DIY Drones for the Evil Genius: Design, Build, and Customize Your Own Drones


McGraw-Hill Education TAB - Diy drones for the evil genius: design, and assembly, Build, and Customize Your Own Drones not only covers safety, mechanics, drone design, but also teaches the basics of Aerospace Engineering. You will discover how to add video transmitters, GPS, first-person view, and virtual reality goggles to your creations.

Learn about aircraft parts, control mechanics, calibrate the motors, and start flying!• add led lights, and safety practices• become an expert pilot—even handle flips and high-speed maneuvers• Pick the perfect parts for your high-performance drone• Find out how to solder and start assembling your drone• Program the aircraft, GoPro mounts, and self-balancing camera gimbals• Explore the world of first-person-view FPV drones and high-speed racing• See how artificial intelligence can be put to use in the drone industry .

DIY Drones for the Evil Genius: Design, Build, and Customize Your Own Drones - The book walks you through the FAA licensing process and takes a look at advanced concepts, such as artificial intelligence and autonomous flight. Design, and pilot custom drones―no prior experience necessary! This fun guide shows, how to construct powerful drones from inexpensive parts, build, add personalized features, step-by-step, and become a full-fledged pilot.

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Build a Drone: A Step-by-Step Guide to Designing, Constructing, and Flying Your Very Own Drone


Skyhorse - Within the last couple of years, the usage of drones in both the public and private military sector has exploded. People are talking about drones, building drones, and something most people didn’t know of a few years ago is now a household name. Build a drone will not only teach you how to build your very own drone, but will explain their history in the military and the impact they will have—and are starting to have—on our everyday lives.

Author barry davies has built drones for darpa defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and AAI one of America’s largest drone manufacturers, as well as six experimental ones for MIT. He not only understands their use in the world, but knows the ins-and-outs of how they can be created and handled. Explained in simple terms with full-color step-by-step directions, Davies will explain how to build your very own drone from ones created specifically for this book.

Build a Drone: A Step-by-Step Guide to Designing, Constructing, and Flying Your Very Own Drone - Whether you plan on using drones for recreation or a more serious purpose from search and rescue through farming to scanning construction work on a high-rise apartment buildings, Build a Drone will make sure that you not only understand how to construct a drone, but the proper and safe ways to maintain and handle them.

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Make: Drones: Teach an Arduino to Fly


Maker Media, Inc - Open source flight-control code is available for Arduino, and flying is the hook that makes it exciting, even magical, for so many people. Why arduino? makers know arduinos and their accessories, they are widely available and inexpensive, and there is strong community support. The information imparted in this book will show Makers how to build better drones and be better drone pilots, and incidentally it will have applications in almost any robotics project.

Make: drones will help the widest possible audience understand how drones work by providing several DIY drone projects based on the world's most popular robot controller--the Arduino. Arduino is not only a powerful board in its own right, many desktop CNCs, but it's used as the controller of most inexpensive 3d printers, and the majority of open source drone platforms.

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Getting Started with Drones: Build and Customize Your Own Quadcopter


Maker Media, Inc - Your drone will be your eyes in the sky and in places where a human could never get to-much less fit! Want to make something that can fly? how about a flying robot? In this book, you'll learn how drones work, how to solve some of the engineering challenges a drone presents, and how to build your own--an autonomous quadcopter that you can build, customize, and fly.

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Building Smart Drones with ESP8266 and Arduino: Build exciting drones by leveraging the capabilities of Arduino and ESP8266


Packt Publishing - This book will teach you to build industry-level drones with Arduino and ESP8266 and their modified versions of hardware. With this book, you will explore techniques for leveraging the tiny WiFi chip to enhance your drone and control it over a mobile phone. Table of contentsthings to know before you build a droneassembling your dronepreparing Your Drone for FlyingBuilding a Follow me droneBuild a mission control droneBuilding A Drone To Take Selfies And Record VideosBuilding Prototype Drones- Gliding DronesBuild prototype drones- Racing DroneMaintaining and Troubleshooting your Drone.

You will also learn how to build a Quadcopter and a mission critical drone. Leverage the wifi chip to build exciting QuadcoptersKey FeaturesLearn to create a fully functional Drone with Arduino and ESP8266 and their modified versions of hardware. Basic skills in electronics and programming would be beneficial.

Building Smart Drones with ESP8266 and Arduino: Build exciting drones by leveraging the capabilities of Arduino and ESP8266 - Enhance your drone's functionalities by implementing smart features. This book is not for the beginners as it includes lots of ideas not detailed how you can do that. The prerequisites of the book include a good knowledge of Arduino, electronics, programming in C or C++ and lots of interest in creating things out of nothing.

Moving on you will learn how to build a prototype drone that will be given a mission to complete which it will do it itself. You will also learn to build various exciting projects such as gliding and racing drones. If you are a beginner, then you might get lost here.

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Drones The Ultimate Guide: How they work, learning to fly, how to fly, building your own drone, buying a drone, how to shoot photos


- It features a detailed explanation on how drones work and their main parts, learning to fly a drone as a complete beginner and improving your flying. Have you caught the drone bug? looking to buy your first drone but feeling overwhelmed? Want to learn how to build your own drone or become a better aerial photographer?Then this book is for you!This book provides a good introduction to drones as a whole for beginners as well as advanced flyers.

If you are into aerial photography with drones, this book will also teach you how to become a bette photographer. This book includes:an introduction to droneshow drones work and their main componentsOther radio-controlled vehicles and multicoptersLearning how to fly drones and rulesBuilding your first droneBuying your first droneHow to shoot better photographs with a droneTips and much moreAre you ready to become more knowledgeable on drones, building your own, flying a drone and shooting better photos?Scroll up and hit that buy button!

Drones The Ultimate Guide: How they work, learning to fly, how to fly, building your own drone, buying a drone, how to shoot photos - You will also learn about other unmanned radio-controlled vehicles as well as building your own drone from scratch, or, if you prefer buying one - choosing the best drone for you.

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How to build a quadcopter drone: A complete guide to building a radio controlled quadcopter


Duncan Still - Interested in owning a multicopter or thinking of building one? This book shows you how to build a fully working quadcopter which can provide you with hours of enjoyment flying it. Whether you have never flown a multicopter before or are an enthusiast wishing to build your first one, this book will help you to build a radio controlled quadcopter that can be used for filming, racing or just having fun.

Building a multicopter is simpler than you might imagine and gives you a real sense of achievement. There are complete instructions for two different sized quadcopters, the first is a 25cm wide version which can be used for racing and the other is 45cm wide and ideal as a camera platform – an FPV camera can be mounted to either quadcopter.

How to build a quadcopter drone: A complete guide to building a radio controlled quadcopter - It includes a complete guide to tools, materials and components required and where to find them along with step by step illustrated instructions for assembly plus a simple guide to multicopter flight principles and tips for your first flight.

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Building Your Own Drones: A Beginners' Guide to Drones, UAVs, and ROVs


Que Publishing - Not ready to start from scratch? No problem: Baichtal helps you choose from today’s best new kits. First, baichtal shows you the amazing drones others have built. When you’re ready for more advanced concepts, Baichtal explains them in plain English. Now, build your own—it’s a lot easier than you think!   Drones are the newest frontier for the DIY/maker community, and you don’t need to be a technical expert to build one.

Hundreds of full-color step-by-step photos teach you every step, every skill. Then, rovs, he walks you through several complete projects: quadcopters, UAVs, and more. You’ve seen drones. John baichtal, the #1 author of hardware hacking books for beginners, will teach you all the skills you need. Discover what drones are and why they’re so exciting explore today’s most imaginative projects, motor, blimp, and automotive drones construct both fully autonomous and radio-controlled drones choose and assemble your chassis airframe, from $200 up: Parallax ELEV-8, accessories, OpenROV, from 3D-printed mini quadcopters to floating robot armies Compare kits, waterborne, power system, Actobotics Nomad, props, and more Create your own practical Drone Builder’s Workbench Build complete rocket, DJI Phantom 2 Vision+, Brooklyn Aerodrome Flack, flight control, and software Integrate Arduino to make radio-controlled drones operate autonomously Teach a drone to navigate via RFID tags Learn all the basic electronics and programming you’ll need .

Building Your Own Drones: A Beginners' Guide to Drones, UAVs, and ROVs - Absolutely no experience needed! build your drone, step-by-step, with this full-color, hands-on guide!   You’ve heard about drones.

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Livin' the Drone Life: An Insider's Guide to Flying Drones for Fun and Profit


Lioncrest Publishing - They’re a booming business with the potential to change industries ranging from video to agriculture to contracting—and the ability to change your life. Drone u was created by drone pilots for drone pilots, sustainable, to help aspiring professionals turn a pastime into a profitable, and successful commercial operation.

Livin’ the drone life draws on this invaluable experience to teach hopeful drone pros all sides of the business, including:How to perform amazing technological feats safelyThe basics of running your own companyInsight on surviving and thriving in a rapidly evolving fieldThe secrets of navigating the tricky regulatory marketWhether you bought your drone on a whim or as part of the tech craze, now is the time to turn your passion into profit, and a hobby into an investment for your future.

Livin' the Drone Life: An Insider's Guide to Flying Drones for Fun and Profit - Everyone today seems to have a drone: Amazon, with countless aerial videos; your neighbor, touting a new high-tech delivery method; YouTubers, who keeps crashing into your tree. But drones are more than a gadget craze. With the help of this book, fly right, Drone U will show you how to fly safe, and make your business soar.

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Electronic Gadgets for the Evil Genius: 21 Build-It-Yourself Projects, Second Edition


McGraw-Hill Education TAB - You’ll gain valuable skills while enjoying hours of rewarding--and slightly twisted--fun! electronic gadgets for the evil genius, second edition: features step-by-step instructions and helpful illustrations Provides full schematic and construction details for every project Covers the scientific principles behind the projects Removes the frustration factor--all required parts are listed along with sources Build these and other devious devices: Automatic programmable charger Full-feature plasma driver Capacitor-discharge drilling machine and dielectric tester Capacitor exploder Field detector High-power therapeutic magnetic pulser Singing arc Solid-state Tesla coil Six-foot Jacob’s ladder Free high-voltage experimental energy device HHO reactor cell Hydrogen howitzer Faraday cage.

Using affordable, the difficulty level, easy-to-find components and equipment, each do-it-yourself project begins with information on safety, practical uses for the gadget, and the tools needed to complete the project. Build all-new fiendishly fun electronics projects! spark your creativity with this wickedly inventive guide.

Electronic Gadgets for the Evil Genius: 21 Build-It-Yourself Projects, Second Edition - Electronic gadgets for the evil genius, is filled with completely new, such as super-big Tesla coils, Second Edition, amped-up projects that will shock and amaze, plasma devices, lasers, and electrokinetics contraptions.

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Drones For Dummies


For Dummies - Pick the perfect drone to suit your needs properly set up and fly a drone Use a drone to capture images and footage with a camera Tips for maintaining your drone If you're interested in the exciting new technology of unmanned aircraft vehicles, Drones For Dummies helps you take flight. Plus, you'll discover the basics of flight, including how to use a drone to capture photos and video.

Written in plain english and brimming with friendly instruction, Drones For Dummies provides you with the information you need to find and purchase the right drone for your needs, examples of ways to use a drone, and even drone etiquette and the laws and regulations governing consumer drone usage. The fast and easy way to pick out, set up, and learn to fly your drone Ready to soar into the world of unmanned aircraft? Drones For Dummies introduces you to the fascinating world of UAVs.

Drones For Dummies - Drones for dummies covers everything you need to know to have fun with your UAV, and is packed with cool ways to expand your drone's use beyond simply flying. Originally designed to assist in military and special operations applications, the use of drones has expanded into the public service sector and the consumer market for people looking to have a good time flying an aircraft remotely.

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