March 19, 2012 AT 6:52 pm

Cardboard TriCopter

Cardboard TriCopter.

My friend Joachim P., taking some inspiration from the cardboard quad, decided to build a paper tri-copter. Using a pretty ingenious tail tilt mount, his Tri-copter comes in at 357g fully loaded. It also costs around 130$ (sans transmitter.) Of course, he’s using a gyro only board (the KKmicrocopter controller), so one could probably get a lot more stability with 6DOF or 9DOF board, but I’m impressed none the less.

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1 Comment

  1. Ahhh, Cardboard! Is there anything it can’t do?

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