Daniel Wibbing's Blog (5)

aerobotX | new airship-drone website

Dear DIY Enthusiasts,

the team working on the development of the airship-drone ObliX now has an officially registered logo and name: 


With the new name also comes a completely redesigned website…


Added by Daniel Wibbing on July 15, 2015 at 12:35pm — 8 Comments

ObliX argo - airship-drone

Hey DIY enthusiasts!

Today I am proudly presenting to you ObliX argo, the new concept for our airship-drone. 

ObliX argo can be operated in two flight modes:

1. Airplane mode:

Propulsion is mainly supplied by the slow turning stern propeller. Maneuvering is…


Added by Daniel Wibbing on May 25, 2015 at 11:46am — 13 Comments

DIY blimp crowdfunding

Hello DIY enthusiasts!

Andreas Burkart and his team "Windreiter" are starting a crowdfunding campaign for a DIY blimp, the silent_runner. I flew one myself some time ago and it was really a lot of fun. Being a blimp this aircraft is inherently safe. It is simply not able to crash on the ground and break anything. And with a Mobius camera fixed underneath you…


Added by Daniel Wibbing on April 2, 2015 at 9:57am — 5 Comments

ObliX_neo: redesign of multirotor-blimp-drone

We have been silently working for a long time and now it is here: 

A complete redesign of ObliX! […

Added by Daniel Wibbing on November 28, 2014 at 2:16pm — 19 Comments

ObliX: multirotor-blimp-drone

I am very excited to present ObliX to you! ObliX is my multirotor-blimp-drone idea, which will hopefully combine the flight time endurance of a blimp with the agile dynamics of a quadcopter.

The largest dimension of this hybrid-blimp would measure about 3 m and the lifting force of the helium volume would be close to 3 kg.

Starting to build ObliX, I decided to make a development blog about it. To be able to present and discuss…


Added by Daniel Wibbing on July 22, 2014 at 8:18am — 21 Comments

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