All Blog Posts Tagged 'fpv' (111)

Atas Defiance 265 - an ultimate fpv racer airframe - Preannouncement!

  Guyz i'm so happy to let you know that Atas Defiance - an fpv racer airframe is now available at…


Added by Dragan on December 14, 2014 at 12:30am — 9 Comments

DIY Ghetto 5.8g wireless monitor project goggle conversion

Hi there, another update on the blog I wrote last week which showed how to make a cheap ($50) wireless fpv monitor. This week, I updated to show how to convert the cheap hacked together wireless monitor, and using a cheap $2 fresnel lens we can make immersive goggles, either by cutting up cardboard and fixing…


Added by benbojangles on November 13, 2014 at 7:32pm — 27 Comments

Update: DIY Ghetto 5.8g wireless monitor project + Droidplanner

Hi there, I updated the blog I wrote last week which showed how to make a cheap ($50) wireless fpv monitor. This week, I updated to show how to add droidplanner to this setup, and for me it cost zero extra cost. Should cost you about a dollar to make if you're inventive. (Total cost…


Added by benbojangles on October 28, 2014 at 8:00am — 11 Comments

DIY Ghetto 5.8g wireless monitor project

Hello, I decided to make a guide for people who wish to make a neat budget wireless fpv monitor. I figure that it costs less than half the amount to make your own than to buy an off the shelf monitor. And besides, it is fun to hack and be creative. You also learn some valuable skills.

Here we…


Added by benbojangles on October 22, 2014 at 5:29am — 13 Comments

FPV Racing taking the lead in France

As you may already heard, FPV Racing is getting famous here in France. We've organized a race on our official field covered by a french TV channel.

In total there were 6 pilots on the starting grid. A simple, effective…


Added by Gamani on October 8, 2014 at 5:00am — 4 Comments

Oculus Rift DK2 with MavLink head tracking and HUD, the HUD (OVRPilot part 2)

Its been a while since I posted part 1 on this project. Since then I have been working on the HUD as well as building myself a test copter. Oh, and I've also finally got my 3dr pixhawk,

There is nothing much to show today except…


Added by Nils Högberg on October 6, 2014 at 3:00pm — 12 Comments

Third Person Driving with a drone

Always wanted to try some flying from a moving car, but never thought of driving a car with fpv goggles on, and watching the car form the air. :)

Added by Greg Dronsky on August 13, 2014 at 12:30pm — 5 Comments

"Superman" flight mode - intuitive interface design - (Flight Mode Drift + Head-tracker for control)

Started a little pet project as I further develop a flight system that we can use on all of my crafts. This was going to include a uniform setup for several pieces that made the system work for me. I wanted to include a head tracker,as I started getting into this I remembered a episode that I liked very much on Top Gear, yes I am a gear-head also. So as I thought more about it,a nd as I get this setup consistent across the fleet this would be a good time to question how to…


Added by F. C. Bearsch "Tearig" on July 24, 2014 at 12:18pm — 6 Comments

Google Cardboard + 3D FPV

Excuse me if I'm missing a beat, but It could be a cool hack to combine the google cardboard VR kit:

with a skyped-to-your-smartphone 3D fpv video.…


Added by benbojangles on July 14, 2014 at 8:00pm — 4 Comments

3D FPV camera The BlackBird

Hello! Today I want to tell You about the company's product FPV3DCam (, a little and beautiful, you can say first of its kind - 3D video camera for fpv. 

And thus, meet - …


Added by Egor_FPV3DCam on July 1, 2014 at 1:30pm — 50 Comments

Quanum DIY FPV Goggle Set with Monitor (KIT)

I think a nice goggle set for beginners, the Quanum DIY FPV goggle set with monitor. Not with dual glasses, but a single display that shows the live feed from your video/transmitter set (not included). The resolution is 480p (640x480 pixels) and you can use it with one of the 3 lenses it comes it, whichever fits you best. The goggles can be switched between 16:9 or 4:3 aspect…


Added by CrashingDutchman on June 11, 2014 at 4:21am — 18 Comments

DIY Arducopter with QR X350 body shell frame

I decided to build a new DIY drone, after my previous $10 balsa quad was flying (still fly) successfuly for me. And is still doing her job for aerial panoramas as you…


Added by criro1999 on May 6, 2014 at 7:00pm — 18 Comments

3D Printable Folding Micro H-Quad

Hello, a few weeks ago another DIYD member posted about my 3D printable micro h-quad frame design. I posted the files to about 2 months ago. In that time it has got a lot of attention and has become a featured…


Added by Steve on April 2, 2014 at 10:00am — 8 Comments

A 60 min flying Quad with HD FPV + Hybrid Linux Flight controller

Been some time since I've posted anything, since I've been working on this really big dream project of mine, a quadcopter which can fly for around 60 mins , provide a HD video downlink and have a really powerful flight controller.

I had to consider many things to acheive my goal, especially :



Added by Kabir on March 26, 2014 at 4:30am — 34 Comments


Guess how they got these shots!!


Added by Eduardo Romero on March 17, 2014 at 6:06pm — 11 Comments

PX 31A (Update)

Cormorant class wing

50inch span 10.5ich chord at root

Payload bay 10x5x1 inch

battery bay 2x5x1 inch

Payload capacity (yet to be tested)

RC Skill Level intermediate

this is a relatively large plane . intended for FPV and other UAV function.

slightly slower than PX33

being a slow plane , don't expect it to take on winds of 20mph its just dangerous

its intended for First timers in…


Added by CliffN on February 19, 2014 at 9:00pm — 2 Comments

Future of FPV?


Now suppose that your phone wants to connect with this pCell network. It would simply send out an access request as…


Added by Greg Dronsky on February 19, 2014 at 10:30am — 8 Comments

DIY $100 FPV Micro Quad

Hi, I *finally* got round to recording video on my homemade fpv system. The quad is a WLToys V929:




Added by benbojangles on January 15, 2014 at 6:17am — 9 Comments

Ranger ex UAV platform

New kid on the blog - the Ranger Ex UAS platform.

So much has happened since the good "old"…


Added by Robert Krogh (hooks) on January 9, 2014 at 12:49pm — 37 Comments

Bill Introduced to Ban Hobbyist Drones in Washington State

A new year and the start of new state legislative sessions brings a new crop of absurdly broad and unconstitutional proposals to ban FPV / personal…


Added by Patrick McKay on January 9, 2014 at 11:30am — 53 Comments

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