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View Poll Results: Which quadrocopters and/or tricopters do you fly?
Aeroquad 220 6.49%
Alien Jump Jet 49 1.45%
Alien Saucer 35 1.03%
Draganflyer DF-IV 35 1.03%
Draganflyer DF-V TI 24 0.71%
Draganflyer Experimental Brushless (Spectrolutions) 39 1.15%
Draganflyer X6 32 0.94%
Quadpowered 285 8.40%
Microdrone 59 1.74%
Mikrokopter V1.0-ME 104 3.07%
Mikrokopter V1.0-ME with NAVI 195 5.75%
Mini-Mixer quadrocopter 50 1.47%
Mini-Mixer tricopter 31 0.91%
Self-build quadrocopter flight board/firmware 1,639 48.33%
Self-build tricopter flight board/firmware 794 23.41%
UAVP 76 2.24%
UAVP-NG 26 0.77%
UAVX 76 2.24%
Walkera UFO #4 35 1.03%
Walkera UFO #5 47 1.39%
Walkera UFO #8 40 1.18%
X-BL 34 1.00%
X-BL FunPilot 25 0.74%
X-BL Autopilot, ReasearchPilot, Hornet, Hummingbird, Falcon 14 0.41%
X-UFO 69 2.03%
Y-UFO LA Heli 25 0.74%
Y-UAVP 18 0.53%
Y-UAVX 30 0.88%
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Dec 13, 2009, 08:25 AM
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Dec 13, 2009, 09:05 AM
Tri-Quad-Hexa-Octo-copters!!
Thanks RC. Done!
Cheers,
Jim
Link added to page one of this thread:
Click on the link to poll adendum for models listed below:
Quadrocopter and Tricopter Info Mega Link Index!! Poll additions.
ARM-O-Kopter
BigQuadro
Conrad Quadrocopter 450
Mikrokopter six motor - hexa
Mikrokopter eight motor - octo
Mikrokopter twelve motor
Paparazzi Booz Quad
Paparazzi Quad
QuadroControl
TT-Copter
Shrediquette - a tricopter by William Thielicke
Simple quad by Kapteinkuk
Signguy's Tricopter build
Xaircraft X500D
Xaircraft X600D (X500D-V2)
Xaircraft X650D


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To save yourself some work, instead of closing this thread, perhaps start a new thread with a poll that just has the missing quads/tris in it.
Then on the first page of this thread give a link to that thread with a list of the quads/tris that are in it. Breaking it up might make it easier to read also since the list is quite long.
Something like...
(Link to additional poll thread)
ARM-O-Kopter
BigQuadro
Conrad Quadrocopter 450
QuadroControl
TT-Copter
Shrediquette - a tricopter by William Thielicke
Six motor Mikrokopter-3
Simple quad by Kapteinkuk
Signguy's Tricopter build
Octo-Mikrokopter
Paparazzi Booz Quad
Twelve motor MK
Xaircraft X500D
Xaircraft X600D (X500D-V2)-0
Xaircraft X650D-0
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Dec 15, 2009, 06:57 AM
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Tricoptere quadro...in france


In France there is also a reseller multicoptere :
http://www.aeronefs.fr
ou
http://www.amkz.Fr
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Dec 15, 2009, 07:40 AM
Tri-Quad-Hexa-Octo-copters!!
Thanks!
Cheers,
Jim
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Originally Posted by tibedo
In France there is also a reseller multicoptere :
http://www.aeronefs.fr
ou
http://www.amkz.Fr
thanks
Dec 17, 2009, 06:46 AM
Tri-Quad-Hexa-Octo-copters!!

Page 1 has the index links!


For those coming to this page for the first time, the MEGA links are located on the first page. Let me know if there are any other helpful links out there for quad and tricopter builds!
Cheers,
Jim
Dec 17, 2009, 07:04 AM
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have you seen this one Jim? its quite a funny thread too!
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1153646
Dec 17, 2009, 08:53 AM
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Thanks Josh
Cheers,
Jim
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have you seen this one Jim? its quite a funny thread too!
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1153646
Dec 23, 2009, 11:10 AM
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do you have this one on you list Jim? http://www.airrobot.com/englisch/index.php

cheers

Josh
Dec 24, 2009, 04:14 PM
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how about this one... http://www.novadem.com/
Dec 24, 2009, 04:36 PM
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Dec 24, 2009, 05:00 PM
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I kind of agree, but it is interesting to see what they are being used for etc, and it can give you ideas for builds.. for instance, notice that french one, it seems to use coaxial type folding props, it would be nice to take a closer peek at how the are put together
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where all these guys coming from? all these sites popping out some nice looking quads, of course commercially, look great but i think the list should be for hobbyist with price range under $2000 lol
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Dec 27, 2009, 02:53 PM
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Hi all, I am new to the quad copter arena so I don't mean to ask questions that have already been asked but here you go....Has anyone used large motors say in the 80 amp range like the kind used in giant scale aircraft?
Dec 28, 2009, 06:44 AM
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Hi,
So far, I have not heard of anyone using motors larger than 13" props can handle. The counter-rotating prop pairs seem to stop at that size, so custom props would have to be made or ordered for larger sets. If they are out there somewhere, let me know
Cheers,
Jim
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Hi all, I am new to the quad copter arena so I don't mean to ask questions that have already been asked but here you go....Has anyone used large motors say in the 80 amp range like the kind used in giant scale aircraft?
Dec 28, 2009, 09:44 AM
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Hi,
So far, I have not heard of anyone using motors larger than 13" props can handle. The counter-rotating prop pairs seem to stop at that size, so custom props would have to be made or ordered for larger sets. If they are out there somewhere, let me know
Cheers,
Jim
I did find a guy that makes custom CF props of any size and rotation....I forgot to bookmark the site, so I will have to look in my history but that was my option, I was wondering if it matters for the control board what amps the esc are pushing. Has anyone heard of this being an issue with any of the control boards out there? I found an inexpensive motor that will sling a 22" prop! I also came across a counter rotating system, that uses a 22" prop that is supplied withe the motor. I might try that as well....


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