This is just a shout out to James Cherrill (Wyntrbluu on our Discord) as his FPV introduction article has been published in the Radio Control DroneZone Magazine. Be sure to grab yourself a copy to take a look. It features the TheFPV Source FPV quadcopter kit.
CAA has published their latest updates to the controversial drone and model aircraft registration scheme. The annual fee has been reduced from £16.50 to £9 following an outcry from the industry. Here is a quick summary of the key facts you need to know: Registration open from 5th November. Becomes law and is mandatory from […]
Unless you have been living under a rock, you would of come across the DJI HD system released a couple weeks ago and shortly after they appeared on our website. Its been a crazy week so only now do have I had a moment to write an update for our blog. But
We spent over a year testing all sorts of Lipo cells to bring you what we feel is a Lipo battery that looks the part, performs the part but only costs partly as much as the others. Read on to find out why we think these are the ideal FPV quad Lipos out there.
Two Antennas met on a roof. The ceremony wasn’t much, but the reception was excellent (sorry 😆). With that out of the way, this week we have a bunch of new products that have come in, and you have probably guessed that they is mostly themed around antennas. 🤿Periscope Pagoda Long Boi First up is […]
If you’re looking for a modern motor, with everything you could possibly desire, this is the one. We made this motor because, well… To be perfectly honest, we wanted our very own motor. More importantly, though, we wanted our own motor because we wanted a motor that had everything, no compromises. Read on to find […]
Often in the FPV hobby, people go for a whoop-sized quad to start them off. However, once you have caught the bug, or if you want to jump straight in to “full sized” quads, you may think its time to pick out a 5 inch quad for yourself. The problem is, though, that with so […]
A small number of early SkyEcho devices exhibited behaviour, caused by a faulty component, which could affect its ability to be reliably received by other EC receivers. Whilst we cannot be certain that yours specifically is affected, we do know that yours contains the component in question. For certainty, and your safety, we would like […]
Butterflight developers have created the
spring IMU-F board that has two MCUs. The second one is dedicated to filtering the IMU (gyro) readings using some fancy maths to allow the main MCU to focus on running flight control stuff. This ensures that the main MCU gets accurate and clean sensor data.
On the other hand, Airbot have […]
Yesterday, the government announced their plans for new drone regulations with the first to come into effect on 30th July 2018. If you have been following the dronecode, the rules have not changed other changing from guidelines to law. Registration will be required for drones over 250g in about a year and a […]