Video: Remote control flying machines at #mtm07

Posted on Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 in conferences, Maker Faire by Ian

During the Maker Meeting two dozen remote control flying machines made of wood, paper, and plastic buzzed and flapped overhead. There were UFOs, sailing ships, witches on broomsticks, and da Vinci-like flyers. We grabbed some of the tiny motors they used at Akihibara. More pictures and a short video below the fold.

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