Questions tagged [toy-grade-drone]

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Drone back propellers not lifting it up

This is a second toy drone I got my son because I do not want to spend fortune on a DJI drone if controlling in an issue. It was fine but lately it hasn’t been lifting up. As you can see from picture, ...
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Which DC motors (or others) are good enough for my multi-function drone?

I am planning to make own drone which flies and dives (Some servo motors used to change between fly and dive-mode). But is a normal DC motor or a micro motor good enough (It flies and dives under tens ...
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Holy stone HS130D PCB part details

Any idea where to get individual PCB parts info for fixing a Holystone HS130D PCB. It looks like two adjacent units in PCB have heated up and melted together causing one motor to keep running without ...
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Which Arduino Nano should I use to make a nano-scale drone

Which Arduino nano is best for creating a nano drone? Will it be compatible with 3.7 v coreless brushed motors?
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Will wiring two batteries in parallel fry my drone?

Will connecting 2 lipo batteries of 3.7 V of 1500 mAh in parallel for a power source to a drone fry it? I understand the voltage will continue to be 3.7 V because it's in parallel. The current or Amps ...
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Which drone kit is this

Which drone kit is shown here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QJOONKjX9xQ What are your opinions of it? R
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Home made simple drone- need some directions

I made this small foam board frame. I attached 4 motors after taking care that diagonally opposite motors rotate in same direction and adjacent ones in opposite direction. I ensure I wired the ...
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Are all drone motors equal

I am now planning to buy a drone kit - A very light weight toy grade types. Know very little on this subject as of now. Before doing that I have a few questions. Can we assume that if there are four ...
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Need tips on getting this to fly properly

Learning the basic concepts. Yet to use a receiver and remote. Using a 3.7 v coreless motor, lipo battery and thermocol for the frame. I figured out how to connect the motors so that diagonally ...
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What is the compatible drone frame for

I have four 3.7v coreless motors. The motors have a diameter of 7mm and length of 17 mm, with 45 mm propellers. What is the compatible drone frame kit for this?
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Lift off without receiver

Can I make a small drone frame achieve lift using 4 coreless 3.7 v motors of 55000 rpm, 3.7 v lipo batteries having 40c without a receiver and remote. Motors are all alike. The propellers I have are ...
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Binding DX5e (or any other hobby controller) to generic "toy" drone - protocol compatability

I picked up a really cheap generic drone mostly for the purpose of tinkering and testing with something that I wouldn't mind losing or destroying. However I can't seem to bind to it with any of my ...
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Can "toy" drone FC firmware be tweaked?

Can the flight controller of cheap "toy" grade quads, such as the Blade Inductrix, be programmed at all? I'd assume that even if it's possible, it wouldn't be practical. I don't have any ...
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