IGNIS 2 – Matrice 600 Variant
August 2019

Ignis capabilities

  • Uses standard Dragon Egg spheres and full strength antifreeze
  • Recommended load of 400 spheres, drop rate of up to 120 spheres per minute
  • Area coverage assuming typical conditions and loads of 400 ignition spheres:
Hours of
Spheres to be dropped per acre
1 2 3 5 10
1 hour 700 acres 675 acres 650 acres 600 acres 250 acres
4 hours 1300 acres 2200 acres 2100 acres 1900 acres 800 acres
8 hours 4500 acres 4300 acres 4200 acres 3800 acres 1600 acres
  • Fast-reload: single operator reload time is 2-5 minutes
  • Lightweight, durable construction (1.88kg empty, 4kg fully loaded)
  • Delivered with robust custom transport case
  • Onboard sensors for obstruction, resistance, and temperature
  • Fault tolerant subsystems
  • Supports external camera mounts
  • Remote emergency release system

Android App capabilities

  • Fly, monitor, and control the drone and Ignis. View video feed from drone.
  • Create geofence to ensure Ignis won’t drop outside that area.
  • Place waypoints and autonomously ignite burn lines.
  • Configure ignition spacing, number of ignition spheres, mission duration, and altitude.
  • Download offline satellite imagery and elevation maps to fly in backcountry areas.
  • Setup Ignis over short-range bluetooth without using the drone.
  • Calibrate drone compass, view drone diagnostics, and configure drone settings.
  • Save flight logs and drop locations to spreadsheet file.

Get it on Google Play

IGNIS 2 in flight
Drone Datasheet Diagram
Manual trigger
Autonomous ignition, geofence, and kmz overlay
Touch locations on the map to create waypoints for autonomous terrain-following flight, and then select sections of the path to drop ignition spheres along.