The DJI Innovations S800 Spreading Wings HexaCopter is a professional HexaCopter designed with the commercial aerial photography (AP) and experienced model enthusiasts in mind. The S800 Spreading Wings has the advantage of extended flight times with the ability to carry large payloads. The S800 is very stable in flight when used in combination with the DJI Wookong-M multi-rotor autopilot system. The Wookong M & S800 Spreading Wings can easily perform precise hovering, constant-speed cruise and autonomous flight plans with outstanding manoeuvrability. The latest addition to the S800 Spreading Wings HexaCopter is the Retractable Landing Gear which has been designed specifically for use with the S800 for the commercial aerial photography. The remarkable Zenmuse Z15 camera mount now has the freedom to rotate through the full pan axis of 360 + degrees without any of the interruptions seen from the landing gear seen with many other multi rotor air frames.
The Spreading Wings HexaCopter has many great features that ensure the user experience is one of ease & rapid deployment in the field, the power circuits from batteries to the electronic components are set in the main frame and the arms. The PMU and camera gimbals are have the power supply integrated in the centre frame plates, this reduces the possibility of malfunction, simplifies the wiring and gives a very clean & professional finish to the frame.
All the power and signal wires for the motors, ESC's and LED indicator are embeded into the arms, which is in keeping with the main frame body, the S800 frame & arms look very professional, unlike some other HexaCopters there are no wires to route through the arms or pass along the outside of the arms. The special slot designs in the arms and Centre Frame with a locking system completely conceal the contacts to the arms for the motors, this makes the overall design safe, reliable, and provides minimum disruption at the start and end of flights.
Following on from the Simple locking / un-locking steps needed to remove and replace the arms on the Spreading Wings, the S800 Landing skid can broken down into a convenient to carry and transport package. The landing skid is almost entirely constructed from light weight high strength carbon fiber material, which will support a total take of weight of upto 7 Kg.
High performance 4114 330Kv brushless motors fitted to the S800 Spreading Wings are a special design which reduces the noise and vibration, while delivering smooth turning, improved stability and performance of the S800 HexaCopter. All the carbon fiber propellers have been tested to be perfectly balanced and are strictly selected to reduce the maintenance and extend the lifetime of the motors. The carbon fiber propellers are, light weight, high efficiency and very strong for the best flight times and performance.
There is a position reserved in the centre frame for the installation of the DJI Wookong M IMU, which is the recommended flight controller for use with the S800 HexaCopter. In addition to this feature there are signs on the slot of the centre frame which clearly shows the channel numbers of the WooKong-M IMU, which helps the user to install the autopilot system quickly and correctly.
The Spreading Wings S800 HexaCopter by DJI Innovations is the professionals choice for as an aerial photography platform, designed for easy and quick deployment with removable arms and skid for easy transportation.
All DJI S800 Spreading Wings stocked at BYOD are fitted with the latest DJI "second generation ESC's" also known as the "V2".
Diagonal Wheelbase 800mm.
Arm Length 350mm.
Arm Weight (Including Motor, ESC, Propeller) 304g.
Center Frame Diameter 240mm, Center Frame Weight 365g.
Bi-pod Size 500mm (Length) ×415mm (Width) × 320mm (Height) Top width: 145mm. Bi-pod Weight 428g.
Total Weight 2.6Kg
Take-off Weight 5.0Kg - 7.0Kg.
Pay load Weight 0Kg -2.5Kg.
Power Battery LiPo, 6S 10000mAh~15000mAh 15C Min.
Max Power Consumption 2100W.
Hover Power Consumption 720W (@ Take-off Weight 6Kg).
Hover Time Max: 16 min(@10000mAh & 6KgTake-off Weight).
Stator Size 41×14mm.
Max Power 360W.
Material Carbon Fiber.
Size 15 × 4.
User Manual and Documents
Please note: Camera mount shown in the image is not included with the frame, for illustration only. Silver case shown in video is not supplied with the DJI S800 Spreading Wings kit.