mechanical engineering student rigs gun to a drone

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  1. R.P. McMurphy

    R.P. McMurphy Well-Known Member

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    ...this is all we need.

     
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    what caliber gun is that i am surprised the recoil doesnt affect the drone much

    oh and thanks to this guy for spoiling it for anyone that likes these toys i am sure the gov will come swooping in to make these things illegal now
     
  4. R.P. McMurphy

    R.P. McMurphy Well-Known Member

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    ...the news report said the feds are all over this and are going to pay the kid a visit.
     
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    what law is this breaking?
     
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    The FAA already has quite a few laws in place for drones. Although I don't see anything about attached weapons.

    • Fly no higher than 400 feet and remain below any surrounding obstacles when possible.
    • Keep your sUAS in eyesight at all times, and use an observer to assist if needed.
    • Remain well clear of and do not interfere with manned aircraft operations, and you must see and avoid other aircraft and obstacles at all times.
    • Do not intentionally fly over unprotected persons or moving vehicles, and remain at least 25 feet away from individuals and vulnerable property.
    • Contact the airport or control tower before flying within five miles of an airport.
    • Do not fly in adverse weather conditions such as in high winds or reduced visibility.
    • Do not fly under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
    • Ensure the operating environment is safe and that the operator is competent and proficient in the operation of the sUAS.
    • Do not fly near or over sensitive infrastructure or property such as power stations, water treatment facilities, correctional facilities, heavily traveled roadways, government facilities, etc.
    • Check and follow all local laws and ordinances before flying over private property.
    • Do not conduct surveillance or photograph persons in areas where there is an expectation of privacy without the individual’s permission (see AMA’s privacy policy).
     
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    paranoid... what's the worst that could happen? ._.

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    i want one. :nocheer:
     
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  9. R.P. McMurphy

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    ...specifically i dont know but ill take attaching weapons to private aircraft for 500 alex.
     
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    I didn't read one word of your post. Who is the girl in the avatar?
     
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    we played with kites when I was a kid if we wanted to fly stuff

    the 70's kinda sucked
     
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    You have five seconds to comply.
     
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    Pay him a visit for what? What laws has he broken? This really doesnt seem all that hard a thing to do, why would they be surprised someone could do it? It doesnt appear he is going to be able to aim worth a shit using this anyhow.
     
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    These small drones are not classified as aircraft
     
  17. R.P. McMurphy

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    ...maybe theres a law about mounting weapons on private aircraft. if one comes flying around your backyard would you really care how well its able to aim?
     
  18. R.P. McMurphy

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    ...theyre regulated by the faa. next?
     
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    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

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    Better run a check on those Muslim engineering exchange students.
     
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    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

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    Then again, you don't exactly have to fly into a yard to shoot someone there.