Design, build, and fly your personal quadcopter using market electronics to capture incredible photographs and record phenomenal videos
About This Book
Grasp the knowledge required to assemble your drone with light and cost effective materials
Enlighten your understanding about the flight by performing step-by-step pre-flight adjustments and acquiring the instructions for a safe flight
Get the best tips to deal with performance issues related to your quadcopter
Who This Book Is For
This book is intended for hobbyists who are looking forward to fulfill their dream of flying a quadcopter clearly made by them. Some basic experience in electronic circuits and aerial vehicles will make it easier for you, however it isn't mandatory.
What You Will Learn
Review and choose the most suitable material for the build
Set up and calibrate all of your electronic parts
Control and fly your quadcopter taking into account the weather conditions
Maintain your vehicle as much as possible and repair it whenever required
Engineer the structure of your vehicle
Develop a flight controller with its basic principles
Eliminate possible malfunctions in the future
Repair your drone if it crashes or faces any damage
Quadcopters, also known as quadrotors, are gaining more and more popularity in today's world. With the help of these devices, anyone can have an “eye in the sky” and can monitor any place at any time. You can capture photographs and once a while and perform automated tasks. In this book, you will be informed about all the basic modules and electronics needed to fly a simple quadcopter. You’ll delve deep to create a fully-functional quadcopter quickly with the help of Arduino boards. Through this book, you’ll develop the skills needed to build a DIY drone that can capture pictures and record videos.
Style and approach
This is an easy-to-follow guide with pictorial depictions and technical descriptions to assemble your vehicle.
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