By dewke on Aug 01, 2018

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Since I built the Massive Droner, I've become a huge fan of the 2-3" builds. They handle almost as well as a 5" and I can fly them in my back yard. The only thing I missed on that build was HD video, so I was really excited when I heard about the Acrobrat.

I had the F440 set aside for a different build, but it really wasn't going to fit in the frame the way I wanted so I decided to use it here. I wanted to wait for the Hypetrain Brat motors, but I'm impatient so I chose the Brother Hobby instead. I had a spare Crossfire nano in my parts box as well as the extra minion. For the HD camera I went with the Split Mini. I thought about the caddx turtle, but decided to stick with Runcam because I've had zero issues with their cameras. Last piece was the vtx. I hate the ufl connectors on the Unify, and I wanted a 20x20 mountable vtx since the frame has a place to mount it, so the AKK was an easy choice. The only miscellaenous parts I bought was the brain3d printed parts to mount the antennas and help protect the bottom of the frame.

Not sure about the lipo, but I have some 3s 800's laying around and maybe a 3s 1300 if I want to try to push the range on this guy.


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