HYPERLOW CG #2

By richrd on Mar 12, 2018

22  1,758  11

hyperlowframes.com

Photos

Discussion

Sign in to comment

nnyberg   Jul 30, 2018  

what propellers?

d_o   Apr 26, 2018  

On photo №5 second esc from blow has a join between caps (or resistors, i don't know honestly). Just finished my build and notice, I'm having same thing on 1 of 4 esc's. Did u had any issues with this ?

richrd   Apr 26, 2018 

no issues when i flew it. this was a customer build and i have not heard of any problems since. hopefully its all ok

d_o   Apr 26, 2018 
1

Just figured out it's fine. Other esc's has that contact too.
Anyway, nice quad and video!

ricardovasc   Apr 18, 2018  

What can you say about this motor model?

Currently   Mar 13, 2018  

Can you do one of these with the arms in the top position and the electronics under? Would be really cool to see and help me plan mine.

Show 2 more comments
Erzates   Mar 23, 2018 

Personaly, i like it better in "normal". It's damn well balance and kind of "buttery", definitely for smooth freestyle.
For freestyle you want to have an even mass distribution on all axes and as close as possible to the center of the X.
Left/right and front/rear balance is quite easy but for top/bottom it's trickier since the middle referal is not the X of your frame, rather your "prop line".
If you build it "reverse", you'll have your prop line at the middle of your battery pack and so, more weight under than above=not good.
This is theory by the way, if you look at Ummagawd's Remix it has the same issue that i just described but seems to work well eitherway.

Currently   Mar 23, 2018 

Thanks

richrd   Mar 23, 2018 
1

Midmount is definitley smoother and more flowy in my experience. If you like doing a lot of looping and diving it definitley has an easier time, the top mount even at 10 or 15mm stabilizes itself a little easier so if you like to cruise along the ground a lot it has an easier time doing that. Very locked in. I prefer the CG in a top mount build, and then the Vert Freestyle for a midmount.

Guides & Reviews

46 6,395  79
Apr 17, 2019

This is the 4th installment to my popular "Wizard Killer" series, and is based on the popular Wizard X220HV 6S. As usual, the goal was to build a substantially better quad, yet come in below the retail price of the BNF kit. Here are some of the improvements: Higher quality EMAX ECO 2306 1700kv motors Foxeer's top-of-the-line Falkor mini camera Eachine 25mw-1000mw Leaf VTX with microphone Tools This..

Read more
Jan 15, 2019

The iFlight XL5 V3 is a fantastic freestyle frame for the price. It features chamfered edges on some very nice quality carbon fiber. My goal for this build was to use high quality components at a relatively low price. Not only that, but I managed to reduce the number of solder points to the bare minimum. I've never built such a plug-in-play quad! The flight controller has an integrated VTX and doesn't..

Read more