Author Archives: Alex

Eachine Ev800 mod with Eachine ProDVR

Over on dronetrest Karl posted a great guide on how you can connect the ProDVR module to the EV800 goggles to record your FPV video feed.  If you are comfortable using a soldering iron, its relatively simple as Karl provided the locations where you need to solder the DVR unit.Read the guide over on dronetrest – http://www.dronetrest.com/t/eachine-ev800-mod-with-eachine-prodvr/2774/1

Zadig Drivers for Cleanflight/BetaFlight STM32 Flight controllers (DFU Mode)

This quick guide will show you how to use DFU mode to flash firmware onto your flight controller using zadig driversIf you ever have any issues when connecting your STM32 based flight controller to your PC, chances are you are using the wrong drivers for your board. This commonly occurs when you try to connect […]

UK Teenager brings home 1st prize from the 2016 Dubai Drone Grand Prix

Last weekend, the first ever World Drone Prix was hosted in Dubai. The winner of the event was Luke Bannister (aka Banni), a 15 year old from the Somerset, UK, who walked away with a $250000 cash prize. You can watch the onboard footage of the final race in theThis is a companion discussion topic […]

3DR Solo + Site Scan = the most useful drone for work

If you use drones for work, the new site scan release from 3DR is a compelling reason to make the 3DR solothe most versatile quadcopter drone. Site scan2 is an enterprise solution which lets you use your solo drone for inspection, mapping or survey work. The cloud connected software
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How to choose the best motor for your drone

If you want to build your own quadcopter drone, the motors you choose play an important role when it comes to the performance of your drone.  The motors you choose will dictate how responsive your quadcotper is, or how long it can fly.  Your motors will also need to be powerful enough to lift all […]

FY G4 – QD the gopro gimbal just got an upgrade

The FY G4 gimbal has offered an affordable way to produce rock solid stabilised footage from your gopro camera. However one of the annoyances was the fact that its was tricky to remove/attach the gopro camera to the gimbal with the thumb screws.The new QD (quick dismantling) version aims so solve the problem. The new quick […]

How to build an mini FPV quadcopter

If you are new to building your own drone, using a started guide is a great way to learn the basics of making a drone. We have written an illustrated guide that will walk your through the entire process from the frame assembly, to wiring the FPV equipment. The guide is based on the silver […]

QAV250 Mini Quadcopter Kit

If you want to build your own quadcopter, but don’t know where you should start, then the QAV 250 quadcopter kit is just what you need.  It includes all the basic parts such as motors, ESC, frame etc.. for you to build a great mini quadcopter that can later be upgraded with FPV gear to be […]

Our new range of BLHeli series ESCs!

We now have a new
range of BLHeli series ESCs in stock that are some of the best ESCs out there
for multirotor platforms so why not check them out! They have a great throttle
response with great linearity and they have several awesome features such as an
alarm feature in the event of loss. We sell 12A, 20A, 30A, […]

Walkera Scout X4 – Summer Sale

We have been selling the walkera scout X4 for many months now, the scout X4 has helped many aerial photographers get off the ground, some even using the scout X4 to start their own drone photography business.  However with the new announcements of the DJI Phantom 3, and 3DR Solo quadcopters is the scout X4 still a […]