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quad copter

  1. BlueK

    Flight through clouds on a Mountain Peak FPV Quadcopter

    This time I found some clouds moving in fast on top of the Mountain and all I could thought was fast I have to fly up there! It was super windy up there but I really enjoyed that view only thing was I lost signal once in the clouds but managed to stay calm and focused on the sticks to move...
  2. D

    Advice please Quadcopter

    I am looking to purchase a quadcopter, I already have a yuneec breeze 4k, but I am looking for a more speedy quad. any advice on a quad kit with a transmitter (remote) for $130 max. brushless motors, pretty decent speed, I don't really care about the camera, I have the Yuneec breeze for that...
  3. A

    Help! Help with motor and propellors

    I will have a weight of around 1.5 pounds on my drone and want to know what motor with prop combination will get me the most efficiency with a 5500mAh 3c battery. I am new at this but am building a quadcopter that needs to be able to go around 1.5 miles or 2400 meters. I was thinking about 8"...
  4. A

    Help! Flight controller and GPS

    Hello, I am building a quadcopter drone that will at max go around 1.5 miles away from a target. I am planning to use an Omnibus f4 pro and Beitian BN-880 GPS. I am barely starting out so any help would be awesome. I am planning to have an autonomous Waypoint feature to the target. I was...
  5. A

    Help! Multi rotor competition help

    Hello my name is Andres, I am building a quad copter that will weigh at most 5 pounds. It will need to fly a long way ( not sure but a mile? maybe more), but I am looking for efficient motors with a low amperage take so that the battery will last longer. I was planning to use a 2300Kv...
  6. S

    Help! Calling All Quadcopter Drone Owners

    Share your opinions about your favorite drones with us! Rex WorldWide, an Illinois-based engineering firm, is determined to create new, cutting-edge quadcopter drone models and services for everyone, but we need your help. If you own or have owned a drone, let us know what you think of it...
  7. D

    Big Problem need help

    hey guys, im a rookie when it comes to drones. So when messing around with bheli I flashed my lumineer Simon 12a esc for my qav 210 with firmware from an Afro 12a. I figured it would work because of the Simon between them but now my esc when I turn them on only beep and do not spin up the...
  8. davereap

    Please review and try the Syma x5c quad

    Ive bought a variety of small quads from nano to micro to 180 size for the purpose of learning.. And whilst they all fly quite well, some are definitely easier than others... At our indoor club one quad has been gaining popularity.. The Syma x5c numbers were going up whist the heli fliers...
  9. R

    Help! Flourean FX-10 quad copter won't work. It's not binding to transmitter!

    So, I tried to use a different transmitter to fly my Flourean FX-10 quad copter, and it didn't work. So I thought it was no big deal. I then tried to fly it with the transmitter that came with it and it wouldn't work. Both the transmitter and the quad copter lit up but nothing happened when I...
  10. jyrc

    Goodbye prop nut!

    My friend and I went out today to maiden our electrohub-based "scratch-built" quad copter. Fired it up and "whoosh!" Off went a prop nut and the prop with it. The copter itself never left the ground. We searched for half an hour with no success. Just spent $18 for another motor just for the...
  11. B

    How do you program a remote for a quadcopter

    Hi Im new in the hobby of flying rc's and Im really interested in building my first quad now my concerns are... Which remote can I buy for a quad? I saw a Turnigy 9X can that be programed for a quad? Which flight controller would I need for that remote? How do I program any remote to fly a...
  12. B

    Dragonfly Landing Gear

    The store shows the Dragonfly kit with the same detachable landing gear as the tri or quad copter, my question is, would that provide enough ground clearance. I dont see anything thing that saying how long they are but it looks to be about 3" and I can't help but think the 2 downward facing...
  13. B

    9XR or DX8 with Naza Lite Qaud

    I am currently re-building a quad from whats left of my any copter hub. I was flying on the KK2 board and had good success, but crashed and am starting from new. My quad is larger than most commercially avail quads with 650mm between each motor. I built it bigger for more stability with the...
  14. S

    KK board for Knuckle Quad

    I am a COMPLETE newbie with this stuff - but I can solder. I'm building a knuckle quad - so basically an 'X' quad. I've ordered a KK control board from HK. I'm freaking out about the issues I've been reading on the KK boards (boards burning, difficult set up) - is the documentation included...
  15. B

    Quad Flying issues.

    Hi, I have built my first RC quad copter in hopes for it to fly. When i went outside to fly it I unfortunately found it was not flying. I put the throttle up all the way and it didn't even come of the ground an inch. I also noticed the nose cone which hold the prop on the motor is coming of. It...
  16. F

    MY FLYING SKULL

    HI HERES A VIDEO OF IT FLYING...http://youtu.be/vhn2JLCJe1E Dynam RC 6 Channel Quadcopter 650 Almost Ready to Fly with a foam skull i got from wallmart , hollowed out with my souder gun and just used 2 bambo screwes to hold in place over my kk2 board... looks cool might get some LEDs for the...
  17. F

    PROBLEM WITH MY NEW QUAD...

    VIDEO OF MY PROBLEM http://youtu.be/lI0idKFs-VI
  18. Hionimi

    Greetings from the land of... Tulips! The Netherlands

    Hi all, freshly registered and thus introducing myself. My, well, e-name is Hionimi, I'm 26, living in the Netherlands and quite hyped over multirotors lately. I started with a Hype U Can Fly..! after practicing for only three hours on a Phoenix sim. As soon as I send this awesome airplane into...
  19. B

    How to fly.

    Hi, I am am a complete starter at RC quad copters and I a building a SK450 quad. I am 13 and my dad said that before I can put 400 dollars in the air, I need to practice flying first. What is a cheap off the shelf quad copter that I can use to practice. I would like if it were under 60...
  20. B

    Transmitters for beginners?

    Hello, I am a 12yr. old and this is my first time building RC aircrafts. I am planning to build a SK450 quad copter and I am having trouble choosing the right transmitter and receiver. I have been looking at the 9X, 9XR, spectrum DX6i and the hobby king OrangeRX T-SIX. Please let me know your...