Drones have created a minor revolution in our skies for photographers and enthusiasts alike, and the revolution has only just begun. With the technology that enables these flying platforms becoming more refined every day the applications are now multiplying.
Delivery drones, taxi drones and swarms of micro drones are fast approaching and then there is the flying bathtub. The creation of a one small band of inventive men who decided to show us all just what is possible with the technology. All of these innovations share the same basic technology that has been perfected on the little camera drones that we all love so much. Stabilisation, control and power advancements have all made small, stable and nimble camera platforms possible and now this technology is being applied to larger platforms. This is the process of scale in action. Presented for your viewing pleasure are some of the more interesting applications for drone technology that are fast approaching.
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RC Helicopters provide hours of enjoyment for the enthusiasts that fly these magnificent micro machines. While they are undoubtedly fun we don’t typically think of them as heavy lift machines. Until today, the day two RC helicopters lifted a lady.
After months of organisation and thousands of Euros spent souping up their X7 helicopters the HeliGraphixs.com team have pushed the boundaries. With engines screaming the team’s two helicopters lifted off, the human payload hanging below. With a total payload of 124 pounds these highly tuned micro machines are punching well above their own weight.
Presented for your viewing pleasure is the video that made the world wonder why? A demonstration of what people can do if the obsession is as deep as their pockets. Sit back, relax and be prepared to be amazed by the world’s smallest heavy lift helicopters.
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