Category: Articles


Do You Need to Insure Your Drone?

As drones become more and more visible in retail and the media, it’s no surprise that more and more people are starting to become interested. As the holidays approach, there will be plenty of households, in which at least one family member has their eye on a drone for a gift.


Understanding Li Po Batteries

Lithium Polymer batteries, or “Li Po” for short, are currently the top choice for RC products thanks to the wide array of benefits they offer. This article explains them and helps you understand what options you have when selecting a Li Po for your RC use.


8 Tricks for Longer Flight Times

Here are 8 tricks you can try to get longer flight times out of your batteries, whether you’re flying toy-grade nano quadcopters or much larger aerial photography drones such as the DJI Phantom 4.


When Flying with Altitude Hold Is a Bad Idea

Since the first models featuring it appeared last year, altitude hold has become all the rage in the toy drone segment. The feature that was once available only in more expensive drones such as the DJI Phantom 3 is now slowly becoming a standard key feature in all toy drones.


Build Your Own Quadcopter Drone Out Of LEGO

Simple drones are starting to get a lot cheaper, but it’s way more fun to build your own one out of LEGO. If you’re looking for a fun drone project that doesn’t cost an...


The Asian Drone Invasion

While the US has taken halting steps toward permitting companies to use drones for business purposes, some Asian countries have jumped right in and allowed both government and commercial uses. From pollution monitoring to...

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