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Share your drone info thread

Hi everyone, I'm creating this thread to share your drone/copter information. I believe, this would help immensely for newbies like me duri…

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Quadcopter mounted within Tyvek kite?

Hey guys, this may sound a bit kooky but hear me out. My son was set on towing a kite with a quadcopter... why I'm not sure, but I told him…

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Flexible wing technology

Hi all, I thought I'd pass this along to see if someone smarter than me can put this flexible wing technology to use in drones. It's super…

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Carbon fiber wings

Is there anyone out there making really high-quality large-scale carbon fiber wings for UAVs? Greater than 2.5 meters? The RC soaring commu…

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V frame motor configuration for Hexacopter

Hello everybody, First I want to thank all participants of this forum who helped me a lot of to build my UAVs. I have just finished to buil…

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Flying wing, will it fly?

I took another shot at designing a fixed wing. I don't have any serious plans with it yet. Just a design experiment like my last one wich t…

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Air frame suggestions please

I havnt been on here for a fair while. Still using the APM2 in a diy quadcopter UAV I want to do max range in a plane (UAV). Last time I lo…

Started by dudz

0 Sep 29

Seeking input on an H-frame quadcopter

I've become a bit tired of having to order frame parts from China every time something breaks or when I want to try something new so I've d…

Started by Jason Best

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Possibility of an alternate power system?

Hi, ( Firstly )  - please excuse what might be a really stupid  question - but, since I'm new to all of this... I cant help thinking.... I…

Started by Rick

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Reply by Carlos Barrera

Hello & building my own UAV!

Hi there, new to the forums and thought I would register and share my project as no doubt I will probably need some help in the future. As…

Started by timtim

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Multirotor design principles

Hello,  I've searched to no avail but I'm looking for some information regarding airframe designs. Basically the benefits (if any) of some…

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