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Review: Blade Inductrix

I’m not going to lie when I say that I’m certainly not first in line for any of the cool quad-stuff that comes into the office. Part of that may be that I’m not the best flyer – I’ve put my share of flying machines nose-first into the ground (and into trees).

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Review: Hero RC XQ-5 Ufo Drone

Xheli distributes all kinds of cool drones and helicopters, but the stuff from Hero RC is among the their top sellers and it’s no wonder why. Machines like the XQ-5 are super easy to manage, even for beginners, thanks to the Headless flight mode.

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Dromida Vista UAV: Flying Made Simple With The Vista

From Multirotor Pilot Issue: 10   Mini-quads are all the rage right now. They’re inexpensive, can be flown indoors or out and are extremely durable. So how do you make your decision when it’s time to buy? Personally, nothing bums me out more …

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2015 IRCHA Jamboree in Muncie, Indiana

IRCHA 2015

Drones Managing Editor, Matt Maziarz, attended the International Radio Controlled Helicopter Association, or “IRCHA” Jamboree in Muncie, Indiana, last weekend and brought home some drone news and photos for publication in an upcoming issue. The crowd and the flying action …

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Blade 350 QX

In my personal experience, it seems as though there are two types of hobbyists that are interested in multirotor machines – the sport flyers who like the small and micro quads and fly for fun, and the pilots who want to attach a camera on their machine to get aerial photos and video. When the Blade 350 QX was recently released to the market, they actually combined both desires into one machine along with the addition of some pretty awesome technological features.

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Estes Proto X

Upon initial inspection of the Proto X when it arrived at my house, I was amazed at just how small it actually was. I read some pre-release specs and reviews of it and was anxious to see how well it would perform given its small size. The quality and construction of this diminutive quad is very good considering its price. The transmitter on the other hand, left a little to be desired since it was so small, but I reserved my final judgment until I had completed a flight or two.

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MultiRotor Pilot Crew on Good Morning America

Maplegate Media Group Working for Positive Drone Exposure The MultiRotor crew was at Good Morning America yesterday doing a little multirotor flying demo. They got a chance to deliver a hot cup of coffee to the cast of GMA during …

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HRP Teams with Thunder Tiger to Distribute TTRobotix Multi-Rotors

Thunder Tiger is about to debut their new line of TTRobotix multi-rotors and have teamed up with HRP Distributing to help get the products into your hands! The new line starts with two new multi-rotors; the Super Hornet and the …

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