Meet Quady, Boaty’s flying sidekick. Quady is made of a custom laser-cut frame and off-the-shelf components. Contrary to the other vehicles it runs on a Pixhawk.


  • Sensors
    • GPS: 3DR uBlox Receiver
    • IR-Lock
  • Electronics:
    • Pixhawk
  • Propulsion
    • Brushless motors: NTM Prop Drive 1000KV
    • Propellers: GWS Slowfly 10×4.5
    • Electronic Speed Controller: Multistar 30A
    • Battery: Multistar 3S 5200mAh
  • Mechanical
    • Laser-cut plywood frame

The pre-flight and post-flight checklists as well as the design overview can be found here: Quad_OpsReview

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From the laser cutter to the air in a few hours!