Chris Nichols

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  • Battery Question

    I know the Voltage needs to Be 3.7 but can the mAh be Higher than 380.. My Understanding of mAh is that the higher the number the longer the charge will last ? Please advise as I dont want to b...

  • Le glue

    I found this glue that holds the lego pieces with a stronger bond then just snapping them together. Best part is it release with warm water..i wouldnt use it near the pcb if your gonna get it wet.....

  • Only 4 motors turning with octocopter

    We got the quadcopter to work just fine with the rc controller. Reconfigured to the octocopter but only 4 of the motors will turn.

  • Hexacopter – change airframe design

    Hi all, I tried to follow the build instructions, but it is not clear for me how to change the airframe design, when building the hexacopter. I have dowloaded the Chrome app. Can someone provid...

  • V1.4 on iPhone

    I know we are waiting on the new app but in the meantime will 1.4 improve control or stability when operating using the iPhone app?    

  • Unable to pair with iPad app

    Hello- We just built our first flyer and are trying to pair with version 1.3.1 of the iPad app. However, the app keeps popping up a dialog saying that we need to update the firmware. We've tried bo...

  • Firmware upgrade failure

    I am trying to take flight for the first time with my son, but after connecting successfully to the device via Bluetooth, the iPhone app always returns “Upgrade needed; please visit flybrix.com on ...

  • Failsafe Mode

    Hi – my kids have pointed out a pretty serious omission – in the current version of things (now 1.4 !) when the receiver becomes disconnected from the flight controller, the throttle says in th...

  • Hexacopter seems to work the best.

    I tried the basic quadcopter and the octocopter, both not really moving, or exploding. I haven't tried the sturdy, I may in the future. If you are having trouble with either design, try the hexacop...

  • Request for new Design – Optimized for Stability

    Amir: I used your beefed up quad design but added some more blocks to the bottom, which seemed to help with the stability. I am a civil engineer, but if you have a mechanical engineer on staff ...