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Comparing autopilots...

Started this discussion. Last reply by ECODRONES Jan 19, 2013. 5 Replies

I wonder if some has (or could make) a grid comparing the various autopilots out there.  Perhaps put a cap on cost (under $1000?) so it's focused on the hobbyist.  I'd love to be able to look at them…Continue

Quad/Hexa range?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Carl Campbell Nov 26, 2012. 1 Reply

Hello all,I'm currently involved in a project to develop a drone for a University field station.  I was gearing everything toward a plane for long range reconnaissance, but they are also interested…Continue

Tags: multirotor, research, drone

ArduCopter motor upgrade?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sebastian Gralla Jan 14, 2011. 4 Replies

I've been approached by a colleague who is looking for a aerial photography platform.  He knows I'm into FPV RC and we got to talking about what he really wanted.  He now thinks the ArduCopter would…Continue


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Range Video's FPV flying wing, the RVJET

Posted on January 10, 2013 at 7:30pm 32 Comments

I'm always on the look out for a "perfect" plane.  What I've learned is that there is no such thing, every airframe is a compromise.  The idea now is to find the most versatile aircraft.  This might be it.

There has been a lot of buzz around this plane at…


Panasonic’s A100 HD Action Cam

Posted on January 8, 2013 at 8:25pm 10 Comments

From Gizmodo:

Panasonic claims its new wearable HD camcorder will be perfect for adrenaline junkies and recreation-seekers alike—but can it compete in a market that's already dominated by GoPro, the clear…


New X10 "The Viper"

Posted on October 18, 2012 at 1:00pm 12 Comments

I know almost nothing about this other than what's listed on the website.  It looks a lot like Chris's Manta and a direct competitor with the X8.


From the website:

2.75m Flying Wing.

Breaks down to 3…


The Giant Super Skysurfer 2.4m wingspan

Posted on August 8, 2012 at 8:00am 23 Comments


5 Channel Full Function Radio Controlled (Aileron,Elevator,Rudder,Throttle,Flaps)

New 2.4GHz spectrum technology, with the functions of automatic identification and precise code pairing, strong anti-jamming, and allow more than 20 aircrafts to fly at the same field at same time

Perfect for beginners…


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At 6:24am on August 20, 2010, Darren Ng said…
Im a singaporean by the way! ^_^

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