Someone Put A ‘Supercharger’ On A Drone And HOLY CRAP Is It Fast

Usually when you watch footage of amateur drones flying through the air, it’s slow and methodical. This is not one of those videos. One hobbyist “supercharged” a quadcopter by spec’ing it out with €600 in motor upgrades. The result is a UAV that flies like something out of the Jetsons.

And before you engineers lose your cool over the fact it’s not *actually* supercharged, here’s an explanation from Reddit:

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How long until someone straps some NOS on a drone? That’s inevitable, right?

[H/T: Reddit]

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