Posted in on September 4, 2017
Tags: dry fit, failsafe, fpv mistakes, landing, learning to fly, liftoff, low batteries, new pilot, quadcopter tips, remove propellers, simulator, takeoff, top 7 quadcopter, top mistakes
New to the hobby and feeling overwhelmed? Don't worry, we have all been there. While most things you will learn with time, some things are extremely important to know right from the start. We have listed 7 of the top mistakes new pilots make so you can avoid them! #1 Letting Your Batteries Get Too […]
With the release of Betaflight 3.2 around the corner there is an increased interest in the F7 - the new generation of flight controller on the market. We break down some of the F7's features and compare it to the F1, F3 and F4. It is important to note that we will discuss what is […]
For quadcopter enthusiasts, the Betaflight 3.2 October 2017 release date (est.) cannot come soon enough. Many pilots have been installing the pre-released beta version and experimenting with some of the new features, some with unstable results. While we can’t confirm all the features that will be incorporated in Betaflight 3.2, we are able to provide […]
Posted in on July 20, 2017
Liftoff is an FPV drone racing simulator on the PC, usable through Steam. Liftoff has been around since late 2015 and is developed by LuGus Studios, a small company based out of Belgium. The developers have done a great job over the years keeping Liftoff up to date with weekly to monthly patches and have […]
Posted in on June 25, 2017
BLHeli_32 is the new 3rd generation of BLHeli containing software and firmware which allows new and exciting features for ESCs improving on its predecessor BLHeli_S. If you are not familiar with ESCs, they essentially contain a small microprocessor that runs software and are built to a specific hardware design. The software and hardware have an […]
Posted in on February 7, 2017
We take an in depth look at on-screen displays for FPV pilots. This article covers what an OSD is, how it works, and helps you choose the right one.
Posted in on January 25, 2017
We show you how what you need and how to build the Alien 5" frame from ImpulseRC like Mr Steele. Full parts list, build notes, and wiring diagram inside.
Posted in on January 24, 2017
Discover drone types, applications, & quality guidelines. We help you identify the right approach for your needs and help you get started flying.
Posted in on January 13, 2017
An FPV or first person video camera is a small camera mounted to the front of your quadcopter. We take an in-depth look at these cameras and how they work.
Posted in on January 12, 2017
This article focuses on analog video antennas for FPV. We cover what these antennas are, how they work, and how to choose the right one for your needs.