Perimeter 4 Quadcopter Drone
Long-range gas-electric quadcopter drone
The Perimeter 4 is a gas-electric hybrid quadcopter built to surpass the flight time and range limitations of traditional drone mapping and surveying missions. Featuring a unique proprietary hybrid gasoline-electric propulsion system with electronic fuel injection and backup battery, the long-range quadcopter can achieve a maximum flight time of over five hours and a distance of 110 miles.
The Perimeter 4 can carry a wide variety of payloads of up to 8.8 lb (4 kg), making it a versatile platform capable of undertaking long-range, long-endurance missions for mapping, inspection, surveillance, military ISR (intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance) and more.
Selected compatible state-of-the-art sensor payloads include:
- Sony visual image and video cameras
- SLANTRANGE and Micasense RedEdge precision agriculture multispectral sensors
- Routescene and Phoenix LIDAR mapping systems
- FLIR visual & thermal imaging sensors
- Geometrics Magarrow magnetometry sensors.
With custom engine control and Pixhawk-based autopilot electronics, the Perimeter 4 features automatic takeoff and landing, autonomous waypoint navigation and specialised survey flight modes.