Monday, 16 March 2015

Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Drones

Top 10 Strange and Unusual Drones

Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Drones


They can sometimes be seen as controversial, and yet the future looks like it will be full of them. I am talking about drones. Not the high-spec military ones, just toys and hobbyist drones that are made to make people smile. So let the flying smilefest commence…



Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Drones


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Top 10 Strange and Unusual Drones

Wearable Camera Drone


10 – Drone Watch


Little Nixie here is a drone wristband that can take flight right off your wrist, snap photos and videos for you, then land back on your wrist where it come from!


Top 10 Strange and Unusual Drones

Hybrid Car-Drone


9 – Drive and Drone


Part remote control car, part remote controlled drone this toy is sure to be right up there on boys most wanted list. Well I know it makes my list anyway.


Top 10 Strange and Unusual Drones

Drone Made From Recycled PC parts


8 – Recycled PC


Don’t throw that box of old PC spare parts away just yet, with a little bit of tech know-how you can make a drone from them! Yes it really is a DIY video drone.


Top 10 Strange and Unusual Drones

SKEYE Nano Drone


7 –Small Flights


Measuring just 1.57 x 1.57 inch in size this is official the worlds smallest drone. These types of adult toys are sure to make office quadcopter warfare a reality.


Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Drones

Cat Drone


6 –Cat Cam


You know you have some very serious childhood issues when you turn your dead cat (That did die of natural causes apparently) into a drone! If you have the stomach for it, you can click on the link and see the other flying animals this mad inventor has made.


Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Drones

DeLorean Drone


5 – No Future Needed


If the back to the future films had got it right there would have been thousands of drones darting here, there and everywhere. But no trip to the future to see a flying DeLorean, just make your own!


Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Drones

Mclaren Drone


4 – Formula Flight


Are we possably looking at the future of high speed racing? Imagine the risks and crashes that would happen if these racing drones were controlled by someone in a seat in the race building.


Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Drones

Tardis Drone


3 – Dr Drone


It might look like a still image from an episode of Dr Who, but this is the invention of Otto Dieffenbach who built this Tardis drone to celebrate the show’s 50th anniversary. Some Whovians always have to go too far.


Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Drones

Ride On Drone


2 – Ride


It was only a matter of time before someone made a ride on drone. This one inspired by the speeder bikes in Star Wars Return of the Jedi looks like a scary ride indeed. But I would love to try it.


Top 10 Strange and Unusual Drones

Millennium Falcon Drone


1 – Millennium Falcon


With the new Star Wars film coming out, it is inevitable that people will invent all sorts of crazy things to coincide with it. If ever there was a drone the empire would love to get their hand on, this is the one.



Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Drones