Build Your Own Quadcopter

  • 122-80000: Build Your Own Quadcopter book
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Product ID 122-80000


Learn how to build, program, and customize your own Parallax ELEV-8 Quadcopter with this easy-to-follow, informative how-to guide. From mechanical assembly and programming (in Spin or C), to add-ons and advanced customization; this book has all the information you'll need to get the most out of your ELEV-8 Quadcopter experience.

Chapter Topics:

  • Introduction to Quadcopters
  • Quadcopter Flight Dynamics
  • Building the ELEV-8
  • Programming the Parallax Propeller Chip
  • Quadcopter Propulsors
  • Radio-Controlled Systems and Telemetry
  • Servo Motors and Extending the Servo Control System
  • GPS and a Real-Time Situational Display
  • Airborne Video Systems
  • Training Tutorial and Performance Checks
  • Enhancements and Future Projects


  • Author: Donald Norris
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill
  • ISBN: 978-0-07-182228-2
  • Dimensions: 7.2 x 9.1 x 0.7 in
  • Paperback, glue binding / 343 pp. / Black & White

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