hercules 20

The Hercules 20 can lift up to 55 pounds (25 kg) during take-off.

  • Frame

    The 100% carbon frame and anodized aluminum fasteners make the Hercules 20 ultra-shock-resistant.

  • Removable arms

    The Hercules 20 is equipped with a lockable and secured system of 4 removable arms.

  • Propellers

    The carbon fibre propellers can be attached and detached without any tools, facilitating transportation and storage in the transport case.

  • Self-cooling motors

    The structure of the 8 motors used on the Hercules 20 includes openings that allows greater cooling during their rotation. Each motor can lift up to 3.3 lbs of weight (1.5kg). They are also resistant to water and dust infiltrations.

  • Landing gear

    The carbon landing gear is completely removable for easier storage and transportation.

  • DV CORE Flight controller

    The DV CORE flight controller uses a state-of-the-art microcontroller is entirely programmable and customizable.

Technical Specifications


Frame Carbon / 7075 Aluminum
Motors T-Motor MN 701 – 135KV
Flight controller DV CORE (Pixhawk based)
Propellers 66 cm (26 inches)
Software DRONE VOLT Control
Battery type compatibility LIPO / Li-Ion
Battery charging time 1 hour per battery pack
Transport case SKB 3026 Case 86 x 73 x 4,2 cm
(33.8 x 28.7 x 1.6 inches)


Max. flighting time (without payload with 2 x 16 000mAh – 12s) 45 min
Max vertical speed (m/s) 6 m/s (11.7 nd)
Max horizontal speed (m/s) 15 m/s (29.1 nd)


Weight (without battery) 11 kg (24 lbs)
Maximum payload weight 25 kg (55.1 lbs)
Maximum take-off weight 45 kg (99 lbs)
Spherical camera / 30x optical zoom + Thermal Yes
Protector tool Yes
Flir DUO PRO + Gimbal Yes


Telemetry range / frequency up to 5 km with long range optional transmission system / 2,4Ghz
Remote Control range / frequency up to 5 km with long range optional transmission system / 2,4Ghz
Video transmission range / frequency up to 5 km with long range optional transmission system / 2,4Ghz
Transmission type All-in one communication bundle
Encryption AES 256 Yes


Positioning accuracy (without RTK) 2,5 m (8.2 ft)
Positioning accuracy (with RTK) 2,6 cm (1 inch)
Hovering accuracy (without RTK) 0,5 m vertical / 1,5 m horizontal
( 1.5 ft / 4.9 ft)
RTK ready Yes


Length & Width (unfolded) 1 000 x 1 000 mm
(39.4 x 39.4 inches)
Length & Width (folded) n/a
Height (with landing gear) 600 mm (23.6 inches)
Height (without landing gear for transport mode) 230 mm (9.1 inches)
Removable landing gear Yes
Width x Depth (M2M) 1300 mm (51.2 inches)


Max wind speed for optimal mission 14 m/s (27 nd)
Max Operating altitude 4500 m
Operating temperature -20°C / +45°C
Operating weather condition Moderate rain


Development & customization of tailor-made aircraft Yes
Maintenance agreement Yes
Professional training Yes
Development & design of tailor-made software missions Yes
Branding Yes
Data security No data transfer. DRONE VOLT does not collect and does not have access to flight logs, photos and videos


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