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Quadcopter lifting capacity need help

Hi, I want to build a quadcopter from scratch but the designed lifting weight that it needs to carry is approx less than 30lb/13kg. Could…

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Serious advice needed - I want to help but also avoid regrets...

 I have been studying drones/multirotors for almost a year now. I have come to the point where I have workable designs that are practical,…

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Dear all, I am very much interested to make composite UAVs. I tried many ways for making it like foam core, wooden patterns, prepreg etc. A…

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Thrust Vector

I came across this design on kickstarter. Any idea why the motors are tilted at such peculiar angles ? Is it supposed to improve dynamic s…

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Carbon Fiber frames bad for radio reception?

I understand carbon fiber can block radio signals.  However, I see a lot of carbon fiber frames out there.  Does CF block radio signals any…

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Hybrid Plane/Copter - is this possible?

I have been interested for a while in the possibility of creating a VTOL fixed wing which transitions into forward flight after a vertical…

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Best cheap ARF fixed-wing for startup

Hi everyone,  Im moving to California this April to begin a startup in the UAS business with a friend. The end-goal will involve flying mu…

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Using A Hex Frame As A Quad: Yes or No?

Hey guys! I currently have a 550mm hex that I built. I use DJI E300 motors & ESCs, an APM 2.6 FC, and a "Hobby Power F550" frame from A…

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