Racing Drone Sets Guinness Speed Record at 163 MPH

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  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

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    The Drone Racing League (DRL) has managed to build the fastest drone in the world: the DRL RacerX, which is actually capable of reaching a top speed of 179.6 MPH, has claimed the Guinness World Record...

    Racing Drone Sets Guinness Speed Record at 163 MPH
     
  2. CrazY_Milojko

    CrazY_Milojko Ancient Guru

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    How the hell such a small drone can grab so much air with those tiny propellers to be able to achive these insane speeds!? On what rpm motors are working on those, 30K, 50K, more?
     
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    Negative pressure, inertia and a lot of electrical current!
     
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    I am into RC and electronics. But I prefer slow as hell bi-plane. It is more enjoyable to control. And can stay in air much longer with same battery.
     

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