Drone Art AEON

By TJBOOM on Jul 11, 2018

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My Lightest frame so far.

Meet the Drone Art AEON

Created by Soma the legendary designer that brought us the Impulse Alien frame.
The AEON series of the frame was designed from the very beginning stages to be one of the lightest and strongest frames on the market

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There are 3 base frame options.
UL12 at 26g
UL16 at 32g
AEON HD at 39g
I went with the UL16 for my build, hope I dont break it too quickly

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The FPV camera mount and hood supports the Runcam Micro Swift 2,
Runcam Micro Swift 3 ,
Runcam Micro Eagle and Foxeer Predator Micro
My build features the Runcam Micro Swift 2, but I think ill switch to the predator (because its red lol)

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The Motors are at 2305 size and 2500kv. They can support up to 6s which will be insane.
I believe the motors are made by T Motor
So far I have only had a few flights, my first impression is they are so smooth and the throttle feels so linier.

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Weight with T Motor props is 214 grams

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Weight with a 1300 4s battery

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Weight with a 1600 4s battery

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For this build I used a Hobbywing Xrotor 40A ESC
These ESC's are rated to 5s, but I have had no issue running 6s on some of my other builds

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The battery straps are the best I have ever seen
The frame kit also has some optional Lipo pads, but for my build I will be using some Velcro tape to hold the battery in place during races.

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Photo for weight reference, this is the Floss 2 with canopy.
Up until now this has been my lightest quad.

Photos

Part List

Frame

Drone Art AEON Carbon Frame Plate (2 builds)
Phaserfpv.com.au
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Flight Controller

Matek F405-MINI F4 Flight Controller
Phaserfpv.com.au
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ESCs

HobbyWing XRotor Micro 40A 2-5S 4in1 ESC BLOWOUT (130 builds)
Phaserfpv.com.au
See Site

Motors

Drone Art Aurora 2305 2500kv Motor (CW 1pc)
Phaserfpv.com.au
See Site

Propellers

T-Motor T5143 Tri Blade Propellers CW/CCW 1 Pack (4 Pieces) (9 builds)
Phaserfpv.com.au
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FPV Camera

RunCam Micro Swift 2 4:3 600TVL 2.1mm CCD FPV Camera with Built-in OSD MICROSWIFT2-OR-L21 (2 builds)
Phaserfpv.com.au
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FPV Transmitter

HGLRC GTX Nano VTX (2 builds)
Phaserfpv.com.au
See Site

Antenna

5G8 UFL U.FL Dipole Linear Antenna (2 builds)
Phaserfpv.com.au
See Site

Receiver

TBS Crossfire Nano RX Special Edition (SE) (144 builds)
Phaserfpv.com.au
See Site

Batteries

Bonka 1000mAh 95c 6s XT60 Lipo Battery BKU2-1000/95-6S (5 builds)
Phaserfpv.com.au
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Transmitter

FrSKY Taranis X9D Plus 2.4Ghz Digital Telemetry Radio System WITHOUT CASE (3 builds)
Phaserfpv.com.au
See Site
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