Wobblegong

By MattS on Dec 07, 2018

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So, it's cold outside. Which, for me, means it's time to build some quads. I know, I know... that's a little backwards. Shouldn't I build during the summer when I can fly them?? Yes, I should, but I'm busy in the summer. Now that its winter it gets dark super early and, as I mentioned earlier, it's freaking cold outside - which means, time to spend too much money and build a bunch of quads I won't be able to fly until Spring...

Another solid design from Adam "HyphPV" Kobitz, the Wobblegong is a super light frame he designed for Jawz. I picked up a couple of these frames to build up and test with various motor combinations. This build I'm using the Pyro Drone's Hyperlite 2207.5 1722kv motors on 6S spinning Azure 5150s - should be peppy. I've got the quad together, but I need to design an AXii mount. I'll post a few picks, but will update them once the mount has been installed.

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Part List

Frame

Wobbegong (Coming "Soon") by Adam Kobitz
Hyphymultirotors.com
$59.99

Flight Controller

PyroDrone F4 OSD (29 builds)
Pirofliprc.com
$32.99

ESCs

Spedix GS40 40A 2-6s 4-In-1 ESC (2 builds)
Pirofliprc.com
$66.99

Motors

4 x Hyperlite 2207.5-1722KV HV EDITION
Pirofliprc.com
$87.96

Propellers

Azure Power 5150x3 SERIES
Pirofliprc.com
$3.29

FPV Camera

Caddx Turbo Micro F2 1/3" CMOS 2.1mm 1200TVL 16:9 NTSC/PAL Low Latency FPV Camera W/ Microphone
Pirofliprc.com
$19.99

FPV Transmitter

AKK FX3 Ultimate VTX - Mini 20x20 Smart Audio 25/200/400/600mw MMCX + U.FL (53 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$18.99

Antenna

Lumenier AXII U.FL 5.8GHz Antenna (LHCP)
Pirofliprc.com
$17.99

Receiver

DSMX Quad Race Receiver with Diversity (SPM4648) (6 builds)
Pirofliprc.com
$24.99

Batteries

Pyro-Drone Graphene 1250mAh 6S 22.2V 75C By Who Cares! (7 builds)
Pirofliprc.com
$28.99

Misc Parts

Racelite LEDs for RaceWire (8 builds)
Tinysleds.com
$1.90
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RZFPV   3 days ago  
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how do u like that esc also how it the camera

MattS   3 days ago 

This is the second Spedix GS40 I've used on a build. No complaints at all, other than the price. 😀 I'd rather pay a bit more and have no complaints than save $15 and have a series of issues. As far as the camera... the jury is still out...

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