Americans are deeply sceptical that the benefits of the heralded drone revolution will outweigh the risks to privacy and…
X-UAV had a stand at the Beijing expo displaying their new MFM material and showing off the difference between EPO and MFM.
The latest products, MFM (new materials), Comparing EPO and EPP, it is completely changes in technology and function.
Its density is between EPO and EPP, and 2-3…Continue
Hobbyking has done it again and have gone that step further.
500mw telemetry modules for amp/px4 and pixhawk is a reality.
• Interchangeable air and ground 433MHz modules
• Micro-USB port
• 6-position Molex…
The ONE is the latest design in UAV technology from X-UAV. They are using a high fibre material and it features a servo driven camera stabilization gimbal in the nose.
The is what X-UAV said regarding this new material :
We have strong confidence on this new material. Comparing EPO and EPP,it is completely changes in technology…Continue
This DJI mutirotor is going to flood the market and with a price tag of $2,899.00 will…Continue
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Hi All, In the next show of DIY Drones Vodcast we have a project that we have have been following a while on the DIY drones blog post section and this is LOHAN (Low Orbit Helium Assisted Navigator) from The Register. We are glad to say that Lester Haines will be our new guest on the…Continue
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I have designed a couple of 3D printed accessories and would like to share them with the community.
This for a Talon design to raise the electronics of the ground.…Continue
X-UAV has released a new UAV platform called the Skua. I will try and get one for some review.
Flying Weight: 2500g-3000g
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Drive System: 3720 KV1200
Hello, My next guest will be the creator of the NAVIO board, EMLID.
We will be airing live on our Google Plus Page today at 16:00 GMT.
If you are in our Circles (email@example.com) you will be receiving an invite,…Continue
I got my first shipment in for the Talon's extension wings and it looks promising. The only thing I am afraid of is that the main wing is a bit loose now but I will make a plan before I fly.…Continue
CAA to hit illegal drone flyers with hefty fines
Johannesburg - The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) is set to clamp down on the illegal flying of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), or drones, in civil airspace.
According to a statement sent out by SACAA, the move was prompted by recent reports of…
I am pleased to announce the first multirotor frame X-UAV has launched. It is all made of foam so the weight is kept to a minimum and at a Price of $32 for the kit one can afford to crash it every now and gen.
Once my shipment has arrived I will build one of these oaks and do a review on it.…Continue
X-UAV has released the following accessories for the Talon to me.
Gopro Brushless Gimbal
Wing Extensions (15cm)
Transparent Dome (angled)…Continue
Hello All, I had the wonderful opportunity to have Trappy as my guest on the DIY Drones Vodcast.
Added by Christiaan van Vollenstee on March 12, 2014 at 11:25pm — No Comments
Once again I have the wonderful privilege to have another guest on the DIY Drones vodcast and for episode 6 of the DIY Drones Vodcast I will be chatting with Raphael Pirker or better known to us as Trappy.
We will be airing live on our …Continue
Hello All, I had the great pleasure on having Trent from MyGeekShow as a guest on the DIYDrones Vodcast. Here we talked about his mission of flying over USA as well as the hurdles he had to overcome to be in the position he is today with knowledge and experience of his drones.
I was touring the makgadikgadi this December in Botswana and here is some interesting Raw NIR images I have taken.
Here are some boabab trees in the NXAI salt pans…Continue
This multirotor has the ability to go full 3D flight at an amazing speed. It is going to revolutionize the multirotor world.