Category Archives: Products

Meet The Motors

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 […]

SkyEcho 2 Recall Notice (For Units Purchased Before Jan 2019)

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 […]

Dual MCU or Dual IMU?

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 […]

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 […]

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
This is a companion discussion topic for […]

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 […]