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Original price was: $2,999.00.Current price is: $2,699.00. incl GST

The Swellpro FD1 Fisherman drone with Mechanical Release is a great all-round choice for a fishing drone.

The FD1 has upto 2KG Payload Capacity, water resistant design and upto 30 minutes of flight time PLUS simple operation the FD1 will get you up and fishing very quickly even if you are a novice.

This Refurbished unit has been serviced and tuned so that it flies like brand new.  It also comes with full product manual, charger, remote control, and in the original case.

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The Swellpro FD1 Fisherman is a water-resistant fishing drone engineered to deliver your baits and long lines up to 1.5 km.
The Fisherman means you don’t need a boat to get to the best coastal fishing spots. Shore-based anglers can dramatically extend the casting range and drop multiple baits up to 2kg at once.

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  • Please note that this model does not come with a camera as maybe depicted in some of the images.  Some details may vary slightly from what is showing in the images  – please ask if you have any questions.
  • This is a refurbished model so might have some blemishes and marks however it has been tuned and tested – and flys like a new drone
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IP65 Water Resistant Body

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Up To 2kg Carrying Capacity

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Up To 1.6km Casting Range

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Automatic Power Flip

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Tension Or Mechanical Payload

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Up To 26 Min Flight Time

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Low Battery Return Home

Carry Up To 2 Kg Weight

With its superior 2kh payload capacity, the SwellPro Fisherman gives you the flexibility to carry more than 10 baited hooks or lures on each cast.

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Payload Release

The SwellPro FD1 Fisherman allows you to remotely and precisely drop baits at the target location with push-button convenience.

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Fisherman Release

Mechanical payload release without camera for simple casting.

The Micro Release is a tension based device directly mounted on to the Swellpro Fisherman Drone FD1 or used in conjunction with PL1-F and PL2-F.

Easy Bait Carrying

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IP65 Water Resistant Body

Fly freely around saltwater without worrying about losing your drone.

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Multi-cast per charge

A new 6700 mAh lithium battery provides up to 26 minutes flight time (without bait) allowing multiple bait drop missions from a single battery charge (distance dependant).

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Up To 1.6 km Casting Range

The new remote controller supports control distances of up to 1600m. You will probably run out of line before you run out of range with FD1.

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Failsafe Return

In case of loss of signal, or when the battery level reaches a low threshold, the fisherman drone will automatically release the fishing line and return to its starting point.


This is a refurbished unit and may have slight blemishes or marks, however the drone has been serviced and tuned and flies perfectly.  It comes with with propellers, charger, and remote control & All in the original case. Note that the warranty on ex demo or refurbished models only cover repair of the drone (not refund or replacement).  Please refer to the Returns & Warranty section found elsewhere on this website.


Weight 3 kg

3 reviews for Swellpro FD1 Fisherman Mechanical Release model – Refurbished

  1. Sam Dorchester

    Great starting fishing drone, recommend this one as its easy to learn

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  2. Tim Bradley

    Got a sweet deal – stoked with the service from these guys also

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  3. James Ryan

    Very Happy with the purchase, looks in almost new condition and flys good

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