S550 Hexacopter build

Building my own drone was something on my list, and I ordered all the parts needed to build one. After a long wait because they were sent on the slow boat from China, I could finally start the build. The box everything was in was not big at all, but it had everything I needed0

Tuning PID’s

If you have modded your UpAir you can do simple things like calibration and change some flying modes. But the mod also gives you the opportunity to adjust the PID’s The PID’s control how the drone behaves on user input and influences from outside like wind. Every drone is different, but it looks like UpAir0

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

How to put props on your drone

I think we all had this problem once, or maybe twice. Once you have put your propellers on the drone goes all over the place, or refuses to take off, it might even flip! This is caused by 1 thing only! propellers that are not on the right arm. Propellers are designed to generate thrust,0

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