The SteadiDrone EI8HT is an advanced heavy lift high performance aerial photography and video drone designed specifically for high-end aerial media and dual person operation.
The EI8HT is the perfect system to capture HD video and aerial stills with medium to large sized digital cameras and dSLRs like the Sony CX760, Canon 5D II/III, Nikon D800 and many others. It features an advanced 3 axis gyro stabilized camera gimbal, full GPS navigation support, a quick release foldable arm system for 5min setup and easy transport.
This RTF kit comes fully tested and ready to fly with the following

  • ArduCopter APM 2.5 Flight Control System + Full advanced GPS system, unlimited
  • waypoint navigation, return to home, auto land fail-safes, GPS hold, ALT hold etc
  • Photohigher 3 Axis gyro stabilized advanced camera gimbal
  • 8 x 710Kv T-Motor 2814-11 brushless motors
  • 8 x 30A ESC Motor controllers
  • 8 x 12x3.8” APC Props
  • 2.4Ghz Hi-Tec Aurora 9 Flight control touchscreen radio system
  • 2.4Ghz Spektrum Dx6i camera gimbal radio system
  • 4 x 5200mah 4S Batteries
  • AC/DC 4 port battery charger + battery checker alarm
  • Full wireless video downlink system with video LCD goggles
  • Pelican 0350 cube carry case
  • All accessories, software & manuals

Cameras - medium to large dSLRs, Canon 5D, Nikon D800, Black Magic etc
Payload - ideal 500 to 3000g / max 5kg  (over and above drone weight)
Speed - zero up to 80km/h (depends on payload) / Range - up to 1.5km
Dimensions - diameter 1030mm / width 960mm / height 450mm / weight 3.7kg (no battery)

Optional Extras / Alpine aluminium battery carry case / Pelican radio & accessories case / Additional batteries


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About SteadiDrone

SteadiDrone is a small private drone manufacturer based in South Africa that specializes in advanced top of the range complete ready to fly quad, hex and octo copter systems for aerial filming and video production. More info...

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