• Quedlinburg
  • Germany
Share on Facebook Share

Thorsten's Friends

  • Stephen Gienow
  • Erle Ellis

Gifts Received


Thorsten has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift


Thorsten's Page

Profile Information

Why are you interested in joining the Ecosynth Community?
3D surveys, agriculture, soils, archaeology, mining, long endurance, ...

Thorsten's Blog

Magic Numbers (Update II)

Posted on September 3, 2014 at 8:29am 3 Comments

Hi All,

a year ago I posted about the maiden flight of Stephen's concept design for a long endurance hexa. It was fun building it and it was a reliable system with flight times of up to 35 min.

However, since then a lot of things changed - first…


Stress test of Stephen's long endurance hexa design (update)

Posted on September 16, 2013 at 6:00am 2 Comments

Today I have taken the hexa on a first waypoint mission:

  • 16 waypoints
  • 5m elevation
  • heavy wind (see video)
  • no crash

Setup using droidplanner:


Flight path visualized using Google Earth:…


Maiden Flight of Stephen's Long Endurance Hexa Design

Posted on August 28, 2013 at 10:00am 50 Comments

Hi folks,

this is my first post here. I was looking for some UAV for mapping and same as Gerard Toonstra came across Stephen Gienow's great "concept design for a long endurance hexa".

And here it is!

I'll post more details within the next weeks.

Here is a…


Comment Wall (1 comment)

At 1:27pm on July 12, 2013, Stephen Gienow said…

Hey Thorsten, your Ecosynth community profile is ready.  We'd love for you to post updates on your copter here.

You need to be a member of Ecosynth to add comments!

Join Ecosynth



© 2019   Created by Erle Ellis. Content is made available under CC BY 4.0.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service