It’s hard to determine flight time on a quadcopter without actually testing it. Flight time depends on many factors including how fast the quad flies, battery capacity and weight, motor/propeller efficiency, payload, wind speed etc. However there are things you can do to maximize your flight time in the air.
This tutorial explains the differences between RC Rate, Expo, Super Rate, as well as Throttle Expo and Throttle Mid, how these settings affect the performance of a quadcopter, and some tips on how to set them up.
Flying FPV at night can be the answer to the cold winter with the days growing shorter. Getting bored of flying micro drones and tiny whoop? Let’s get out and fly our racing drone in the dark :)
In this article we provide advice on how to choose hardware for an FPV setup, some useful tips about flying FPV and explain both basic, and advanced configurations of FPV systems.
In this post we share some tips and tricks for building, maintaining and flying mini quad, quadcopters and drones.
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.
The inevitable question for RC hobbyists is how to get rid of old or damaged LiPo (Lithium polymer battery). There are tons of videos online showing how dangerous LiPo batteries can be if not handled correctly, causing explosions and fire. In this guide we will show you how to dispose damaged and old LiPo batteries safely.
I travel to many remote places with my quadcopters and bike, so I have always been using backpack to carry my RC stuff. In this article we will look at 2 excellent options that are great for multirotor users – the Multistar Premium Travel Backpack and BagoBago Backpack.
This time we are building a micro quad using MultiFlite’s Nano-B flight controller, and the Polycarbonate micro frame from Team JollyRC. I love the stackable modules, and this brushed FC can run RGB LED and buzzer.
ZMR-X210 features an X design which is currently the most popular mini quad layout. This mini quad frame has nothing like the old ZMR250 and it was created from the ground up.