Multirotors, Drones, Helicopters, Hexacopters – What’s the Difference?

What is a Drone? In my opinion a drone is something that has the ability to fly by itself without the direct input of an operator. What I tend to build & fly are always within direct control of the pilot operating it; much like traditional RC helicopters, and

Multirotors are ‘technically’ helicopters with multiple motors & propellers. A Hexacopter for example is simply a 6 propellered multirotor.Whatever you want to call them they’re amazing machines!

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