Raggio Veloce

By SFPV on Apr 04, 2018

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This is my 3rd Raggio Veloce build - a 5S race specialist with gopro mounting ability. I went with the ummagawd motors for their 5s sweetspot kv. Loving them on 5s so far, plus they are the best looking motor IMO. I've gone back and forth between a bottom mount, top mount and toilet tank mount frame and still am unsure what I prefer for racing. For freestyle it's hand's down top mount. On 4s I prefer bottom mount, on 5s I prefer top mount. For this frame the toilet tank seems to suit me best, but you can also top mount your battery vertically.

I raced this setup at XDC Las Vegas, where Team Velocidrone took 2nd place to the evil Nexxblades ;)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T73TFt6_3gk&t=453s

MultiGP Regional Qualifier track with this setup

HD ready for your most epic flights
With strap slots for both a normal parallel battery as well as the perpendicular "toilet tank" style, Raggio Veloce can mount a GoPro session up front for HD footage, and it uses the same unique carbon plate sandwich that makes Raggio Lungo's footage so crisp and jello-free.
Spare parts for crash damage recovery.
Each Raggio Veloce kit comes with 5 arms and an extra set of cam protection braces, in case you manage to break something during an unexpected landing.
Not afraid to accessorize.
A host of accessories, such as booties, GoPro mounts, antenna mounts, and more are all available on Thingiverse.
Additionally, Raggio Veloce is compatible with Raggio Lungo arms and accessories, so you can upgrade to 7" arms, add a GPS to the rear, or that sweet RAGGIO underglow.

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Part List

Frame

Raggio Veloce (7 builds)
Falconmultirotors.com
$59.00

Flight Controller

HobbyWing XRotor Combo Flight Controller and 40a 4-in-1 ESC - Stack (37 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$94.99

Motors

Rotor Riot Hypetrain Ummagawd 2306 2150kv Motor (13 builds)
Getfpv.com
$25.99

Propellers

HQ Prop 5x4.8x3 V1S Tri-Blade 5" Prop 4 Pack - Choose Your Color (74 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$3.69

FPV Camera

RunCam Micro Swift 2 600TVL CCD FPV Camera (2.1mm or 2.3mm) - Orange (289 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$22.95

FPV Transmitter

TBS UNIFY PRO HV 5G8 SMA (594 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$48.99

Antenna

Foxeer Pagoda Pro 5.8GHz Short Stubby SMA Antenna - RHCP - Choose Your Color (31 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$9.99

Receiver

TBS Crossfire Nano RX (906 builds)
Pirofliprc.com
$29.95

Batteries

CNHL 1500mah 5S 100C 18.5v LiPo Battery (4 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$29.99

Radio

iX12 12-Channel DSMX Transmitter Only, Black (SPMR12000) (3 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$629.99

Goggles

DJI Digital FPV Goggles - Ultra Low Latency 720p 120FPS Digital HD (148 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$529.00

HD Camera

GoPro HERO8 Black - Waterproof Action Camera with Touch Screen 4K Ultra HD Video 12MP Photos 1080p Live Streaming Stabilization (19 builds)
Amazon.com
$348.99

Battery Charger

ISDT Q6 Pro BattGo 300W 14A Battery Balance Charger (41 builds)
Getfpv.com
$59.99

Soldering Iron

TS100 Digital OLED Programmable Interface Mini Soldering Iron (210 builds)
Getfpv.com
$57.99

Misc Supplies

Fstop Labs 4 Pack Lens Filters for GoPro Hero 8 Black Camera Lens Set, Multi Coated Filters Pack Accessories (4 Pack) ND8, ND16,
Amazon.com
$38.99
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RZFPV   Apr 25, 2018  

whats the auw

jdmkramer   Apr 05, 2018  

Love it! I'm a big fan of my Ragu Velcro. I have some heavy duty-booties soon to go on thingiverse. Also a split mini holder. I would love it if you'd share that awesome 80s "raggio" logo from your videos. One day I will have some flight recordings worthy of it.

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