DMR - WP17 - PROTOTYPE

By LooseTransistor on Nov 17, 2016

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Beaver FPV gave me a Detroit Multirotors WP17 Prototype to build and give feedback on.

Overall I think this frame is amazing in performance but a bit tricky to build unless you go with a full AIO FC that incorporates a PDB and everything in one package. Separate VTX and receiver are totally fine but you don't want to deal with a big stack. Space is at a premium on this frame.

The flight performance however is quite impressive. It felt well planted and took corners very well with the stock Betaflight 3.0.1 PID's and my own rates.

I will be updating this periodically as I get more of a chance to test the frame!

For now I will leave you with this awesome maiden video! -

( will be live soon )

Photos

Part List

Flight Controller

AIRBOT OMNIBUS AIO F3 Flight Control
Beaverfpv.com
See Site

ESCs

4 x DYS XS30A Brushless ESC - $16.99 |GearBest.com (5 builds)
Gearbest.com
$67.96

Motors

4 x DYS SE2205 2550KV Pro FPV Racing Motor (12 builds)
Fpvheadquarters.com
$71.96

Propellers

Dal Crystal QuadBlade 5040
Beaverfpv.com
See Site

FPV Camera

Foxeer HS1177 - NTSC, 2.1 lens, IR Block, Top Connector - Black
Readymaderc.com
$39.99

FPV Transmitter

FX799T 25mW Video transmitter - RP-SMA
Rotorgeeks.com
$19.99

FPV Transmitter

FX799T 25mW Video transmitter - RP-SMA
Rotorgeeks.com
$19.99

Antenna

Foxeer 5.8 GHz RHCP Antenna - Black (16 builds)
Fpvheadquarters.com
$9.99

Receiver

RadioLink R9DS 2.4Ghz 9-Ch S.Bus Receiver (No case) (6 builds)
Helipal.com
$21.90

Batteries

Bonka Power 1300mAh 4s 75/150C XT-60 (23 builds)
Bonkausa.com
$29.99
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Discussion

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moteasa   Nov 18, 2016  

What is dimension between front to back motors and left to right? Would like a comparison to my DMR stretch frame.

LooseTransistor   Nov 18, 2016 

Front motors are roughly 142mm apart and front-back motors are about 155mm aparts. I don't have a precise instrument on me right now sorry =S

Whiffles   Nov 17, 2016  

What is that cylindrical thing in the back?

LooseTransistor   Nov 17, 2016 

The Capacitor? 35V 2000uf

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