Delivery Drone, Flirtey F3.0 Hexacopter "Nemesis"

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Manufacturer

Credit Line

Gift of Flirtey, Inc.

Materials

Carbon fiber, plastic, foam, metal

Dimensions

  • Overall (without legs or rotors): 15.9 × 101.6cm (6 1/4 × 40 in.)
  • Storage: 115.6 × 41.9 × 27.9cm (3 ft. 9 1/2 in. × 1 ft. 4 1/2 in. × 11 in.)
  • Rotor/Propeller: 45.7 × 1.6cm (18 in. × 5/8 in.)
  • Other (legs): 43.2 × 8.9 × 3.8cm (17 × 3 1/2 × 1 1/2 in.)
  • Other (delivery mechanism): 15.2 × 11.4 × 15.9cm (6 in. × 4 1/2 in. × 6 1/4 in.)
  • Other (camera and mount): 15.2 × 12.1 × 6.4cm (6 × 4 3/4 × 2 1/2 in.)
  • Other (radio cable): 4.4 × 1.3 × 209.6cm (1 3/4 in. × 1/2 in. × 82 1/2 in.)

Physical Description

  • Black purpose-fitted case includes:
  • drone body with six carbon fiber rotor arms (two fixed, two pivot for deployment) attached to a central body
  • canopy (antenna fits through off-center hole, blue Flirtey "F" logo decal indcates front), signed "Tom Bass" on underside in red(?) ink
  • 4 carbon fiber legs with wheel at foot, attach to deployable rotor arms near rotor motors
  • 3 white paperboard T-Motor Carbon Prop boxes each containing 2 carbon fiber propeller blades in individual black velvet bags
  • delivery mechanism - black pastic gantry housing containing motor and winch with clamp, grey open cell foam on feet
  • camera mount with attached Hero3+ camera, short screw tends to fall out of proper right mount leg
  • radio link cable - USB cable with radio antenna, velcro-type patch on radio to attach to laptop cover, brown wire insulation failing, exposing wire strands
  • Wiha driver (264/2,5x60) for use with legs and rotors, 3 spare screws (each different) and one spare nut
  • spare(?) antenna, possibly for radio cable. Positionable antenna has been glued into fixed position.

Type

CRAFT-Aircraft

Inventory Number

A20160030000