Oct 10, 2013

Hex DIY nanodrone with customizable 3d printed frame




Hex is a nanodrone anyone can build and fly with smartphone app.

Hex copter technical specifications:
  • Propellers: Size: 56x8.5 mm, Fits shaft: 1.0 mm
  • Motors: Diameter: 7.0 mm, Length: 20 mm, Shaft diameter: 1.0 mm, Over 50,000 rotations per minute (rpm)
  • Flight Control System: Flight control: Microwii Copter, Processor: ATMega32u4, Gyro and Accel: MPU6050
  • Flight Time: 7 minutes
  • Communication protocol: Bluetooth 4.0

Hex copter 3d printable frame drone Kickstarter, they raised $563,721 of $10,000 goal:

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1387330585/hex-a-copter-that-anyone-can-fly

You can make one for yourself:

http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:274422