I'd like to share a project I've been busy with for the past months. It's a lightweight, small size quadcopter built for long flight time. The AUW of the quad is 85g, and uses geared propulsion with micro DC motors. Controlled by a F4 brushed flight controller, and using a 300mah 2S lipo battery. With this configuration it achieves around 10 mins flight time, which could be further increased with a redesign of some structural parts focusing further on…Continue
A step-by-step guide to building my own pentacopter:
Everything (software and hardware) is open-sourced and publicly available.
I would like to share a recent project that I found on the internet, such a nice design these guys made with carbon fiber body. I wonder if they are using pixhawk 2.1? lol
It looks so light flying!
Does it seem to be a combo design using a vtol vehicle with helium inside?l What do you guys…Continue
Having now worked for a few years on the development of the Raptor drone series I thought I share some thoughts on the design process and impact this has on performance.Continue
All in all the JJRC Quadcopter Drone is a very robust, stable flyer. Changing the direction the Quadcopter is pointing towards (the yaw rate) is not spectacular in low rates but is quite acceptable in the top 100% mode. However when flying in this mode be aware any sharp…Continue
Added by Jack on July 17, 2018 at 7:30am — No Comments
Sky Eye-T50 is a 3-axis high stabilized gimbal with thermal camera.The thermal camera is with 640*480 resolution,25HZ,allows you to detect targets in the night or low visibile conditions,and provides you with priceless information.Furthere more,the thermal camera comes with a 50mm lens,which will enable you to get very clear thermal image…Continue
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Please support the campaign on Indiegogo:…Continue
Added by Elena S on July 16, 2018 at 7:16pm — No Comments
We have a new Android based fully rugged ground control station format for some serious UAV/USV work. We’ve been calling it simply the RHH, and it was developed with extensive modularity in mind from scratch. As the supporting and enthusiastic community of DIYdrones looks more and more like the primary meeting…Continue
We are pleased to announce our latest development: SokilLink!
It is a complex both software and hardware solution for Mavlink-powered autopilots.
In short, our solution will allow you to…
PRE-RELEASE AVAILABLE NOW
Capture. Analyze. Act. Drone mapping for precision agriculture:
• Aero Hawk Maps 2D is the best software tool available in the market for multi bandpass filters with narrow bandwidths. • The calculation of 52 vegetation indexes is made possible through a fast an accurate map projected interface. • The image stitching…
Added by Aero Hawk on July 10, 2018 at 12:36pm — No Comments
We just announced the launch of our third annual Drone Market Sector Research survey, which promises to be its most comprehensive…Continue
Added by Colin Snow on July 10, 2018 at 10:00am — No Comments
We finally have our hybrid UAV, the HY1000
No payload weight: 4.5kg (no fuel)
Max take-off Weight: 10 kg
Max speed: 10m/s
Max flight time: Over 4 hours
Added by Nicolai Valenti on July 8, 2018 at 9:46am — No Comments
Summer is in full swing and it’s the best time to get into drone hobby! We’ve prepared a great offer for all drone enthusiasts — from today and until the end of the week get advanced drone controller Edge and Raspberry Pi Autopilot board Navio2 with 20% discount!
To get the discount go to our …Continue
Added by Emlid on July 4, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Here is a short video on Dawn, AEIOU's on board AI platform for UAS. I thought some of you might find this interesting.…Continue
Added by Guy Barker on July 2, 2018 at 8:45am — No Comments
GET will showcase its AUVSI Xponential top innovation award winning technology (http://getcorp.com/get-auvsi-xponential-2018-gallery/) at Drone Berlin, September 25 -…Continue
Added by Dmitry Skotnikov on July 2, 2018 at 8:00am — No Comments
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I'm proud to present you a preview of "Rescue FC", an integrated safety system suitable for unmanned aerial vechles, developed by "Marcopter" and "MRN-Electronic".
The main features of "Rescue FC" are:
• Dual flight control system…Continue