ahaDRONE

ahaDRONE – The Flat pack Drone Kit includes everything and some extras.
The award winning cardboard drone lets you learn, build and fly advanced drone applications.

ahaPilot Flight Controller
Raspberry Pi
Multiple Camera Options
Accessories

50,000.00

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Are you still flying the same old drone from two years ago?
It’s time to fly ahaDRONE.

AI/ML ready

Open Source

Corrugated Technology 

DIY

Raspberry Pi

GPS

Imagine a Drone that is powered by a combination of Raspberry Pi and Arduino technologies.

Imagine a Drone that you could infinitely customize. Imagine your ideas on wings.

Drone With Most Innovations

ahaDRONE airframe is made out of corrugated board which we have engineered for aerospace applications, making it easy for the developers to modify the air-frame to suit specific applications.

We call it ahaDRONE the Drone With Most Innovations

A corrugated air-frame coupled with familiar opensource tools makes ahaDRONE the most adaptable drone platform and an innovation friendly drone. Anyone with programming knowledge and bit of passion can modify it for different applications. The flexibility allows ahaDRONE to be adapted to several applications in emergencies, forestry, agriculture, urban management, logistics and research.

ahaDRONE is a drone that is both versatile and innovative. The corrugated airframe provides a lightweight, sturdy, and durable structure that can be used for a variety of applications. The onboard Raspberry Pi computer and flight controller allows for easy customization to fit the needs of any situation. With the use of opensource tools, this drone is an innovative piece of technology.

Features

Available as a Build and Fly Kit with many features and functionality only found in high end drones at the same time flexible enough to modify using some glue, paper cutter and a few lines of code.

1. Open source airframe, flight controller hardware and software.
2. Award winning Design Engineering.
3. Build and Fly Kit.
4. Easy to assemble and disassemble.
5. Fully customizable, Fully hackable airframe.
6. Addresses Drone use cases in Education, Recreation and Research.
7. Light Weight, High Stiffness and Environmentally Friendly Drone Airframe.
8. AhaPILOT Flight Controller Board in companion with Raspberry Pi 3A+,  Arduino Compatible, Wi-Fi & Radio,Controlled.
9. Upto 10 Mins Flight time.
10. ahaDRONE DIY-Kit includes 5 Color variants.

This versatile drone is built with a corrugated air-frame and opensource tools. You can easily modify it for different applications, like emergencies, forestry, agriculture, urban management, and research.

Imagine a Drone that is powered by a combination of Raspberry Pi and Arduino technologies. Imagine a Drone that you could infinitely customize. Imagine your ideas on wings.

Specifications

We believe that ahaDRONE can play a pivotal role in tackling an increasingly complex world. That’s why we’re sharing the project with the world and encouraging everyone to get involved and contribute.

ahaPilot – Flight Controller Stack

Autopilot

MultiWii derivative, running on dedicated microcontroller

Sensors

3 – Axis Accelerometer

3 – Axis Gyroscope

3 – Axis Magnetometer

Positioning system

Onboard GNSS

Propeler

5″ Nylon

Motors

BLDC motors with outstanding performance

Radio Control

Soft Radio with Builtin WiFi

Telemetry

Soft Telemetry with Builtin WiFi

Computer Platform

Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4 with Quad-core ARM Cortex-A72 processor

4 GB RAM

32 GB eMMC

Wireless Interface

2.4 GHz, 5.0 GHz IEEE 802.11 b/g/n/ac wireless

Software

Pre Installed Custom Raspberry Pi OS with autopilot

Camera

Camera Option Explorer

12 MP Forward supporting C and CS mount lenses

Camera Option Investigator

8 MP Forward

8 MP NoIR Downward

Camera Option Inventor

Dual 8MP Forward in Stereo Vision configuration

Batteries

Li-Po 11.1 V 2000 mAh

Flying time

Upto 10 Mins

Hardware Interfaces (For Advanced Users)

I2C, SPI, PWM, PPM, GPIO

Optional

Hardware Radio Controller

Long Range telemetry

Camera Gimbal for Forward facing camera

Other

Navigation LEDs

+5V 1A supply for user payload

Preinstalled software bundle for mission planning, data gathering and more

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ahaDRONE is a great educational tool to learn and build drones and master UAV technology. We can partner with universities to host drone workshops and UAV hackathons. Using our software and hardware we can and encourage participants to solve real world problems using drones.

Pre-Order your ahaDRONE

Deliveries will begin in the first quarter of 2022, you will receive updates on your estimated delivery date.

You will be charged at checkout.

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You want to tinker or build and fly for pure pleasure or learn the inner workings of artificial intelligence and flying machines, ahaDRONE is a fantastic drone to begin or accelerate your drone adventures, we are super exited to see you build and fly ahaDRONE.

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We will collect 50% as advance now and confirm your order.

We’ll contact you few days prior to shipping your ahaDRONE Kit and collect the remaining payment.

You will receive your ahaDRONE Kit by the second quarter of 2022, we will send you a survey at the time of delivery asking you to choose from the variants.

We’ll occasionally update you on the status of your order.

The Flat pack Do It Yourself Drone Kit Includes

soft radio control

ahaPILOT Board

ahaPower Board

4 Nos BLDC Motors

Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4

Pick your Camera(s)

11.1 V 1500mah Lithium Battery

5 Nos Do-It-Yourself Corrugated Air frames

Necessary Tools and Accessories

Available Port

PWM/PPM Headers

I2C Peader

SPI Test Pads

Selected Raspberry Pi GPIOs

5V power source

Aero Labs at your Institute

Do you want to setup cutting edge aerospace lab at your university, do you want to empower your students with the broadest set of career building tools, do you want to enable future entrepreneurs. We have you totally covered.

Skykrafts Academy is a vibrant university engagement, through this connect we will set up the cutting edge Aero Labs at your campus, conduct diploma programs and offer career and entrepreneurial opportunities.

 

Get in touch for a detailed walkthrough into Skykrafts Academy 

Organisation

You are an enterprise looking to integrate drones in your offerings or an institution imparting drones into your curriculum, ahaDRONE is one big leap in the right direction, the opensource drone gives you infinite possibilities to shape your vision.

We will collect 10% as advance now and confirm your order. We’ll contact you later to make sure you get the best value from your purchase and also collect the remaining payment.

You will be redirected to cart and payment pages

Pre-Order Now and receive your ahaDRONE Kits by the first quarter of 2022, we will send you a survey at the time of delivery asking you to choose from the variants.

We’ll occasionally update you on the status of your order.

Origins of A Drone for Everyone

The most innovative DIY Drone Kit is a result of months of hacking and tinkering, running into five major iterations and hundreds of minor iterations. Its development is rooted in our need to make drones in all shapes and sizes and our passion to build fantastic products.
 
The corrugated air frame is light, sturdy and offers the best impact absorption. The onboard Raspberry Pi computer along with the dedicated flight controller can host onboard applications without a glitch. The award winning drone can be modified for different applications.
 
The flatpack DIY kit includes everything needed to build and fly ahaDRONE.
 
* Flexibility to tinker
* Superb lifting and onboard computing power
* Enhanced safety

The award winning drone

We have iterated thousands of incremental and disruptive developments in airframe design, hardware and software development

What is the range of ahaDRONE?

The ahaDRONE can cover up to the maximum range of 150 feet with no restrain due to its lightweight.

What is the flight time?

Upto 10 Mins.

What is the net weight of ahaDRONE?

ahaDRONE weighs approximately 600 grams including battery and propellers.

What is the ahaDRONE made of?

ahaDRONE airframe is made out of corrugated board which we have engineered for aerospace applications, making it easy for the developers to modify the air-frame to suit specific applications.

Why Corrugated Board and Open Source?

ahaDRONE is a Build and Fly Kit with many features and functionalities of high end drones, and at the same time is practical enough to modify using some glue, paper cutter and a few lines of code to meet the specific mission objective. Cross-fluted corrugated board provides uniform strength in all directions, suitable for engineering and aerospace applications.

Is it Arduino Compatible?

Yes

Does it include Raspberry Pi?

Yes, ahaDRONE includes Raspberry Pi 3A+ that is preconfigured.

For what purpose can ahaDRONE be used for?

ahaDRONE benefits the users with opportunities to learn Engineering Aerial Robots, Application Development, Sensors and Control System, Design Thinking. The possibilities are unlimited, including all the 1000s of already existing Arduino Projects!

Where can I buy spares for ahaDRONE?

All spares and components will be available on our online store and the same will be made available through our channel partners.

How can I control the ahaDRONE?

ahaDRONE can be hovered by Radio Controller or by Smartphone Application over WIFI.

What if the ahaDRONE goes out of WiFi range?

ahaDRONE hovers at the same place and searches for the WIFI connection and tries to reconnect. Once it is connected ahaDRONE will safely land.

Is your Flight Controller Reprogrammable?

Yes, we are using an Open Source Flight Controller which can be reprogrammed based on your applications.

Is your DRONE capable to withstand with Atmospheric conditions?

We have included the IMU sensor which keeps ahaDRONE stable in normal weather conditions.

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