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Selling Skywalker X8 black new and other accessories

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rui Costa Nov 10, 2016. 3 Replies

Hi,I'm selling this RC items because I will focus in multirotors.1x Skywalker X8 Black (NEW) - 140.00 EUR1x Scorpion SII-­3020-­1110KV (V2) + Replaceable kit (shaft and bearings) - 85.00 EUR2x…Continue

Tags: SII-3020-1110KV, V2, Scorpion, Scherrer, X8

How to use Parachute for Planes?

Started Jun 29, 2015 0 Replies

Hi,We are flying a X8 plane with Pixhawk and are installing a parachute on it.Instead of only having manual deployment we would like to have some fail-safe features but we could not find any…Continue

Tags: X8, pixhawk, parachute

Professional Multirotor Frames

Started this discussion. Last reply by Eric Kubicka Sep 2, 2014. 1 Reply

Hi,We would like to introduce our new line of high quality professional multirotor airframes made in Portugal.Please check them on our online shop at: …Continue

Tags: quadcopter, hexacopter, octocopter, airframe, frame


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Bosch launches smallest high performance barometric pressure sensor

Posted on January 25, 2017 at 10:00am 1 Comment

Bosch Sensortec is the market leader in barometric pressure sensors with more than 1 billion shipped products. The BMP380 is a very small, low-power and low-noise 24 bit absolute barometric pressure sensor. BMP380 is specifically designed and ideally suited for a wide range of altitude tracking applications. The new BMP380 offers outstanding design flexibility, providing a single package solution that can be easily integrated into a multitude of existing and upcoming…


Novadem unveils a new positioning technology for UAV

Posted on December 18, 2014 at 2:10pm 7 Comments

The LPS technology of Novadem (Local Positioning System) allows for the first time to perform fully automatic inspection of structures. Based on its own terrestrial beacons network, the LPS technology reaches a centimeter-level accuracy while being…


Portuguese Aviation Authority will publish UAV legislation soon

Posted on December 2, 2014 at 9:16am 3 Comments

The Portuguese Aviation Authority INAC will publish legislation in the beginning of 2015 for UAVs with MTOW of 150Kg.

Finally Portugal will have also legislation for small UAVs.

GoPro Developing Line of Consumer Drones

Posted on November 27, 2014 at 5:59am 6 Comments

GoPro Inc. is developing its own line of consumer drones to expand from its core business of making wearable video cameras popular with surfers and other sports enthusiasts, according to people familiar with its plans.

The company plans to start selling multirotor helicopters equipped with high-definition…


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At 6:13am on February 7, 2018, Andreo Zak said…

Hello. Do you work with skywalker x8 model? I'm interested in wings or airframe. If they are available, I would have gladly purchased them. Also if you have accessories, I’m ready to discuss all the details.
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