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All About Multicopters

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What is a MultiCopter and How Does it Work

A multicopter is a UAV whose motion is controlled by speeding or slowing downward thrusting motor/propeller units.


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The MultiCopter System

For simpler Quadcopters all you need is the Copter and a RC Transmitter everything else is built in.
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More capable multicopters have more complex systems.
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In order to be able to fly you need:

MultiCopter Demo illustrating Manual and Automatic Control


Important Elements for MultiCopters

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Significant Design Considerations for MultiCopters


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                                    Good Choice To Start                                                                           Not So Much!

Ready To Fly or Build Your Own

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DIYDrones

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High Wind Operation


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