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  1. H

    Need help finding battery replacement for T-drones Ares 6S 30Ah on US east coast

    Hello, I am looking for a replacement for the T-drones Ares 6S 30Ah battery. Either the same battery or some equivalently specced battery. - 22.2 Volt / 6s - 30 000 mAh capacity - max 3.1 kg - preferrably XT90 connector I'm in a bit of a time squeeze, and need the batteries within 4 days, so...
  2. F.R.S. Ninja_007

    New DJI Mavic 3 Pro & Mavic 3 Pro Cine

    Just saw this this morning to share with those drone lovers:
  3. Howeller

    Frsky reviever for trex 470lp

    Hello all. I'm new to rc helicopters i am coming across from racing drones. As i have been flying race and fpv drones for a while so i have a frsky transmitter that i like and would like to use for helicopters. I am looking at a trex 470lp as that is what i have been flying in the simulator, on...
  4. WoodiE

    New DJI Mavic 3

    I know I don't need another drone, but man the new DJI Mavic 3 looks pretty amazing! This is DJI Mavic 3 A Journey Above
  5. R

    25-30 Kg Payload Drone Advise

    Hi. I need a hexacopter or any drone that is need to lift 25-30 any payload and it need to flight 8-9 minute with this payload. 5 – 10 km flight range with video transmitter is enough . Autopilot with altitude and avoidance radar are good options. I need a huge drone frame, I couldn’t find. I...
  6. WoodiE

    Drone footage of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii

    The Kilauea volcano on the Hawaii island is erupting causing mandatory evacuations of over 1,700 residents. An RC drone has managed to get some views of the volcano: https://www.express.co.uk/news/science/955157/Hawaii-volcano-eruption-Kilauea-volcano-erupting-today
  7. WoodiE

    2018 Winter Olympics feature 1,218 drones!

    The 2018 winter Olympics feature an astounding 1,218 drone show. Think Lady gaga Superbowl show, but much bigger (record breaking actually). Just check out the video below! In addition, Intel will be feature a 300 drone show each day during the Olympics.
  8. WoodiE

    Drone maker DJI left its private SSL, firmware keys open to world+dog on GitHub FOR YEARS

    Well this is embarrassing... DJI left it's AWS credentials, private SSL, firmware keys and more publicly accessible for years! Looks like plenty of personal information was passed through the system. No idea if any attackers have taken advantage of this info, but it seems even the US government...
  9. WoodiE

    How drones could plant thousands of trees a day

    Pretty interesting idea on how to use drones to plant thousands of trees each day.
  10. WoodiE

    Replacing a light bulb using a drone

  11. WoodiE

    Registering your drone no longer required

    Today a federal appeals court has struck down the regulation requiring the public to register drones. It seems the US Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia found that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) does not have the authority to regulate so-called "model aircraft."...
  12. wannarunem

    Racing drones?

    Hey guys, been out of the RC hobby for awhile but looking into the racing drone scene for fun..(mostly buggies and trucks) Can anyone point me to a fun/durable racer? Looking to spend under 500 for a RTF set-up. I've dug around online and have discovered many different racers but so many to...
  13. WoodiE

    DJI Go App update includes GEO Geofencing System

    Well we know pilots have a hard time using common sense on where to and where not to fly their drones but DJI is helping fix that issue. The DJI Geospatial Environment Online software already kept pilots from flying in sensitive areas (like the white house) but the update released today makes...
  14. WoodiE

    Connecticut Police look to arm drones

    Police in Hartford, CT are looking to arm drones. During a testimony with lawmakers, Police argueed that armed drones would be an effective weapon for public safety. "We've had a report that somebody's going to fly a drone into an airplane, into an engine, or it's a weaponized drone,"...
  15. WoodiE

    Drones flies within 30 feet of passenger jet

    I give up, all I see on pretty much a daily occurrence is idiots with drones, multi-copters, quads, whatever you want to call them, that uses them to do incredibly ignorant things. Like this story, where someone flies a drone within 30feet of a passenger jets final approach of about 500 feet...
  16. WoodiE

    Drone spotted flying over submarine base

    These headlines no longer surprise me anymore, there are far to many pinheads out there that own a multi-rotor / drone of one kind or another. The latest is someone flying their drone over a submarine base... who really thinks this is a good idea? It's only a matter of time before these morons...
  17. WoodiE

    DJI Phantom 3 Professional, $999

    DJI Phantom 3 Professional, with 4K camera - $999 http://www.amazon.com/DJI-Phantom-Professional-Quadcopter-Camera/dp/B00VSITBJO
  18. WoodiE

    Read this before you fly your drone

    So you just bought your first multi-rotor and you're ready to go downtown and start recording things, maybe the college football game, or the burning building downtown, or just wherever you want to... well DON'T! Before you even put the batteries in your new mutli-rotor / drone be sure you read...
  19. WoodiE

    Pinhead gets arrested for flying drone into Empire State building

    What, another yahoo gets in trouble for flying a drone? Say it ain't so! Sean Riddle was out flying his drone near the Empire State building in New York when he managed to crash it into the 40th floor side of the Empire State building. Sean then went and asked the security guards for help...
  20. WoodiE

    Dutch police train eagles to take out drones

    I think it's fair to say emergency personal are not fans of dangerous drone operators, between firefighters trying to shoot them down and now Dutch police are training eagles to take down drones...