Hover App

Another great app to use as a drone pilot is the Hover app. The app is very clean, and the information is simple to understand. When you open the app for the first time a splash screen appears, and that’s the only time. After that is loads directly to the data you need.   When0

Careful with LiPo batteries

A lot of new pilots are joining every day, and they are all very keen to get up in the air! This is great of course, and if you fly with care and caution there is no reason not to like it. But, all these new drones could cause a new risk.. LiPo fires! especially0

My first ever drone footage

I have been practicing a lot with my Syma X5-C clone, and last summer I took it to the forest to get some more skills. This drone doesn’t fly anymore, I still have it though. The footage is nothing compared to what I have now, but that doesn’t matter. This is 720p (upscaled from 480p)0

Windsocks Explained

Did you know that windsocks actually tell a lot about wind speeds? Next time you see one close to where you are flying, or if you are on your way to another great flying spot and see one of these, read them! they could help you decide to fly or not.

Fixed the Hubsan H502E again

After another motor failure I have repaired the little Hubsan again. Even though this seems to be a big issue on these drones, I can’t stop loving it. It is a great flyer! It’s a pain to open her up every now and then, but when she’s up and running again it’s a great bird0

UpAir One USB Mod

UpAir One v3 parameters file

If, for what ever reason, you messed up your UpAir One parameters, or used the wizard function in Mission Planner, you can download my parameters here. These parameters have circle mode enabled, and the stick settings have changed. The drone reacts smoother to stick movements.. makes it look sluggish, but gives you more stable footage,0

3D printables for the UpAir One

If you’re planning to do the battery mod, you will need a new battery cover as well. Mike Roy has a great page with all kinds of printables for the UpAir. Click to visit his page. Once you have bought your printable you can have it printed at 3D hubs if you don’t have a0

Mission Planner Screen

Mission Planner

Mission Planner is a ground control station for Plane, Copter and Rover. It is compatible with Windows only. Mission Planner can be used as a configuration utility or as a dynamic control supplement for your autonomous vehicle. Here are just a few things you can do with Mission Planner: Load the firmware (the software) into0