Foxtech Nimbus VTOL is a Vertical Take-off and Landing airplane, in this version, we equip 28kg high speed tilting servos, with the newly upgraded system, the plane can hover like a multicopter more steadily and take off and land in very heavy wind.
The highlight of Nimbus VTOL is the wind resistant feature. It means that when the plane is in multicopter positioning mode, or in Auto mode, during taking off and landing stage, the two tilting motors will tilt to a certain level to compensate the wind, that keeps your plane much stable and also give you much better safty during landing and taking off stage. With the newly upgraded motors, the max flying speed can reach 35m/s, the average speed is 15m/s to 16m/s, and the stall speed is 10m/s-11m/s.
Nimbus VTOL also has a big inner space, can put lots of batteries and other equipments. And the quick-detached design makes Nimbus VTOL easy to assembly and dissembly, and transport.
This Nimbus VTOL mapping version can be equipped with Foxtech Map-01 and Map-A7R mapping cameras to do mapping jobs, when you use this Nimbus to do mapping, also could equipped Nimbus with RTK, and PPK system to increase the map precision.
The Nimbus Mapping version is equipped with a 15km Range Datalink(900MHz) for long range inspection. Foxtech Nimbus VTOL mapping version is cost-effective plane compared with other expensive multicopters or fixedwings, it is a good option for customers to do mapping and survey.
Version: VTOL Mapping Version
Max Flying Height: 3500m
Max Flying Speed: 35m/s
Take-off Weight: 2.85kg(without battery)
Suggested Take-off Weight: 4.8kg
Suggested Payload: 800g
Suggested Battery: 6S 12000mah Lipo Battery; 6S 16000mAh Li-ion Battery and 6S 2200mAh Lipo Battery.
-Take off andand ver ltically like a multicopter.
-Great Wind Resistant Feature.
-Go waypoints & click-go automatically in either fixed wing or multicopter mode.
-No launching rail or parachute needed, launching directly from an area as small as 4x4m.
-Do mapping jobs by designing in ground station.
-In case there is any failure on ailerons, elevators, Nimbus VTOL mapping version can switch to multicotper mode to save the plane.
Your Purchase Includes:
1x Nimbus VTOL Mapping Version Airplane
2x 28kg Servo
2x Foxtech 3520 KV520
1x Foxtech X5008 KV330
1x Hobbywing XRotor 40A ESC(no BEC)
2x Hobbywing XRotor Pro 50A
1x Pair 1380 Wooden Propeller
1x 1755 MARKII Matte Propeller
1x Px4 Air Speedometer
1x ASSAN 8A UBEC
1x X9D Plus Radio Controller
1x Pixhawk 2.1 Standard Set with Here GNSS
1x CUAV P9 900MHz Radio Telemetry Wireless Transmission Module
1x Assembling, tuned and Flying Test Service
Foxtech PG20 Dual Battery Swapping Board
6S 16000mAh Li-ion Battery
6S 2200mAh Lipo Battery
Foxtech Map-01 Mapping Camera
Foxtech Map-A7R Full-Frame Mapping Camera with 35mm Lens
10KM RC Range Upgrade:
If you want to extend the remote-controlling distance, you may also choose the Rlink 433MHz Long Range UHF TX and 8CH SBUS RX Combo.
Firmware Update Notice:
If you need to update your Pixhawk FC to the latest version, please follow the steps:
1)Install firmware (ArduPlane)
2)Recover your Nimbus parameters to the FC (There is a param. document in the SD card)
3)Do not change any data in the flight controller. Please recover the parameter again if by any chance your FC data is changed.
Each Nimbus VTOL parameter is exclusive due to difference of servos etc.
Note: Please read the Nimbus Manual and Mission planner param.document etc.in the SD card before flying.