So I have been waiting to fly this geobat plane I built for over a month now. I have previously been too nervice with all my unseccessful RC flights with numerous just RC planes...But today was different, I walked out side, notices little to no wind and thought... TODAY'S THE DAY!
I have both an onboard camera, and a ground camera to see everything thats happening!
The Maiden flight of the Beeler UAV Part 10…Continue
I am nearing the completion of my UAV build code named "The Predecessor".
This is the drone I will be presenting in front of a panel of judges for 50% of my English grade for the year.
This is a year long research project, where I learned the principles of flight, how drones fly/work, how to design on CAD, building, and flying my original drone.
In this video I will show off my drone as it is today (90%…Continue
I have received a few messages asking for a more complete blog post about my drone I've designed and am building for my High School senior project!
It took me 3 months to learn CAD, and finish designing everything about this drone, the only part I left out was the skin.. You have to fit the skin your self. I used 1mm depron foam, and over covered the whole wing, then trimmed off the excesses after pinning it to the wings,…Continue
I have been designing my drone from scratch on CAD for around 3 months now, and shes ready to be flown around the world! =D
The Predecessor (pusher-twin boom design)
Wingspan: 80" (3 peice, semi-solid wing)
Length : 40" (nose to tail)
For any more info please ask!