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GAUI MULTI-TOOL

GAUI MULTI-TOOL

Multi-rotor pilots in particular will love the Gaui hexagon screwdriver multi-tool. The handle of this cleverly engineered tool houses six double-ended tool shafts, covering most commonly used metric and English hex wrenches, as well as two Phillips and standard screwdrivers. A rotating top cap locks the shafts in place in the handle and you simply […]
It’s a truck … it’s an octocopter … it’s the Black Knight Transformer!

It’s a truck … it’s an octocopter … it’s the Black Knight Transformer!

Yes, this real, and yes, it has flown (using four of its eight motors). Advanced Tactics of El Segundo, California, has created this rolling, flying VTOL aircraft capable of unmanned, autonomous operations. They call it, “The world’s first roadable vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) aircraft that’s capable of landing close to where it’s needed, then driving the […]

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Servo City Camera Mount

Servo City Camera Mount

Here’s a lightweight, versatile way to mount a GoPro on your aircraft. The use of both the original GoPro Hero and GoPro 2 are supported with this mount. The $9.99 kit includes a plastic faceplate, an aluminum mounting hub, which was designed to accommodate most servo applications, servo blocks, tube clamps, channels, swivel hubs and […]
FPV drone lets a paralyzed man stroll outdoors

FPV drone lets a paralyzed man stroll outdoors

Multi rotors perform a lot of useful tasks, but here’s one of the best I’ve ever seen. Henry Evans, who has been paralyzed by a type of stroke, uses a quadrotor to navigate space. The aircraft’s FPV view allows Henry to look around a garden or take a stroll across campus and gives him greater […]

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Getting the Shot: Aerial Photos & Video

Getting the Shot: Aerial Photos & Video

Getting an aerial view of the world has always been a desire for most photographers and videographers. Getting that eye-in-the-sky look will always add much to the video story or give a unique view in still photography. The latest multi-rotor aircraft provide a great  platform for any type of aerial video or photography. They have […]
Tour a Medieval Wonder of the World

Tour a Medieval Wonder of the World

You’re busy, and stressed, and still haven’t checked off all the things on your to-do list. And that’s exactly why you should spend the next 2 minutes watching this video. Filmed by Cambridge Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, it shows one of their UAVs at work filming the inside and outside of Ely Cathedral in Cambridgeshire, England, […]

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Review: DJI S800 Spreading Wings Hexacopter

Review: DJI S800 Spreading Wings Hexacopter

Are you interested in aerial photography?  Do you seek out the latest and greatest in technology?  Does the idea of soaring effortless through the sky like a bird intrigue you?  If the answer to these questions is yes then look no further than the DJI S800.  DJI’s Spreading Wings S800 is a hexacopter aircraft developed […]
Catch a wave with “Surfer Drone”

Catch a wave with “Surfer Drone”

This surfer dude’s a drone! I think you’ll enjoy this “time out” video: a DJI Phantom outfitted with a GoPro capturing footage of a surfer in Steamer Lane, California. (The sea lions are pretty cool, too!) Where do we sign up for this gig? Miami Dolphins Silicone Marker and Stopper Set, Cheap Jerseys free shipping, […]

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Review: Next Level 650MM Quadcopter

Review: Next Level 650MM Quadcopter

This easy-to-fly hovering machine is perfect for a relaxing day at the flying field When we first looked at the Next Level 650mm Quadcopter at RCX, we knew we had to have one. This aircraft would be the perfect platform to shoot some great low-level aerial photos and videos during event coverage. Now I am […]
DJI Innovations Wheel 550 Pro

DJI Innovations Wheel 550 Pro

The word “drone” has dominated the news, so it’s no wonder that we RC modelers like the idea of having our own RC drone. Add a camera to that and you have something that is going to be a blast to fly and to review photos or videos taken while flying. One company has realized […]
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