3D Robotics Drone Brand
3D Robotics is an american company based in Berkeley, California that was founded in 2009 by Chris Anderson (who is the CEO of the company) and Jordi Muñoz (who is the President of the company). Only about 20 people are currently employed at the company HQ in Berkeley including the customer service staff. 3DR is also a company respected within the drone enthusiasts community because of their products’ built in quality and performance.
Probably their best known drone is the 3DR Solo. It is an easy to fly drone that gives their owners performance and reliability. It is a good choice for those who want to buy their first drone that’s specialised in video filming. The 3DR website say about the drone:
“Solo packs over 35 sensors and 20 microprocessors into a rigid, lightweight unibody shell. All to bring you the easiest to fly and most capable aerial drone on the market.”
If you are interested in buying a bundle from their website maybe you are interested in buying the Site Scan:
“Site Scan includes a self-flying drone, a best-in-class camera, automatic cloud processing, and delivers the data needed to use with Autodesk products or any GIS tool you use today.” – (quote from the 3DR website).
If you are interested you can check out their advanced autopilot for UAV, the Pixhawk which is based on the PX4 open-hardware project.
3DR also manufactures various accessories for their products. You can buy several accessories for your SOLO drone, such as: 3DR Solo Gimbal, 3DR Solo Controller, 3DR Mobile Holder for Solo Controller, 3DR Solo Battery Charger, 3DR Gimbal Replacement Dampeners for Solo, 3DR Charger for Solo controller among many others.
They also have DIY Parts to build your own quadcopter or to repair it. Currently you can buy only the Solo GPS Shield V2 but in the future there may be more products available in this category.
If you’re interested you can also buy merch from the 3DR website. You can find shirts and hoodies if 3DR is one of your favourite drone brands.
You can also find more info and products on Amazon.