Past Meetup

Intro to Multi-Rotors (Class 1 of 5)

This Meetup is past

10 people went


This is the first of a five part series of classes for both novice and experienced pilots desiring to learn how to build and fly multirotor Radio Controlled aircraft. The class will have a "hands on" approach with physical examples, a power point presentation as a follow along, and a packet of resources compiled by the two instructors Alan Chervitz and George Papabeis.

1) How they fly.
2) Types – Tris, quads, hex & octos, V-tails, Co-axials.
3) Flight Modes – Acro, stabilized, gps, waypoints, FPV, follow me.
4) Components – air frames, propellers, motors, ESCs, power distribution & batteries, flight controllers, photography gimbals, FPV (First Person Video), OSD (On Screen Display), receivers and transmitters.
5) Costs.
6) Safety – on the ground and in the air

Free for members; $10 for non-members.