The Depot: Basement

Winter Winter is upon us here in Scotland where PropNuts are based, this means very limited weather windows where we can thrash our new kit outside. Luckily we have The Depot, an old factory come indoor airsoft facility on the outskirts of the city. The Basement During a post-Christmas session at the depot we decide […]

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QAV X Pod Build (Realacc X210)

Hype! One of our first posts on PropNuts was a build log on the Realacc X210 QAV X Clone Frame (available here) which was built up with a basic spec load out and a custom GoPro Session mount. 3 months on we have decided it is time to step up the game and build a […]

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Will It Fly: Two Men, One Quad?

Two Men, One Quad Before you ask, this has nothing to do with two girls nor a cup… A few weeks ago PropNuts launched the first in its ‘Will It Fly?’ series where we test out whacky ideas which have been puzzling us. This week we have a new challenge for technology and pilot ‘skill’! […]

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My First Wing – Flyingwings 900 Raven

The natural progression with this hobby appears to be ‘I want anything RC that can fly!’ so in spring 2016 I defected from quadcopters and purchased my first fixed wing, the Flyingwings.co.uk Raven. I’ve had the wing for coming up to 9 months now and thought I would put an article together for anyone thinking […]

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How To: Hand launch and catch a drone

Just don’t! We really don’t recommend trying this, its dangerous and silly… Remember kids, this has been performed in the expert hands of PropNuters so you don’t have to. Today Ryan shows in his quick video how to launch a drone by hand and also how to catch it! Throw, Arm and Fly… simple as […]

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Will it fly: Prop Pick and Mix?

Will it fly?? .. A new series of ‘scientific’ tests courtesy of PropNuts, pushing the limits of multirotor technology to answer questions on every persons mind.. Or perhaps just a bunch of Prop Nutters trying out silly things.. You decide! Prop Pick and Mix Looking around today out at the field we notice between us […]

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What to do when your Quad goes for a swim

With winter upon us …it seems more and more people are making unexpected ‘landings’ onto less than desirable ground (or lack thereof!). When this happened to me this weekend on my maiden outing after a re-build I was less than impressed. Across the internet you will find plenty of information on how to best rescue […]

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Drone vs. Go Kart

Team PropNuts held their official debut outing last week at a local Go Kart track. Working closely with the local business PropNuts managed to arrange access with The Experience Karting center in Hillington, Glasgow. Taking it ‘easy’ for the first visit the pilots buzzed around the kart track. Onlookers (a local RC Car Club on the […]

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