We have many email questions of the HexaKopter shown on that Video above. This page should answer some questions
Technical Data of that HexaKopter
flight-time: up to 36 minutes with small payload. If you don't believe it, click here
- max. payload: 0,8-1,0kg (in the Video I used 1,3kg as payload for demonstration)
- weight: 1200g (including Lipo; without Camera)
XL Hexakopter (MK Hexa XL)
flight-time: up to 40 minutes with small payload. If you don't believe it, click Video
- max. payload: 1,5kg
- weight: 2200g (including Lipo; without Camera)
What is the MikroKopter used for?
aerial photographs Forum Link
- measurements (air-quality, temperature, ...)
Here you find a Video of other features
The MikroKopter-project started in German. That is the reason why most of the pages are in German language.
But the Hompepage is a Wiki and all members can add their informations and translations and so the number of translated pages grows constantly.
Here a list of translated pages
Shops - Where to buy?
We have an internet shop here
You can also find a list of partner shops. They resell the MikroKopter components in their country.
Shops in USA:
Which components were used in that video?
one Hexa-Kit: (shop-link)
The Hexa comes in a Kit for self assembly
Building instructions: Hexa
It is quite similar to the okto: OktoKopter
GPS and Navigation
For the GPS-Extension the following three items are required:
NaviCtrl (Navigation controller incl. SD-cardslot)
MK3Mag (MK3Mag - Compass; the one without ACC is sufficient here)
RC-Transmitter + receiver
to have a wireless data-connection to a PC