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The New UPGRADED Phantom 2
The new upgraded Phantom 2 features a number of great little features, here are the ones we love.
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Boscam Galaxy D2 FPV Monitor Review
Review of the new Boscam Galaxy D2 FPV monitor by Heliguy. You can buy the Boscam Galaxy D2 FPV monitor from us online.
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Freefly MōVI M5 with a DJI S1000
The MōVI M5 gimbal offers flexibility and multi-functionality. This unit also allows the alteration of lens aperture on the go. Call us for a chat.
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DJI Inspire 1 Released In The Right Direction
DJI Inspire 1 released worldwide. DJI and Heliguy had a busy night last night as DJI launched the Inspire 1 and we were in China to be part of the launch.
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New Phantom Assistant v3.6 Released
Phantom Assistant version upgrades include battery firmware and Gimbal IMU. Updates to support the new Remote and propulsion hardware.
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Compass Calibration: DJI Phantom 2 / Vision +
We have many customers confused or not understanding the compass calibration procedure on DJI Phantom quadcopters. Get the inforamtion here.
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TIP: START off with a DJI Phantom first!
Start off with a DJI Phantom first if you are looking to get into the aerial business. Doing this is cost effective and much less time consuming.
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DJI DropSafe Coming Soon?
DJI Dropsafe - the new multicopter parachute system from DJI. Protect your DJI product with the new safety feature that can be added to bigger drone builds.
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DJI INSPIRE 1
DJI Inspire 1 teaser video has been released. Watch the teaser video now to guess what DJI have up their sleeves. Buy DJI Inspire 1 on release day from us.
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DJI INSPIRE 1 - Heliguy Exclusive
DJI Inspire 1 teaser video has been released. Watch the teaser video now to guess what DJI have up their sleeves. Buy DJI Inspire 1 on release day from us.
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DJI NEW Gimbal Control Will NOT Work Out of the box
I want to write today about how the new gimbal control on the DJI Phantoms that won't work straight out of the box and requires a software update.
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Maximise The Life Of LiPo Batteries
Use Lipo Batteries? Purchase a digital battery capacity checker, essential for checking battery packs and allow you to maximise the life of LiPo batteries.
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Commercial UAV Show - London, 2014
Commercial UAV show, London, 2014
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DJI Has Released the S1000 + (Don't Go Getting Excited)
DJI has released the S1000+, but dont think you have been duped if you have just bought the DJI S1000. Read here for the reasons.
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Quadcopter Complete Aerial Systems
PROFESSIONAL SYSTEM PRODUCTION We don’t just build your Aerial System, we advise and support your decision making. Extensive Capabilities Airframe. Flight Controller. Camera Control >>> Endurance. Stability. Flexability. This is what we focus on when it comes to any machine we offer, from a small machine to carry a GoPro up to large heavy lift...
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Inventory Management Using Drones
This blog post describes a client we worked with to provide a system of keeping check of inventory by drone using and RFID tagging system - this was truly cutting edge technology.
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A Quadcopter to Carry a GoPro Camera
This is a brief introductory article to consider some options for people that want to be introduced to aerial photography on a well equipped amateur level. Let me first point out if you start to look at this area it can quickly escalate into more and more functionality being added to your rig and this...
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SkyJib 8 for Cinematography
***Please note that this rig has been discontinued and replaced by our new platform IKARUS. IKARUS boasts a +30min flight time and huge payload capability, contact us for more details*** The BROADCASTER rig aimed at Film Production Companies, serious Freelancers and Multinational broadcasters who need serious frame rate capability to deliver ever more awe-inspiring footage...
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Firefly versus Honeybee V2
The Honeybee V2 has been put back into production in Dec 2012 and we will continue to supply both models going forward. *This was edited on 23-01-13 to update as to the fact of the discontinued Honeybee V2 being put back into production by the factory after originally being announced that the model had been...
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Titan (LARGE) RC Helicopter with Camera
The TITAN is… 2 and ½ times bigger than the ESKY Big Lama and we are pretty sure there is no bigger 4 channel helicopter. (We’ll get some pics beside the Big Lama when it arrives in) It is a tank (but it doesn’t fly like one), the most robust helicopter I have flown, if...
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FMS Airwolf Model and Others
A number of popular and well known real world helicopters available as FMS models for FREE download, click on the images to obtain. Bell 222A – also know as AIRWOLF: SA341 Gazelle – also known as BLUE THUNDER: SA365 Dauphin – used by the Coastguard, Police, Navy and others:   Keywords: FMS
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