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DJI released their new flagship drone this week, the Phantom 4. This has prompted the widely asked question from existing loyal Phantom owners “Should I upgrade?”.The answer is unfortunately not as simple as it might seem, it depends largely on what you’re currently flying as well as your level of flying [...]

Should you upgrade from the Phantom 3 to the Phantom ...



Good news for IRIS+ fans. We’ve released the CAD files as STLs, so you can 3D print any replacement parts you need for free, including improved versions of the legs that are 50% lighter and require less support when printing. Our friends at MyMiniFactory are hosting these and have prepared a [...]

3DR IRIS + blueprint for 3d printer


So it looks like DJI has a way to develop apps/programs to get “under the hood”. https://developer.dji.com  

DJI SDK


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FPV for Syma X5C -50 bucks




About this project INTRODUCTION The IR-LOCK Sensor system is used to autonomously land copters in small areas. Simply place the MarkOne Beacon at the desired landing point, and initiate the LAND mode. This is useful for docking with charging stations, package delivery systems, UAV-to-ground vehicle interaction, etc. The MarkOne Beacon [...]

Guided precision landing





Designed for the DJI Phantom 1 This mount allows you to separate your FPV transmitter away from your GPS module minimizing inference. Custom zip tie holes allow you to securely mount your video transmitter or OSD device. (The longer M3*8 extra screws that come with the phantom work well to [...]

DJI Phantom FPV / OSD mount by questpact




Thanks to smutboy420 for updating my design. Check out his version for a cleaner and lighter design. He used PLA plastic instead of ABS. He used a bigger servo and updated the design to fit. http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1307204 This is a design for a Multirotor parachute system. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d6k7jftG5uI For in depth [...]

DIY Multirotor Parachute System