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Rippton Shark X Fishing Drone (includes extra propellers)

$3,099.00 incl GST

The Shark X fishing drone from Rippton is capable of lifting 3kg bait payloads and has advanced features like Automated Casting using the APP, Overload alarm and flight range remaining info, making the Shark X stand out from all the others.

  • Intuitive and easy to use
  • Intelligent Gamma 2 Flight Control system
  • Automated casting makes fishing with your drone even easier


As a BONUS, the pack comes with an extra pair of propellers at no charge (valued at $149)


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Shark X Fishing Drone with mechanical bait release

The Rippton Fishing Drone with Bait Release uses the latest in Drone Fishing technology.

  • Max 3KG Payload
  • Excellent saltwater resistance
  • AUTO Fish feature or Manual flight control, the choice is yours
  • As a BONUS, the pack comes with an extra pair of propellers at no charge (valued at $149)

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Smarter & more powerful so you can focus on fishing!

Failsafe built-in Auto Return Home will bring your drone back home when the signal is lost or the battery is low

Electronic Fence lets your always operate the drone within it’s range limits providing great piece of mind

Overloading Alert – the Shark X will let you know if you overload it

Able to operate in both either Auto Cast Mode OR Manual mode for user controlled flight, the choice is yours.

Unlock your fishing potential with the SharkX’s robust flight technology and big payload capacity.

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Made for tough kiwi marine environments

SharkX can operate fishing missions in rainy and windy weather with water resistance and 12m/s wind resistance – the results speak for themselves!

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Casting your baits quickly and precisely at distance is no longer a problem

The SharkX enables you to reach fishing spots previously not accessible by beach fishing, getting your line out further and faster so you can chase the big fish!

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Already proven on New Zealand beaches

Whether you are dropping a longline with baits in the West Coast surf, or a couple of baits in a quiet Northland Bay the Shark X is designed to work perfectly for kiwi fishermen and kiwi coastal conditions

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Easy storage and transportation

The SharkX comes with a handy carry case which contains everything you need for a days fishing including Drone, Battery, Propellers and more

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Fully featured APP that unlocks advanced features

The APP is available to download for both Apple/IOS phones and Android

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Stable Flight Control System

Powered by Rippton’s own Gamma 2 flight control system that was purpose designed for fishing, SharkX can achieve the stability and agility that other fishing drones cannot match.

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Full control over your drone has never been so easy

With Shark X you can release your bait & rig by just tapping on the screen.

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Shark X Fishing Drone Features:

  • Water resistant – Able to cope with any weather or saltwater environment New Zealand has
  • Wind resistant – flight stability even in windy conditions
  • Durable – carbon fibre propellers are strong and built to handle heavy payload weights
  • Bait weight detection – overload alert lets you know if the drone is carrying more than it should
  • Modular – effortless component replacement, making repair much easier
  • Includes protective carry case for portability
  • Gamma 2 flight control system – superior stability and agility
  • Rippton fishing app – fully featured APP gives you advanced controls using your phone


Shark X Specifications:

Dimensions: 480 X 480 X 215 mm
Weight: 2.4kg
Max speed: 10m/s
Propellor size: 16”
Max payload: 3kg
Remote range: 1km
Battery: 6000mAh Lipo 6S 25.2V

The Shark X Box contains:

1 x Sharkx drone
1 x Remote control
1 x Mobile holder
6 Propellers total (4+2 extras), note the extra propellers are blades only
1 x Drone batter
1 x Battery charger
1 x Remote control charger
1 x Battery capacity checker
2 x Manuals
1 x Neck lanyard
1 x Propeller pouch
1 x Propeller box
1 x Protective carry case

  • Please note that the phone depicted in some of the images  does not come with this package, it is shown for reference purposes only.


Please see the helpful Shark X product video tutorials that can be found HERE

Original Shark X Product Manual can be found HERE




– This drone is not a toy and can be dangerous if not operated correctly or by those with inadequate skills.  Please fly well away from people, cars, pets and other animals & ensure you follow all rules and laws when using this drone

– Please ensure you read and understand the product manual before flight, and seek additional training if required.

– Please ensure you ONLY use the correct & original charger to charge this battery

– Please NEVER leave your battery unattended while it is charging, as there could be a fire risk.  Do not leave charging overnight.

– Please ensure you charge your battery in an open & well ventilated area that is away from any flammable material.  It is also recommended that you charge & store your battery in a fire-proof bag or container (purchased separately).

– Always make sure you have the correct charging settings for the battery you are charging

– Never use or charge a battery that has become swollen OR has any physical damage. Please dispose of immediately.




**It is recommended that you also read this article on LiPo and LiHV Batteries and their care and maintenance. the link is HERE 

**Also please read the Returns and Warranty Information regarding batteries HERE

Weight 12 kg

3 reviews for Rippton Shark X Fishing Drone (includes extra propellers)

  1. Simon

    Happy with my purchase. Good service from the company and arrived as expected, thankyou

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  2. Glenn A

    very happy with Drone Fishing team, very knowledgable who actually fish themselves – gave me confidence in my purchase.

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  3. Fred Smith

    Good drone, Auto cast works well, just bigger than i expected.

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