October 2015

Tony demonstrates his and the quads versatility


Border Model Aircraft Club is relegated to Bramshott today as Martinique is not accessible this month. There was a relatively low turnout but whilst we there  Tony showed us how adept he is at catching his quad in mid air. Dave is desperately hoping that his Control Line plane will eventually run out of fuel in the background. [...]

Tony demonstrates his and the quads versatility2017-04-14T10:57:40+00:00

Quadcopter over Martinique (again)


Here is a link to the first video from the quadcopter at Martinique. It's of Richard Weeks cavorting about in his normal mode. The Quad was set to "loiter" which means that it holds its position using the on board GPS. All Tony had to do was to use the rudder control to point the camera [...]

Quadcopter over Martinique (again)2017-04-14T10:57:40+00:00

September 2015

Quadcopter over Martinique


Today Tony Machen managed to get some video from his smaller less expensive Syma X5C-1 quadcopter. It was gusting quite a bit and many of the regulars had bottled out, but he gave it a go anyway! You can see from some of the video that the model was banked over quite a bit to hold station. All [...]

Quadcopter over Martinique2017-04-14T10:57:40+00:00