Quadcopter’s

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Today there was a build-your-own-quadcopter workshop at rLab. The designed in-house, the main elements of the airframe cut from acrylic with our laser cutter, and all of the parts ordered and assembled into kits in advance.Total price per quadcopter – ~£100!

The build was a great success, with eight out of nine of the quadcopters in flight by 5:30 – the ninth had a faulty motor.

Unfortunately I didn’t find the acrylic very robust for an amateur pilot, so I recently upgraded to a carbon fibre frame.

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