Build your own drone manual

Build your own drone manual

: The practical guide to safely building, operating and maintaining an unmanned aerial vehicle (uav)

by Alex Elliott
13th January, 2016

£21.61 £22.99 Save 6% | Hardback


The history and development of drones - from early unmanned gliders to today's miniature electric-powered drones.
Drone types - fixed wing configuration options, conventional helicopter, and the various multi-rotor options.
Drone applications - mapping and aerial surveying, photography, surveillance, delivery drones and hobby use.
Component and equipment selection - including airframe, autopilot, radio control, motors, electronic speed controllers, propellers, batteries, camera gimbals, and first-person view (FPV) equipment.
Drone builds - three example builds, including aerial photography quadcopter, mini FPV quadcopter designed for racing, and fixed-wing drone with autopilot.
Flying and safety - safety guidelines, legislation and legal considerations, and learning to fly a drone safely.

Details & Specs

Series: Owners' workshop manual

Author: Alex Elliott

Publisher: Haynes

Format: Hardback

ISBN: 9780857338136

Publication Date: 13th January, 2016

Pages: 156

Dimensions: 270 x 210 x 11 mm

Notes: illustrations (colour)

Availability: Not available reason unspecified

Customer Reviews

There are currently no reviews for this book. Be the first to review by clicking below!

Review this book...

Related Books:

This website uses cookies. More info. Okay