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June, 2017

  • 4 June

    Top 7 Best Aerial Video apps for Drone Pilots

    Guest Post from Community Writer Gavin Hobbs When it comes to capturing the most stunning and breathtaking photos and videos, a drone is a photographer’s best friend. Drones can provide great benefits to drone users while also enhancing each shot and video whether by technique or angles and has become …

April, 2017

  • 7 April

    A Journey into the World of Commercial Drone Operations

    Guest Article By Vertigo UK In order to fly commercially or in other words make money from flying you need to obtain permission from the CAA.  In order to obtain permission you need to be qualified by a national qualified entity (NQE). I started my training in January 2017 with …

  • 6 April

    BLHeli_32

    What is BLHeli_32? A new firmware has recently been announced that will compete with the likes of the KISS series and Gemfan Maverick ESCs. BLHeli_32 is a new firmware for 32 bit ESCs that has been written by Steffen, one of the main contributors for the original BLHeli and BLHeli_S …

March, 2017

  • 27 March

    Banggood release F7 flight controller

    Banggood have just announced the first widely available F7 flight controller. Yes you read that right! An F7 chip offers the best of both worlds; as it offers newer features previously only available on F3 boards, as well as the higher clock speeds of an F4 chip. Indeed this board …

  • 21 March

    FrSky release Taranis X9D Plus Special Edition

    FrSky have finally updated the best radio on the market today, the X9D Taranis Plus. From reading the press release, the main changes are to the quality of the radio. For example, it comes pre loaded with the hall-effect M9 gimbals that have proven to be very popular. Indeed, they …

  • 15 March

    The New Gemfan 5152 – The Racekraft Killers?

    What are the new Gemfan 5152’s and are they any good? When Sage designed and released the Racekraft 5051 Tri-Blades a couple of months ago they revolutionised prop design in the miniquad world. Back in the day there were very clumsy and fragile prop designs. The typical trade-off was flexible …

  • 15 March

    DYS 1407 Brushless Motors – Review

    Would these be a good addition to your latest Micro Quad? We put the latest motors from DYS to the test to see if they can outperform the RCXs which we have on all our Micro 130 sized quads at Drone Insider. Specs Stator diameter: 14.0mm Stator thickness: 7mm Poles: …

  • 15 March

    FrSky Receivers Explained

    What’s the Difference between the FrSky receivers and what do they do? There are a number of different FrSky receivers and they are rather confusingly named, here is a run down of all the different types we use for race quads. X4R-SB This is a medium sized receiver that can …

  • 9 March

    The Future of Drones

    What is the Future of Drones? There is no doubt that Drones are due to play a key role in our world over the next few decades but what are these versatile machines truly capable of? Drones have already become part of our society as we speak. These are the …

February, 2017

  • 19 February

    Drone Insider Easter Giveaway – 2017

    Hey guys after the success of our first two giveaways we thought we would do another one. This time first Prize will be: DJI Mavic Pro *2nd and 3rd Prizes to be announced How to Enter? Like Our Drone Insider Facebook Page Like and Share this Post Write a Guest …