30 Apr '17, 11pm
Hackaday Links: April 30, 2017
This last week was SEFF , a week of electric-powered remote-controlled aircraft above 1700 feet of Bermuda grass in the middle of Georgia. [Damon Atwood] has been bringing his 16-foot-wingspan Emmaselle to SEFF for a few years now, and this year we’re getting a great video of the flight . This is, or was at one time, the 3rd largest electric RC on the planet. It’s flying on 11S, and is absolutely beautiful in the air. Speaking of electric RC meetups, Flite Fest West is going on right now. Flite Fest East will be July 13th through the 16th. Here’s the link to the relevant YouTube channel . One of the very inexpensive 3D printers announced at CES by Monoprice is now on sale . It’s the improved $200 Cartesian, not the $150 delta. As I saw at CES last January , this is a slight improvement over the already fantastic V1 version of this printer . Improvements include an all meta...