be able to get it from
> > OccupySF, if it applies to their goals...
> >
> > like a helium-baloon remote-controlled floating video recorder...
>
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