Quadcopter LiPo Battery Buyers Guide

Quadcopter LiPo Battery Buyers Guide

Updated: 3/30/2017 – Updated some text, including recommendations regarding LiHV batteries. Updated: 10/15/2018 – Simplified the guide a bit, updated recommendations for 2018. In the latest edition of our miniquad component buyers guide series, we’d...
FPV Video Transmitter Buyers Guide

FPV Video Transmitter Buyers Guide

Updated 7/6/2016 – Added the FPV Ninjas and Range Video offerings. Updated 7/21/2017 – Added in Betaflight OSD compatibility and adjusted suggestions. Updated 8/27/2018 – Overhauled the guide with new technologies and purchase options. This edition...
Drone Action Camera Buyers Guide

Drone Action Camera Buyers Guide

Looking to outfit your drone with an action camera?  From GoPro to Runcam, we cover everything you need to know about purchasing your first drone action camera in this article. What is an action camera used for? Racing drone FPV cameras provide low latency video that...
Lap Timing Guide for Drone Racing

Lap Timing Guide for Drone Racing

Unless there’s a competitive element to your event, you’re not really racing. There are a few prevailing methods for timing drone races, but each system has its own distinct set of challenges and benefits. Why Time Laps? If you want to find out who is the...
FPV Video Headset Buyers Guide

FPV Video Headset Buyers Guide

In this article, we are going to take a look at FPV headsets. By “FPV headset”, we are referring to any device that you can use to view the FPV video feed from your quadcopter. FPV Headset Types The first thing you’ll need to figure out when looking...
FPV Camera Buyers Guide

FPV Camera Buyers Guide

One of the first questions many pilots have when getting into the hobby is “why do so many racing quadcopters carry two cameras?” They are of course referring to the fact that most pros run an HD action camera alongside their FPV camera. The confusion, I...
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