Fully modded UpAir One

After a few days of testing I can finally say that all the mods I have done worked out great! The Racestar motors work perfect, the strobes are highly visible, and the colour is just awesome! Here are some pictures and video’s of the UpAir, it look great!

How to prevent fly aways

The one thing we fear the most are the moments our drone seems to get a mind of it’s own, and flies to a place never to be seen again… also called a flyaway! but did you know that flyaways are 9 out of 10 times caused by pilot error? If you have a drone0

SkyTech H100 Powerboat

Drones4Life means drones… but when the weather is not good to fly we need to have something else to take control of our RC addiction. I have bought a powerboat, and it is so much fun! It is the SkyTech H100 powerboat. It’s fast, it’s fun, and I am so glad I have bought it!0

Welcome to the fleet Hubsan H501S

After reading so many things about the Hubsan H501S Standard edition, I have now got one myself and you will be able to read an extensive review right here on this website soon. First thought after unboxing are good! It is a sturdy drone, feels well built and the receiver has a good feel. I0

Media makes drones look bad

Over and over again you hear and read bad things about drones. “near” collisions with planes are the most common ones… I don’t want to spend too many words about this, but I think the media is seriously trying to make drones look bad. Why? there are so many good things about drones that you0

EU drone regulations almost ready

While the market for drones is rapidly developing and growing, common European rules only cover those weighing above 150 kilograms. Below this threshold, Member States are responsible to regulate. Several Member States have already adopted drone rules. While national rules allow expertise to grow, these rules are diverging and cause a fragmentation of the EU0

How to paint your drone

How cool would it be to have a drone that has the colour you want, instead of the standard colour. My drone was as white as white can be, and I find it a bit boring, that was my reason for the change. I have painted it in matte Navy Blue and Black, but every0

What makes a drone fly?

The drone you have is a very high tech piece of kit, even if you have a very cheap one! You have a controller and a drone, and the input from the sticks make the drone move. Easy right? But inside the casing of your drone is a very intelligent flightboard (mainboard or “Flight Controller”)0

Vortex Ring State explained

One thing we absolutely want to avoid is Vortex Ring State, also known as VRS. ….uhm… What? This means that your drone is falling out of the sky when descending, and nothing you can do about it… VRS happens when you are descending too fast with any rotorcraft (drones, helicopters)There are many difficult explanations for0