Flight Tips – First Flight with FPV Gimbal

This is a set of tips and recommendations for trying out a head tracking gimbal for the first time. I recommend setting up the gimbal to have a conservative range of motion, at least for your first flights. You can simply and quickly adjust range of motion via the ‘weight’ on the servo channel inContinue reading “Flight Tips – First Flight with FPV Gimbal”

3D Printable Accessories

This post will contain an assortment of accessories related to head tracking gimbals for FPV drones. Servo Wire Bending Jig for 1mm Servo Wire (20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30, and 32mm): https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4957904 Apex RC Servo Horn Sleeve/Insert for 1mm Servo Wire: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4983071 Camera Cap for GoPro-specific designs: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4957902 Gyroflow – Cold Shoe GoPro TabContinue reading “3D Printable Accessories”

New Capabilities of FPV Drones with Head Tracking Gimbals

FPV drones have been limited in the types of footage they can capture, unable to replicate what standard cinematography drones can create. The addition of a gimbal on a FPV drone allows it to seamlessly transition from dynamic “proximity” flying into more traditional (non-FPV) drone shots, and vice versa, as well as a whole newContinue reading “New Capabilities of FPV Drones with Head Tracking Gimbals”