Mach 1 Build

By IppIT on Sep 24, 2018

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This is the second quad I've built. I first built more of a freestyle oriented quad into an Armattan Chameleon 5" and it was pretty sloppy. I tried to get a bit cleaner with my first racing quad and this is the final product! I intend to swap the TBS Triumph for the stubby version of the same antenna to hopefully make it look even cleaner.


Part List


RDQ Mach 1 Stretch X 5" Racing Frame - MultiGP Spec Class Racer (19 builds)

Flight Controller

RDQ Bardwell F4 3-6S 30x30 Flight Controller V2 - JBF4 AIO FC w/OSD (130 builds)


4 x Wraith32 mini V2- 35A 32bit BLHELI ESC (7 builds)


4 x RDQ BADASS 2205 2450Kv Motor (34 builds)


Azure Power 5150 Tri-Blade 5'' Prop 4 Pack - Choose Your Color (22 builds)

FPV Camera

Foxeer Predator Standard/Mini V3 1000TVL CMOS 16:9/4:3 PAL/NTSC Super WDR FPV Camera w/OSD (1.8 or 2.5mm) - Choose Your Color & (98 builds)

FPV Transmitter

VTX - All Video Transmitters (515 builds)


Team BlackSheep TBS TRIUMPH 5.8GHz Antenna SMA (RHCP 2PCS) (522 builds)


FrSky R-XSR SBUS 2.4GHz Micro ReceiverDefault Title (699 builds)


RDQ Series 14.8V 4S 1300mAh 100C LiPo Battery - XT60 (56 builds)


FrSky 2.4G ACCST Taranis Q X7 16 Channels Transmitter Remote Controller Black for RC Drone (161 builds)


FatShark Dominator HDO 4:3 OLED Display FPV Video Goggles 960x720 for RC Drone (64 builds)

HD Camera

GoPro Session (54 builds)

Misc Parts

Ummagawd UMMAGRIP Universal Super Sticky Battery Pad (93 builds)

Misc Parts

RDQ Mach 2 / Mach 3 Combo 30x30 Stack Mount - 3D Printed TPU - Choose Your Color (15 builds)

Misc Parts

RDQ 3/8'' x 2ft. Braided Mesh Wire Wrap for ESC and Motor WiresCarbon (20 builds)

Video Receiver

ImmersionRC rapidFIRE w/ Analog PLUS Goggle Receiver Module (75 builds)
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bonethruster FPV   Nov 02, 2018  

i love those azure props i wish they didnt break so easily....switched to HQ durables now but those asure props are so smooth and quiet....i couldnt justify buying pack after pack when they would snap on the softest landings...they fly really nice though

IppIT   Nov 20, 2018 

Super late reply but I'm 100 percent with you there. I love the props and they look cool too but the extra dollar per set really adds up after how often I'm forced to replace. I've been buying one or two sets of them here and there with a bunch of HQs on backup.

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