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New MaxAmps LiPo 1850mAh 4S 14.8V Drone Racing Battery Pack

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MaxAmps introduces a lower center of gravity battery option to compete in the drone racing market. The 1850mAh 4S batteries have been engineered to reduce height and increase performance for racing drones. Using authentic 12awg Deans Ultra wire, the 1850mAh battery pack can easily …

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Hitec X2 AC PRO Charger

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A charger is a charger is a charger, right? Not quite, but those of you who own Hitec chargers already know that. Since the release of the X4 many years ago, Hitec has been at the forefront of the charger game and from the looks of their latest release, they’re going to stay right where they are.Hitec

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Tactic FPV Gear

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One of the hottest trends in the drone world for 2015 was undoubtedly FPV racing. This fast and furious form of flying has taken the UAV community by storm on a grass roots, national and even international level. Heck, the owner of the Miami Dolphins invested a million dollars in a Drone Racing League.

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Quadrino Nano Flight Controller

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When it comes to choosing a flight controller for your next quad purchase, you might be left a little light headed when perusing the web for options as there are loads of them. Of course, if you want all the cool features like IOC (headless), RTH (Return To Home) and GPS, you’re probably going to shell out a small fortune. Not any more

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Program a Mini APM v3.1 with GPS

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The APM Mini Version 3.1 is the latest in flight controllers of the APM class. Its board is only 35mm x 35mm, making it comparable in size to the Naze32 and The CC3D. The impressive part of this board is if you flip it over on its back you will find the Atmel Atmegea2560, which is one of Atmel’s more powerful 8-bit AVR class controllers.

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Graupner C-Props

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If there’s one thing our drones can’t fly without, it’s props ... quite literally. While there might be a vast number of sources and all types of props out there, how do you know what’s best for your machine? Graupner has the answer in the form of their new line of C-Props designed specifically for drones.

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The Drone Industry Is Ready to Bloom, but Are Some Manufacturers Having a Hard Time Launching?

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It’s easily foreseeable that the drone industry has great potential and growth awaiting it in the future; but what seems to be of difficulty in such a fresh and expanding market is manufacturers launching successfully. Now, this isn’t to be said …

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Dancing With Drones: An After Dark Museum Event You Wish You Went To

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The Liberty Science Center in Jersey City, New Jersey has long been a museum that kids love going to with its various hands on activities and eye-opening exhibits. Except last Thursday, August 18th, LSC had something new in store that …

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Little Arms Studios Launches the Drone Simulator Zephyr Beta

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August 1st marks the beta release of Zephyr, a drone training simulator that is uniquely designed for drone training and education developed by Little Arms Studios. The intent of Zephyr is to be the drone operator training tool educators want, combining accurate flight models and physics with a built in Learning Management System that tracks the pilot’s progress.

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HFP-30 Digital Servo Programmer and Universal Servo Tester

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Hitec has a brand new field programmer they just released that looks to be a very helpful tool to keep by your side. Hitec has released details about the new programmer, which you can read below, along with an estimated price …

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Esprit Tech Jeti DC-24 Radio System

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The time has come. Esprit Tech has reached final steps in the FCC process and the DC-24’s have shipped from Jeti Model! We have waited just as patiently as you, and are very excited to see these coming in. This revolutionary, …

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Operate Your Charger From a Distance With the Hitec WiFi Module

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There's an app for that! That’s something you hear almost on a daily basis in these advanced tech times. There are apps for weight loss, apps for combining your face with a celebrity and finally ... an app for our RC chargers. Hitter just released their WiFi module for use with the X2 AC Plus and X2 AC Pro chargers.

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Phoenix Cup 2016 FPV Drone Race Event

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The wildly successful Phoenix Cup, one of 40 regional qualifying races for the 2016 MultiGP Championship, drew in over 50 pilots to compete for a spot in the regional finals. Presented and hosted by Flite Factory

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RDX1 – AC/DC Battery Charger/Discharger

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Introducing the powerful and portable RDX1, the latest addition to Hitec’s charger line. The RDX1 is an AC/DC ultra-performance microprocessor-controlled battery charger/discharger with management features suitable for all popular chemistries. Its sleek tower design allows easy front-loading plug-in convenience of balancing …

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Results for 2016 U.S. National Drone Racing Championships Presented by GoPro

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Drone Sports Association (DSA), the leading global drone racing and drone sports entertainment company, today crowned Zachry “A_Nub” Thayer the 2016 U.S. National Drone Racing Champion. Presented by GoPro, the race took place in front of thousands of spectators on …

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