Instructables: exploring - technology - tricopter http://www.instructables.com Mon, 2 May 2016 01:26:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 Modular Multicopter, Quads, Hex, Oct, Y4, Y6, OCT X4, Up to 16 Motors! http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Multicopter-Quads-Hex-Oct-Y4-Y6-OCT-X4-Up-/
Modular Multicopter, Quads, Hex, Oct, Y4, Y6, OCT X4, Up to 16 Motors! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/NC52/IL5J4M5P/FK9NC52IL5J4M5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/NC52/IL5J4M5P/FK9NC52IL5J4M5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/NC52/IL5J4M5P/FK9NC52IL5J4M5P.SMALL.jpg mr_fid Welcome to the build of my latest and greatest multicopter. I have decided to try something a bit different on this build, so this multicopter can be configured to what you want. It starts as a quad (either + or X), and then can be changed into a Y4 (by removing one arm and have the 4 motor undernea...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 16:35:59 PST
Completely Scratch Built Tricopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Completely-Scratch-Built-Tricopter/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 23:10:11 PST
Scratch Built Fireball Shooting Tricopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Scratch-Built-Fireball-Shooting-Tricopter/
Scratch Built Fireball Shooting Tricopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/OZ0L/II5M5F8Y/FKEOZ0LII5M5F8Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/OZ0L/II5M5F8Y/FKEOZ0LII5M5F8Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/OZ0L/II5M5F8Y/FKEOZ0LII5M5F8Y.SMALL.jpg NanoRobotGeek "Whats this? A scratch built tricopter on Instructables? At a 250 racing size? With 10 inch props? A reliable, smooth and innovative YAW mech? AND A FIREBALL SHOOTER? How do I build one?"Well, I'm glad you asked.(For a shorter Instructable on just the fireball shooter click here) Video of the tric...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 05:53:37 PST
Dragonfly/Pentacopter Project http://www.instructables.com/id/DragonflyPentacopter-Project/
Dragonfly/Pentacopter Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/QX1D/II4UH9B9/F06QX1DII4UH9B9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/QX1D/II4UH9B9/F06QX1DII4UH9B9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/QX1D/II4UH9B9/F06QX1DII4UH9B9.SMALL.jpg Guitarbob *please vote for me in the Tech contest if you like this instructable so that I can further develop this project and, build an electric longboard so that I can easily and economically get to where I want to fly this This project was inspired by Flite test and, rcexplorer sub $500 professional Arial ...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 05:44:23 PST
Voice Controlled Arduino Drone http://www.instructables.com/id/SpeechVoice-Controlled-Arduino-Drone/
Voice Controlled Arduino Drone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/8DPC/II3F04LL/FQN8DPCII3F04LL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/8DPC/II3F04LL/FQN8DPCII3F04LL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/8DPC/II3F04LL/FQN8DPCII3F04LL.SMALL.jpg Imetomi The drones are very good toys and tools, but usually they haven't any extra skills. I love to fly any R/C model and I just wanted to make a R/C drone that's a little bit smarter than the usual models. That's why I developed this mini voice controlled tricopter robot. The main concept is pretty easy,...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 08:11:25 PST
Action Man Tricopter. http://www.instructables.com/id/Action-Man-Tricopter/
Action Man Tricopter. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/W7K9/II30WPFQ/F9CW7K9II30WPFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/W7K9/II30WPFQ/F9CW7K9II30WPFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/W7K9/II30WPFQ/F9CW7K9II30WPFQ.SMALL.jpg mr_fid I love making RC flying machines, it’s a real challenge to get things flying. This build is about a tricopter, I have already made a hex and oct, and to be honest they were simple and easy to make and get flying. The bicopter I made was a real challenge and took 3 attempts to get flying with differe...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 05:48:06 PST
Tri-Shift Copter http://www.instructables.com/id/Tri-Shift-Copter/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 09:46:38 PDT
Simple Raspberry Pi Input Output. Tricopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Raspberry-Pi-Input-Output-Tricopter/
Simple Raspberry Pi Input Output. Tricopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/F6U1/IA9H97PY/FP6F6U1IA9H97PY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/F6U1/IA9H97PY/FP6F6U1IA9H97PY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/F6U1/IA9H97PY/FP6F6U1IA9H97PY.SMALL.jpg mr_fid This is a simple input output switch/LED for a Raspberry Pi, What this allows is for the user to tell the raspberry Pi to do a selection of tasks without the Raspberry Pi being connected to a TV/Monitor or Keyboard/Mouse.WHY??Well I wanted to use the Raspberry Pi Model A+ to take pictures or Video f...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 06:21:15 PDT
Apex Tricopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Apex-Tricopter/
Apex Tricopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/XPL3/I9SN0C1Z/F9FXPL3I9SN0C1Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/XPL3/I9SN0C1Z/F9FXPL3I9SN0C1Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/XPL3/I9SN0C1Z/F9FXPL3I9SN0C1Z.SMALL.jpg MadxBros I call this beast the Apex Tricopter. It's not a true Tricopter as it has four rotors, but it's certainly not a quad as it forms a triangular pyramid with a rotor at the apex (hence the name). This Tricopter can be made with either a 3d printer or a laser cutter, so if you have one but not the other...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 13:19:41 PDT
Fpv Battery holder for clothing http://www.instructables.com/id/Fpv-Battery-holder-for-clothing/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 15:47:23 PDT
Foam RC Plane Building Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-RC-Plane-Building-Guide/
Foam RC Plane Building Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/9AQV/I88LQDUB/FOQ9AQVI88LQDUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/9AQV/I88LQDUB/FOQ9AQVI88LQDUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/9AQV/I88LQDUB/FOQ9AQVI88LQDUB.SMALL.jpg Dhipak Bala **All of my RC and robotics projects can be found here: https://projectinkerer.wordpress.com/**At this project's inception, I was inspired to design and build an inexpensive RC plane that I could fly for enjoyment and perhaps in the future stick a camera on. As an aspiring engineer, the idea of buil...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 20:27:33 PDT
Build a Tricopter with Rotor Bits http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Tricopter-with-Rotor-Bits/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:02:22 PST
Homemade propeller balancer for rc aircraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-propeller-balancer-for-rc-aircraft/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 08:55:24 PDT
MAKE YOUR OWN TRICOPTER! http://www.instructables.com/id/TRICOPTER/
MAKE YOUR OWN TRICOPTER! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/MVFO/HJ6037JR/F2DMVFOHJ6037JR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/MVFO/HJ6037JR/F2DMVFOHJ6037JR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/MVFO/HJ6037JR/F2DMVFOHJ6037JR.SMALL.jpg pawanvs99 WHAT'S A TRICOPTER? It’s an aircraft similar to a helicopter except it has three rotor disks. The beauty of the design is that three ordinary outrunners direct driving ordinary propellers can be used. Four helicopter gyros makes the tricopter super stable. And to make it yaw a servo tilts the bac...
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 00:39:56 PDT
The Complete Guide to RC Electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Complete-Guide-to-RC-Electronics/
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Tue, 15 May 2012 21:10:18 PDT