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Best Drone With Longest Flight Time [July 2020] Longest Flying

Best Drone With Longest Flight Time [July 2020] Longest Flying

Updated: July 8, 2020 Nobody likes short battery times with their drones, and that’s a fact. Technological advancements have given us drone flight times that can last up to 30 minutes on a single charge. The need for the longest flight time is especially seen in those who are interested in aerial photography, for example. A long drone flight time ...

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Flash Lidar Time of Flight (ToF) Camera Sensors On Drones And 10

Flash Lidar Time of Flight (ToF) Camera Sensors On Drones And 10

A flash lidar also known as a ToF camera sensor on a drone or ground based system has numerous powerful uses. These flash lidar Time-of-Flight camera sensors can be used for object scanning, measure distance, indoor navigation, obstacle avoidance, gesture recognition, tracking objects, measuring volumes, reactive altimeters, 3D photography, augmented reality games and much more. This article explains what flash ...

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The Lindbergh flight and X-Prize Spurred Innovation, GoFly wants

The Lindbergh flight and X-Prize Spurred Innovation, GoFly wants

Who has not dreamed of their own personal flying machine?  GoFly is ready to make it happen. In the spirit of contests spurring innovation and problem solving,  the organization GoFly is offering  a total of $2,000,000 purse over the course of the 24-month competition – and they are scheduled to award the final winner later this month.  The contest is ...

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SAM E70 Flight Controller Design Release to Public Domain

SAM E70 Flight Controller Design Release to Public Domain

SAM E70 Flight Controller Design Release to Public Domain TBT-AV1 controller top After more than three years in development, this flight controller has become an academic exercise. Changing markets have made marketing of the product unprofitable. However, the design is now in the public domain. Anyone is welcome to use the design for academic purposes or build their own. There ...

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DJI Phantom 4 Pro Tutorials For All Active Track, Tap Fly, Flight

DJI Phantom 4 Pro Tutorials For All Active Track, Tap Fly, Flight

These Phantom 4 tutorials will show you how to fly the quadcopter, how to use the intelligent flight modes such as Tap Fly, Active Track, Follow Me and Points Of Interest, Waypoints and more. The instructional tutorials will cover all the Phantom 4 models including the new Phantom 4 Pro V2.0 tutorials. As well as flying the Phantom 4 tutorials, ...

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3″ sub 250 Arducopter microdrone – 28 minutes flight time !

3″ sub 250 Arducopter microdrone – 28 minutes flight time !

Research and build for a sub 250 drone capable of running Ardupilot in all of its functions (including autnomous flight) to maximize flight time. Weight minimization is key to maximize flight endurance. Batteries represent the bigger % of total weight in such a build. In order to stay below the 250 grams limit (thank you @!_* regulators), 2S voltage is ...

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