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Drone racing, this looks like great fun !

Discussion in 'News' started by robinb, Oct 17, 2014.

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  1. robinb

    May 10, 2014
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    It looks just like that speeder chase on the Forest Moon of Endor... if you squint really, really hard.
    In fact it's a stunt by hardcore drone-owners, who have emulated their favourite Star Wars scene by racing £150 quadcopters through the woods.
    The group of men - and they do seem to be mostly men - wear goggle-mounted monitors as they race radio-controlled machines at up to 70mph near their homes in the French Alps.

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article ... ula-1.html

    youtube video is in french but you get the idea, may the force be with you.
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