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

by 5 years ago

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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