I wanted to build a plane for my dad for his birthday to help him get into the RC hobby. He really liked the 3D printed FT Explorer that I did but thought that it was too big and wanted something smaller. I also really like the design of the Explorer, since I’m still learning to fly and it’s harder to break props on a top mounted pusher, but it is pretty darn big.
I designed and 3D printed an RC plane!
I went back and forth between the DJI Spark and the DJI Mavic Pro for a while. Ultimately I decided to save some money up front in order to get my FAA Part 107 licence (which I still don’t have 1 year later). The thought was that I could practice and get comfortable with the Spark before I drop Mavic money. Continue reading DJI Spark