Multicopter Archive

  • eCalc is a very useful tool when calculating on weight, motors, batteries, ESC, propellers and more for your multicopter. It provides a huge database with different parts and hardware for...

    eCalc – Multicopter Calculator

    eCalc is a very useful tool when calculating on weight, motors, batteries, ESC, propellers and more for your multicopter. It provides a huge database with different parts and hardware for...

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  • I’m not done building my large carbon Y6 multicopter. Until then I will fly around in my smaller ghetto Y6 multicopter. The center plate is made of carbon fiber and...

    My micro Y6 multicopter

    I’m not done building my large carbon Y6 multicopter. Until then I will fly around in my smaller ghetto Y6 multicopter. The center plate is made of carbon fiber and...

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  • This is a quick review and my first impressions of the XL Y6 carbon frame from RC-carbon. I will write a more detailed review when I have my Y6 up...

    Review: XL Y6 carbon frame

    This is a quick review and my first impressions of the XL Y6 carbon frame from RC-carbon. I will write a more detailed review when I have my Y6 up...

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  • Open Pilot is a new flight control platform for multicopters. As I understand it has a faster and generally better performing hardware than e.g arduino based platforms such as Arducopter...

    Open Pilot and Copter Control multicopter platform

    Open Pilot is a new flight control platform for multicopters. As I understand it has a faster and generally better performing hardware than e.g arduino based platforms such as Arducopter...

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  • Yesterday I ordered the multicopter frame for my larger multicopter that I will use for aerial photography and videography. After analyzing my needs I decided to buy a foldable Y6...

    Y6 carbon hexacopter frame

    Yesterday I ordered the multicopter frame for my larger multicopter that I will use for aerial photography and videography. After analyzing my needs I decided to buy a foldable Y6...

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  • I have only been flying my multicopter with 10×5 propellers that I bought from Minsoo Kim. Today I was testing out some smaller propellers to see how it would affect...

    Multicopter propellers

    I have only been flying my multicopter with 10×5 propellers that I bought from Minsoo Kim. Today I was testing out some smaller propellers to see how it would affect...

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  • Today I ordered a complete and already soldered Ardupilot Mega kit from uDrones. It consist’s of a Ardupilot Mega processor board soldered together with a Ardupilot Mega IMU board. The...

    Arducopter 2 aka Arducopter Mega

    Today I ordered a complete and already soldered Ardupilot Mega kit from uDrones. It consist’s of a Ardupilot Mega processor board soldered together with a Ardupilot Mega IMU board. The...

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  • I just found a new interesting multicopter flight controller – Quadrino which will soon be available at the swedish store Aeronautik Hobby. It’s based on the multiwii platform and comes...

    Quadrino – a new multicopter controller

    I just found a new interesting multicopter flight controller – Quadrino which will soon be available at the swedish store Aeronautik Hobby. It’s based on the multiwii platform and comes...

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  • Last time I was flying I couldn’t shoot any video for the blog. This time a friend came along and we got some funny videos. It was a bit too...

    Quadrocopter crash, the movie

    Last time I was flying I couldn’t shoot any video for the blog. This time a friend came along and we got some funny videos. It was a bit too...

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  • My first multicopter is now fully assembled and ready to fly. I haven’t got much RC experience so I made a simple protection for my quadrocopter frame before I took...

    Quadrocopter crash, first flight

    My first multicopter is now fully assembled and ready to fly. I haven’t got much RC experience so I made a simple protection for my quadrocopter frame before I took...

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