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Looking a little more advanced than the GoPro on your quad-copter, this Triple Sensor Gyrocam was hanging off the port side of a Cessna mixmaster. We didn’t bump into anyone with the airplane, but thumbing through the Internet says this Lockheed-Martin unit is 4-axis gyro-stabilized and gives thermal, hi-res color and next-gen infrared imaging. A sticker on the side claimed the rangefinder’s lazar was disabled, so adolescents playing with laser pointers in their backyards need not fear retaliatory counterattacks from this one.

Looking a little more advanced than the GoPro on your quad-copter, this Triple Sensor Gyrocam was hanging off the port side of a Cessna mixmaster. We didn’t bump into anyone with the airplane, but thumbing through the Internet says this Lockheed-Martin unit is 4-axis gyro-stabilized and gives thermal, hi-res color and next-gen infrared imaging. A sticker on the side claimed the rangefinder’s lazar was disabled, so adolescents playing with laser pointers in their backyards need not fear retaliatory counterattacks from this one.

KITPLANES Web editor Omar Filipovic, based in Portland, Oregon, is a GlaStar builder—old school, that is, he’s taking his time and doing everything himself.

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