Think of this custom-built flying machine as a makeshift paramotor, or more specifically, the harness and propulsive portion of a powered paraglider. The typical foot launch models consists of a frame with harness, fuel tank, engine, and propeller, all worn like a large backpack to which a Paraglider is attached through carabiners, but in this case, 50 drone motors. Read more for a video and additional information.
Inventor Peter Sripol came up with the idea to create this flying contraption using drone motors and lots of 3D printing. Everything was attached to a special harness and parachute to help you take to the skies. Sure, it’s not something you want to test by hopping off a mountain, but it’s definitely interesting to test out in an open field.
- Light as a Smartphone - Weighing less than 0 55lbs / 249 grams, DJI Mini SE is roughly the same weight as the smartphone. In the United States and Canada, you can fly this camera drone without the need to register your drone with the government.
- Capture on the Go - The lightweight and powerful DJI Mini SE camera drone is the ideal for creators on the move. The ultra-portable design allows you to effortlessly capture moments in unforgettable ways.
- More Time in the Sky - DJI Mini SE's weight allows it to stay in the air longer than similar consumer drones on the market. Enjoy up to 30 minutes of flight time with a fully-charged battery.
- Capture the Detail - DJI Mini SE supports 12MP aerial photos and 2.7K HD videos. A 3-axis motorized gimbal provides superior camera stability and ensures clear ultra-smooth footage.
- Upgraded Wind Resistance - DJI Mini SE can resist 29-38kph winds and take off at a max altitude of 4,000 meters, so your footage is stable even when flying along a windy coastline or high above an alpine forest.