Star Wars fans are sure to want to make of get their hands on this awesome Millennium Falcon drone that has been created by hobbyist and drone master builder and YouTube member, Oliver C, who’s next project is going to be a Tie Fighter.
The Millennium Falcon drone custom skin is constructed from lightweight foam and fits snuggle onto the original chassis of the drone. You can see it being tested as a prototype and flown outside in the videos below.
The Millennium Falcon drone is based on a Prophecy 335 drone which is also a custom quadcopter drone that has been designed and built by Oliver C, using off-the-shelf drone parts. The drone is even equipped with LED thruster lights. Specifications for the Millennium Falcon drone include :
A quadcopter: Prophecy 335 (custom frame, carbon and aluminium)
Motors : T-Motors 2208-18 1100kV
Speed controllers : T-Motors T30A
Propellers : HQprop 8x4.5SF
Battery: LiPo 4S-1800mAh
Flight controller : Naza v1
Radio system : Futaba 14SG, receiver FrSky TFR6
Onboard camera : Gopro 3 black 1080p-50 (removed)
Video transmitter : 5.8GHz 400mW + Spironet v2 (removed)
For more information on the new Millennium Falcon drone jump over to the Oliver C YouTube channel for details via the link below, as soon as more information is published regards his next creation we will keep you updated.
Source: Oliver C