Helicopter Hacks

DIY Arduino Helicopter with Obstacle Avoidance

DIY Arduino Helicopter with Obstacle Avoidance

Here’s another neat Arduino helicopter project featuring four infrared sensors and one ultrasonic sensor for obstacle avoidance.  We’ve seen an Arduino powered helicopter with four rotors and even one with six rotors too.  This quadcopter,...
Arduino Powered Helicopter with Four Rotors

Arduino Powered Helicopter with Four Rotors

We’ve seen loads of superb Arduino projects, but few which involve complex aeronautics.  Here we have the “quadrocopter” – an arduino powered, remote control helicopter with four rotor blades.  It’s a superb build overall with the...