A Drone Of Your Own

Four-rotor RC controlled platform flies 400 feet up and 2 miles away for crop surveillance at home.

Published on: Feb 13, 2013

Aerial Precision Ag is marketing a four-motor radio-controlled camera drone for ag producers to use for still and video monitoring of their fields.

The ready-to-fly kits retail or $3,800 and come with a carrying case, the drone, battery recharges, a digital camera and RC controller.

The easy-to-fly drone itself is a four-rotor aircraft capable of 400-foot altitudes and a range of 2 miles from the RC transmitter. The camera mounted within the drone is stabilized with servos and gyroscopes, allowing for vibration-free video and photo images.

For more on the drones and Aerial Precision Ag, a division of Cirrus Rotors, email the company at hello@aparotors.com.

Halee Janes with Aerial Precision Ag demonstrates the companys camera-bearing drone aimed at helping growers keep track of their field conditions by flying their own reconnaissance.
Halee Janes with Aerial Precision Ag demonstrates the company's camera-bearing drone aimed at helping growers keep track of their field conditions by flying their own reconnaissance.

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