Crash pilots hitting the trees

In a dark, dark wood there sat three dark, dark men;And the dark, dark men were wearing dark, dark googles;But the dark, dark googles had NO dark, dark screens;Because on the bright, bright screens there were…… drones! [embedded content] Finally, FPV racing comes to the FPVblog. After owning a Gemini for almost a year I […]

Crash pilots hitting the trees

9 FAA proposed small drone rules

Hey, chap!Before you start to explore the world through the eyes of drone technology, there are certain terms and conditions that you should make yourself familiar with. First article by guest author Alastair Baker. Federal Aviation Administration (“FAA”) is the government organization in the US that imposes the rules and regulations on commercial aircrafts, like […]

9 FAA proposed small drone rules

Zippy, the zip tied FPV racer on Kickstarter

Today Benjamin from Austin, TX sent me his Kickstarter campaign for the Zippy, a 3D printed quadcopter frame only held together with zip ties. While there are tons of interesting Kickstarter campaigns I think this one is worth mentioning as it proposes a conceptually new and simple way of building a quadcopter frame inherently designed […]

Zippy, the zip tied FPV racer on Kickstarter

Find your drone guide part 1: Drone-Personality

Quite often I get asked, “which is the best quadcopter?” or “which drone should I buy to get started?” There is no simple answer besides; “It depends”. In my experience it largely depends on your main motivation to fly a quadcopter. So the better question is: What is your Drone-Personality? Are you a Pilot, a […]

Find your drone guide part 1: Drone-Personality