Fuselage baseplate fitted with parts

A project log for Mars Ingenuity Helicopter

A 1:1 scale flying model of the Mars helicopter

Nick RehmNick Rehm 04/16/2021 at 03:310 Comments

The fuselage consists of a single 3D printed mounting plate where the servos and motor directly mount to. I've got them all installed and the rotorshafts running through to the inside where they're driven by a belt and pulley. As you can see, we have thoroughly departed from the original Ingenuity design at this point: