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Race Ready! We test Blade’s Scimitar 170 FPV

There’s no doubt that the sport of first-person-view (FPV) drone racing offers much excitement for pilots of sufficient skill, but it also often requires a pricey buy-in and investment of time to select components and build the racer yourself. Various companies have tried to lower those hurdles, but that has frequently resulted in compromises that make the aircraft less appealing to serious racers. That brings us to the quad you see on these pages: the...

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Race Ready! We test Blade’s Scimitar 170 FPV


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