Hercules 20

Heavy lifter drone

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High payload capacity
Lift any type of playloads up to 20kg

Extremely durable drone, built to last.

Longer flight time
Up to 40 minutes flight time.



The carbon fiber frame and anodize aluminium fasteners make the Hercules 20 extremely resistant to various flight conditions. The Hercules 20 resists to a 2mm deformation. Therefore it can carry up to 20 kg (44lbs) payload.


With its 2 extra batteries the Hercules 20 is a highly versatile platform and a heavy lifter system having great endurance capabilities. The Hercules 20 can fly up to 40 minutes in a wide range of operating conditions.


With an innovative design the Hercules 20 is a rugged and versatile platform. No matter if you are using the Hercules 20 for Agriculture, Construction, Security, Surveillance, Inspection or Surveying is the perfect tool to achieve aerial applications. Fully customizable thanks to its accessories (spray, camera, etc ..) but also to its ability to carry payloads and heavy sensors. The Hercules 20 is the ultimate tool for any type of mission.


The Hercules 20 compact design makes it extremely easy to store and to carry. With its 4 removable arms and landing gears the Hercules 20 measures less than 60% of its operational size. Compact but powerful : an unique ultra compact drone with high playload capacity.


Notre application DRONE VOLT CONTROL est conçue pour fournir un support aux pilotes afin d’effectuer
différents types de missions automatiques


  • No data transfer or record
  • AES 256 encryption*
  • Live data feedback on screen
  • Manuel and auto checks

Flight modes

  • Waypoints
  • Survey - Photogrammetry missions
  • Rally points
  • Follow modes
  • Tap to fly


All the flight data are stored.

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
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 4 x 16 000mAh – 6S) 40 min
Max vertical speed (m/s) 5 m/s (9.72 nd)
Max horizontal speed (m/s) 15 m/s (29.1 nd)


Weight (without battery) 11 kg (24 lbs)
Maximum payload weight 15 kg (33 lbs)
Maximum take-off weight 34 kg (75 lbs)
Spherical camera / 30x optical zoom + Thermal Yes
Protector tool Yes
Flir DUO PRO + Gimbal Yes


Telemetry range / frequency up to 4 km (2.5 mi) with long range optional transmission system / 2,4Ghz
Remote Control range / frequency up to 4 km (2.5 mi) with long range optional transmission system / 2,4Ghz
Video transmission range / frequency up to 4 km (2.5 mi) 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 -5°C / +35°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


In addition to our drones, different options are available to make the most of its performance.


Included: Standard tablet
Optional: Advanced tablet


Included (2km)
Optional (up to 4 km)


DRONE VOLT offers a range of professional payloads and sensors for Surveillance, Inspection, Construction and Agriculture.

Pensar + SDK

World’s first dual spectrum computer vision platform.Real-time insights powered by artificial intelligence.

Pensar Pensar SDK


The spray system is very accurate and allows remote spraying. It can be used for different application such as Agriculture, roof and wall cleaning, and several kind of surfaces. The system measures up to 3 meters (10ft) long and can carry up to 10 liters of liquid in a tank. Avoid product dispersion or access inaccessible areas.

Gyrostabilized gimbal

A complete, high performance, EO/IR gyrostabilized gimbal designed for surveillance and monitoring missions. With its 2 cameras: the gyrostabilized gimbal has a x30 optical zoom camera and an IR sensor with a x4 digital zoom. Both are 360 degrees rotatable, for a full and accurate vision.

Electro magnet


Get the real inside story from our clients.

DRONE VOLT gives us access to the "Made in France" drone technology
« The Hercules 5 UF, Hercules 10 and Hercules 20 on several types of applications such as surveillance, recognition, construction and pharmaceutical research.The Hercules 20 allows us to develop a spraying system dedicated to pharmaceutical research by eliminating the difficulty of manual spraying and the exposure of pilots to the products to be sprayed. The drone allows you to spray remotely accurately and therefore avoids contact with the product unlike manual spray booms.»

Frédéric Billard CEO - Euro-Pulvé

Our services

Our technical team and our drone specialists are at your disposal to help you make the most of your drone. Regular maintenance of your drone reduces the risk of accidents.


Whether you are developping your business or starting a new one, our training team would be thrilled to give you pilot training in our DRONE VOLT ACADEMY.

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