SKY RIDER DRONE
SKY RIDER DRONE
Get a new point of view on the world!
With this innovative new series, you will be able to construct and fly a remarkable aircraft – your own personal quadcopter that can be used to take incredible pictures and make movies with a HD 720p camera built-in, or you can just fly it for fun and practice your piloting skills!
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Discover a new way to explore and photograph the world with the Sky Rider Drone, radio-controlled quadricopter - easy to assemble and easy to drive!
Designed by one of Italy’s leading car design firms, Pininfarina, whose clients have included Ferrari, Alfa Romeo and Maserati, the Sky Rider Drone combines ease of use and portability, allowing you to experience the thrill of flight.
Using the most advanced technology currently available, in conjunction with a world leader in design, De Agostini ModelSpace bring you the Sky Rider Drone! Now the world of radio-controlled drones is within everyone’s reach, and the Sky Rider Drone will undoubtedly be the new benchmark in the field! It is your turn to enter the exciting world of drone flying!
Pininfarina have brought their impeccable sense of style and elegance to state-of-the-art electronics which make the Sky Rider Drone a unique product in the quadcopter universe! Drawing on its extensive experience in engineering and aerodynamics, Pininfarina and De Agostini ModelSpace have produced a cutting-edge aircraft that despite its fragile appearance, is tough, elegant and at the forefront of drone design. In fact, it would not be wrong to say that its advanced technology brings it closer to the Star Wars™ universe than any other similar video drones.
Start building today the Sky Rider Drone quadricopter for his unique design and his highest technical level made it easy: easy to assemble and easy to drive!
Recreational Drone Users
As of Dec. 21, 2015, the Federal Aviation Administration requires all owners of model aircraft, small unmanned aircraft or drones, or other RC aircraft weighing between 0.55 and 55 pounds to register online before taking to the skies.
The online registration system will require drone owners 13 years and older to submit their name, email and home address to receive a Certificate of Aircraft Registration/Proof of Ownership. This will include a unique identification number owners must affix to any drone they own and operate exclusively for recreation.
Registration cost is $5. Click here for registration information: https://registermyuas.faa.gov/
Registration will be valid for three years. Once registered, owners will be able to access the registration website to update the information provided to register the aircraft as well as cancel registration as circumstances require (e.g., aircraft destruction, transfer, sale, change in owner eligibility to register).
Failure to register an aircraft can result in civil penalties up to $27,500. Criminal penalties for failure to register can include fines of up to $250,000 under 18 U.S.C. 3571 and/or imprisonment up to three years.
Your Modeling Experience
- Each shipment includes your components to build the Sky Rider Drone
- Delivery to USA and Canada within 6 to 8 working days for your 1st pack
- 12 months subscription: your 1st month is FREE. You only need to pay S&H fees ($9.99). After that, you will receive 11 monthly shipments of $99.99 plus $9.99 S&H per shipment
- Each shipment includes an easy-to-follow printed full color magazine with your detailed Assembly Guide and how to fly guide
- No commitment, No obligation - You are free to cancel at any time
Key Features SKY RIDER DRONE
Integrated GPS Sensor with "Home" option
Flight Mode Manual and assisted with "headless" function
Stability on three axes with gyroscopes, magnetometer, and accelerometer
Built in, photo resolution: 1MG, Video resolition: 1280/720 pixel in .AVI Format, set up for Action Cam. You’ll get an integrated camera for photos and videos (1280x720 avi, 720p), plus the drone is also ready for you to connect your own action camera if you wish.
Technology and design
A truly remarkable quadcopter! A unique design, made to the highest technical specifications – easy to assemble and easy to fly!
Polycarbonate shell – ultralight PVC!
The frame has enormous strength but is still surprisingly light – the result is a medium-sized drone with a take-off weight of only 3.37 pounds
Latest generation of brushless electric motors
The four brushless motors are powerful and silent. With less friction than conventional motors, they give a higher rotation speed and optimize battery consumption.
A professional remote control
The eight-channel digital radio remote control for the Sky Rider Drone will be given FREE as part of the series. It is a special transmitter operating in the 2.4 GHz band, which prevents external interference, even from other drones in the same airspace. The number of channels makes it much easier to fly the drone, and allows you to access special functions.
State of the art electronics
With accelerometer, barometric altimeter, gyroscopes, GPS sensor and magnetometer all included in the basic equipment.
Among the Sky Rider Drone’s many features are the multicolored LEDs located under the engine arms. In addition to creating a striking visual effect, these lights enable the pilot to see the orientation of the model during flight.
Compared with traditional nickel-cadmium batteries, lithium polymer batteries are lighter and provide greater flying range. The flight time with the 5000 mA battery will be between 10 and 12 minutes. High winds or aggressive flying will shorten the flight time. Please start with flights no longer than 10 minutes. Spare battery will be available soon for purchase.
• 1 Quadcopter & Controller• 4 props with nuts - 2 CW & 2CCW• 4 prop guards - 2 red & 2 black• Tools - 3.0 Hex wrench• 5000mA lipo• Lipo charger
Maximum speed (up/down) 16.4 feet per second | Maximum speed (forward) 44 mph | Yaw rate 220° per second | Maximum inclination 45° with tilt function | Integrated GPS Sensor with "Home" option | Flight Mode Manual and assisted with "headless" function | Stability on three axes with gyroscopes, magnetometer, and accelerometer | Video camera built in, photo resolution: 1MG, Video resolution: 1280/720 pixel in .AVI Format, set up for Action Cam
Dimensions 17.7 x 15.3 x 7.6 inches | Weight 3.37lb
Clear step-by-step instructions show how to assemble and finish the parts - every step of the way. Even if you've never tried this type of project before, you'll be able to put your Sky Rider Drone together in easy stages, learning the skills as you go.
The Flying School guide will give you all the technical information and practical advice you need to become a skilled drone pilot. We’ll show you how to get the best performance from your Sky Rider, how to take aerial pictures and videos like you’ve never seen before.
The Assembly Guide will take you through the construction process with clear pictures of each stage of assembly and invaluable technical advice in the creation of your Sky Rider Drone!
Through your building experience, you will have help from our experts with the easy-to-follow step-by-step assembly guide. You can also watch our Official Video Build Diary on Youtube or take a look also at our exclusive Sky Rider Drone Forum and discuss with fellow modelers. Even as a model-making novice, you can build this unique quadcopter model together in easy stages, learning the skills as you go.
2015-03-21 17:00:13It Is very amazing and I would get one for my kids. I just wish it was cheaper.
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The first pack of your order or your complete kit will be delivered to you within approximately 6 to 8 working days from the date your order has been confirmed.
We ship to Canada. Shipping costs are the same for Canada as USA.
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