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

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.)
  • 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