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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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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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We are looking at producing a 50% scale model of a multi-rotor design we have seen online, but even at 50% scale its still going to be 180c…

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Ducted fan motors vs propellers??

Ducted fan UAVs maintain a higher payload to stored volume ratio. The vehicle can carry 4x the payload of a similar footprint fixed- or ope…

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Question about finding an airframe/kit/body similar to the C-Astral C4EYE

Anyone know of an existing build (just the frame/kit, not the electronics) that has a similar look to:

Started by Adam Gray

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Helibug UAV 800 Gas RC Helicopter with Saito Radial 4-Stroke Gas Engine

Compatible with Pixhawk

Started by Ali

0 Dec 28, 2017

Big Endurance multicopter help needed

I need to build a multicopter as a project that would give me long endurance flying.40-60 minutes if possible and need some opinions so i c…

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canon 80d drone

Hey guys I want to make a drone which can lift canon 80d and should be as small as possible any sugesstions for airframe

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43lbs Thrust Hexacopter Configuration Help

Hi there, I'm new to DIY Drones and this is my first post. I'm currently working on building a drone frame. The purpose of it is for aerial…

Started by Derick P

3 Nov 12, 2017
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Tarot 960 motor and prop configuration

Does anyone have a tarot 960 with a dslr and having reasonable flight times?  I am getting really poor flight times and I need some advice…

Started by Michael

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One Hour Flight Times - Specs

Hi All I would like to have a Quadcopter that would carry a GoPro (preferably with a brushless gimbal) and try and get close to the hour ma…

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