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Check Out This Cool Homemade Star Wars Speeder Bike/Quadcopter

Quadcopters can be fun at the best of times, but what if that quadcopter is a Star Wars speeder bike, then look no further.

Adam Woodworth an RC expert, Aerospace Engineering graduate and currently working for Google in hardware engineering has done just that.

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The 1:6 scale Hasbro replica of the famous “74-Z Speeder Bike” or “Imperial Speeder Bike” was fitted out with four 7″ rotors, driven by 880kv 28mm motors.

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As you can see this lifts the model perfectly into the air.

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The bike rider was next to get a makeover stripping down the heavier body parts and replacing them with old Nerf darts, 6mm carbon tubes and some pipe cleaners.

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Lastly the helmet was swapped out for a FPV camera that was mounted into a styrofoam ball.


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2017-01-31T12:34:24+00:00
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