Apart from aerial photography, what else can you do with a quadcopter (or multicopter in general)? Racing! Drone racing is quickly becoming a popular sport around the world, you cannot miss it if you are into flying multirotors or FPV.
The number of flight controllers on the market can be overwhelming for beginners. This guide aims to explain some of the considerations in choosing a suitable controller for your quadcopter. I will also introduce you to some iconic and popular FC.
This tutorial aims to help you understand the basics of multirotor motors and propellers, which will help you choose the suitable motor and propellers for your quadcopter build. There are some general rules you can follow, and considerations to bear in mind when choosing the optimal and effective motor and propeller combination. Read More
DShot is a new communication protocol between flight controller (FC) and ESC, substitute to Oneshot and Multishot. DShot stands for Digital Shot.
The commonly known helicopter has one motor, while multicopter is an unique kind of aircraft that is equipped with two or more motors. In this post we will introduce you to some popular types of multirotor, and explore the pros and cons of these configurations.
What drone pilots see while they are flying, are low latency analog video from FPV cameras. To choose the best FPV camera for your multirotors, there are a few things to consider which we will discuss in this post.
In this post I compiled a list of parts and brands for the 210-250 size mini quadcopters, that runs 5″ and 6″ propellers (AKA Racing Drones). It should save you tons of time doing research for your next mini quad build, and won’t miss any amazing parts .
NTSC and PAL are two video system standards. There are difference in frame rate per second and resolution between the two.
FPV Goggles have been around long ago since RC hobbyists flying their fixed wings and gliders. But now FPV gets even more popular with multirotors especially quadcopters, and FPV goggles is one of those things you can’t miss if you are into FPV flying.
A common question we get asked a lot is how to monitor or measure battery voltage on a quadcopter or multirotor during flight. It’s important to know your LiPo battery level to avoid over-discharging them.
In this article we will discuss what ESC is, and factors that affect your choices. We will look into some of the things beginners should know and consider when choosing ESC’s for mini quads (aka racing drones).
Loctite glue is an important element in a solid multirotor build. As known as thread locker, Loctite is used to fixing and locking threaded fasteners. Here I will share some information about this type of glue and how to use it.