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  • App requests from firmware update when it's already the latest

    We have updated the firmware to the latest, than used one iPhone to test the Bluetooth connection – it worked fine. And than my nephew wanted to connect using his phone – with no success! App saw t...

  • Teensy Loader – File Too Large

    When open the flybrix-firmware-1.3.0.hex or flybrix-firmware-1.4.0.hex files in Teensy loader, it says the file is too large and I don't have a way to load the firmware onto the board. Any idea...

  • Is there a way to connect two control boards together?

    I'v been wondering, If you can connect two control boards together as one, couldn't you make something like a decacopter (10copter) or dodecacopter (12copter)?

  • Lego Pieces

    The lego pieces for my quadcopter will not stay together when I try to fly. Before it even lifts off the pieces come apart into a jumbled mess.  

  • Delay between remote and drone response

    Hi all, not being a drone expert myself, I can only report this for my kids. My older son has built multiple drones from scratch and is experienced at flying them. My younger son just got the flybr...

  • Can't take off, can't use. Total Bummer.

    So I'm a pretty DIY sort of guy and my wife bought me this for Christmas. I upgraded the firmware to 1.4 (although the iPhone app complains since it's looking for “1.3”) and built the bare-bones qu...

  • Updated firmware, can't connect

    I have the app and firmware up to date, yet it still says I need to update it.

  • Spinning

    I build the sturdy quad design and updated to 1.4 but when i arm the motors the quad just spins in one direction.. In any way I set it up the drone is uncontrollable, not hovering, even with accele...

  • iOS App 1.4.0

    Apple has finally approved the 1.4.0 app upgrade which has better configuration settings and tilt-to-fly controls. We'll have a few more updates to fix up minor issues in the next few days and then...

  • Newbie Lessons Learned

    So after working hard at this and being very active on the forum I finally have a flyable drone! I wanted to share my experience and findings with others so that you hopefully have a steeper learni...