Shadowquad designs, builds and pilots the drones and flight systems for Dropcopter and were in Syracuse to complete these trials. Dropcopter, a drone AG startup based in California and Central New York, recently made headlines as the first company to successfully pollinate almonds, cherries and apples using drones. The company, a partnership between Matt Koball, … Continue reading Dropcopter releases pollination results
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Dropcopter has hired Shadowquad to build 5 hexacotpers for the project referenced in the article below. Systems were built with Pixhawk 2 with Mauch power management systems using Craft & Theory “Flight Deck” for Taranis Plus. The system uses visual and audible telemetry to give the pilot flight mission information. We are also providing piloting … Continue reading Shadowquad retools Dropcopter Fleet
Local Newspaper features Shadowquad Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017 8:30 am – By Kyla Cathey/Lodi Living Editor A couple of decades ago, the idea of using a small unmanned aircraft to take video would have been limited to science fiction movies or TV shows. But — like smartphones, VR headsets or 3D printers — drones … Continue reading Hobby drones are taking off in the Lodi area
We were called by the EPA to assist the inspection of demolition zones for the Santa Cruz County Bomb Squad. After the detonations and the smoke cleared, we sent in the new Phantom 4 to inspect the trenches for misfired ordinance. This was key in the safety of the officers in knowing which areas were … Continue reading ShadowQuad aids bomb squad in explosives removal
*ShadowQuad flew the first drone-based aerial mapping missions over the construction of the Golden 1 Center. Drone Program Utilized on Golden 1 Center Construction Wins Innovation Award Engineering Teams at University of Illinois Collaborate With Construction Partners To Earn Turner Construction Innovation Award Sacramento, Calif. – Today, the Sacramento Kings announced that a visual data … Continue reading ShadowQuad Assists Award Winning Project
This is a final test of a drone parachute system for sUAV’s (drones) This is the only system on the market for under $100 on the market, much less at this size. 3D printed and handmade. Special 60″ chutes can be special ordered. Upcoming variations for this product are in development for APM plane.