The FPV3 Mini Tri-Copter

By tekyguy on Oct 05, 2016

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I really wanted to try out a tri-copter. I think they look awesome, more plane like looking with the tail, but still a multi rotor of course. I think this frame is so gorgeous.



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buntyfpv   Oct 05, 2016  

Really cool drone! I agree about the frame. Are they much harder to fly than normal racing quads?

tekyguy   Oct 06, 2016 

Well I have just flew it for the first time and it definitely needs some adjustments on the tail servo. There is a tail tune feature on triflight that I need to probably run again.

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