Ni-go Armattan Rooster 5"

By irmanhilmi on Feb 24, 2018

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After the unfortunate death of my first build I've decided that I had no luck with micros (4 unfortunate incidents in a row) I decided to build my first mini.

Rig weighs in at 369.9g without batteries, and I get around 12mins of hovering with the 1500mAh 4S battery.

My first build using the Matek F405 STD FC, pretty easy build, but having issues with the barometer. Twitches when I activate altitude hold on BF, will sort that out. Testing out the Quelima SQ12 action cam. Can't go wrong at that price before I go full on GoPro.

Here's to hoping my streak of bad quad luck ends with this Rooster!


Part List


Rooster (128 builds)

Flight Controller

Matek F405-STD BetaFlight STM32F405 Flight Controller Built-in OSD Inverter for RC Multirotor FPV Racing Drone (100 builds)


iPeaka 35A 4 IN 1 DSHOT 600 BLHELI_S ESC w/Built-in 5V 12V BEC (2 builds)


4X EMAX LS2206 Lite Spec 2206 2550KV 3-5S CW Thread Brushless Motor for RC Drone FPV Racing (4 builds)


2 Pairs Gemfan Flash 5152 5.1x5.2x3 3 Blade CW CCW PC Propeller for 180 250 280 for RC Drone (31 builds)

FPV Camera

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FPV Transmitter

TBS Unify Pro 5G8 HV (SMA) (581 builds)


Realacc UXII 5.8G 1.6dBi RHCP/LHCP TX/RX FPV Antenna SMA/RP-SMA Male (19 builds)


Frsky XM+ Micro D16 SBUS Full Range Mini Receiver Up to 16CH for RC FPV Racing Drone (1294 builds)


KD LIPO - 1500mah 4S 100C Gold Edition
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FrSky ACCST Taranis Q X7 2.4GHz 16CH Mode 2 Transmitter Blue Orange for RC FPV Racing Drone (187 builds)


Fat Shark Dominator V3 FPV Goggles (51 builds)

HD Camera

GoPro HERO7 Black Action Camera (55 builds)

HD Camera

GoPro HERO5 Session (199 builds)

Video Receiver

FuriousFPV True-D V3.8 Diversity Receiver System - Clarity Redefined (17 builds)

Radio Module

TBS Crossfire Micro TX (94 builds)

Battery Charger

ISDT Q6 Plus 300W 14A MINI Pocket Battery Balance Charger (55 builds)

Soldering Iron

Temperature Controlled Soldering Station Analog
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Lowepro QuadGuard BP X1 Black/Grey (3 builds)
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Flyssange   Feb 27, 2018  

Nice build mate! Seems your baro problem is just a problem of tuning. Did you try to tune the barometer PID in Betaflight? I think the variable names are ALT, VelP and VelD. It is the same kind of tuning as for the motors. I personally only use the baro to monitor altitude through the OSD as it is not really useful on a racer but I tried the altitude hold for fun and it was not so bad after tuning. I had twitches as well before changing the PID values. You can check this for more info :

irmanhilmi   Feb 27, 2018 

Thanks for the tip. Yeah I just wanted to try the altitude hold for fun, might be useful if i want to take pictures of it in flight haha.

SIGHKOTIK   Feb 25, 2018  

Sorry to hear about the last quad :( This one is looking good tho. Just preordered my Chameleon TI and am excited. 12 minutes hover seems crazy long but I've never really just done a hover test though. Good luck with it!

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