Aircraft platforms (761)

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Need Advice on Gas Planes

I have just bought 2 hand built (wood and film) airplanes from the original builder.  They are very beautifully built and the guy is a perf…

Started by Craig Audiss

3 Nov 10, 2011
Reply by Wessie

GlobalHawk UAV w/70mm EDF Kit

Hello everyone,so i have been looking at testing the waters with an Uav and I have always liked the Predator airframe.i have found this on…

Started by Danny Lombard

8 Nov 10, 2011
Reply by Stephen Wuest

QuadCopter Motor Wiring Help

Hi everyone. I am in the process of building my first (over-priced) QuadCopter. I do not understand the motor wiring. I understand motors 1…

Started by Andrew Pritchard

2 Nov 6, 2011
Reply by Andrew Pritchard

Powering ArduPilot Mega in Bixler

ive just moved my ArduPilot from my skywalker where i powered the board from a 2 cell lipo but in the Bixler i can only run a 3cell 2200ma…

Started by Allan Harley

1 Nov 5, 2011
Reply by Charles K Taylor

Feasibility of DIY autonomous UCAV prototype

This is a pretty general question, and I have little to no prior experience with DIY drone aircraft.  That said, I have a pretty ambitious…

Started by Ryan McDonnell

6 Nov 3, 2011
Reply by Aaron

Y6 copter

Is there any y6 software?  I could test if anyone has any. can six separate esc/motors be controlled?

Started by Steven Harsanyi

3 Oct 28, 2011
Reply by Paul Guggenbuehl

aircraft modelling equations

my main query is how to go about calculating the dimensional aerodynamic and control derivatives of an aircraft if we have its specificatio…

Started by RAJAT SETHI

1 Oct 28, 2011
Reply by Kenneth R. Hall

Can anyone ID this airframe type?

It is used by the Dryden research center, and in the pics here

Started by Ryan Thomas

2 Oct 17, 2011
Reply by Ryan Thomas

how to calculate lift power of a turbine

like if a turbine has 55 lb of thrust how many lb could it lift ?

Started by alex jack

21 Oct 10, 2011
Reply by alex jack


Skywalker nose dives - complete loss

Well it's a sad weekend. On Friday my Skwalker had a second catastrophic nose dive and I lost it somewhere over a marsh. Scanning the area…

Started by Hein du Plessis

24 Oct 10, 2011
Reply by Eagle


DIY Drones Monthly


Season Two of the Trust Time Trial (T3) Contest 
A list of all T3 contests is here. The current round, the Vertical Horizontal one, is here

© 2016   Created by Chris Anderson.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service