Trifecta 8”

By bulldogmcs on Mar 01, 2019

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Picked up most of these parts on clearance at hobbyking.
Goal was to build a capable tricopter for under 100usd.
Discounted costs all hobbyking except esc was bangood
frame 5$
camera 2$
FC 2$
MOTORS 5$ x3
esc 8$ x 3
VTX 10$
total build cost not including mobius approx 75usd

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Part List

Frame

Quanum Trifecta Mini faltbare Tricopter Frame (KIT)
Hobbyking.com
$4.85

Flight Controller

Holybro Kakute v1.0 F3 Flight Controller (2 builds)
Hobbyking.com
See Site

ESCs

3 x CA$12.95 9% Racerstar RS30A 30A Blheli_S OPTO 2-4S ESC Support 16.5 Dshot150 Dshot300 for FPV Racing RC Toys & Hobbies from (10 builds)
Banggood.com
$38.85

Motors

3 x Turnigy Multistar 2213-980Kv 14Pole Multi-Rotor Outrunner
Hobbyking.com
$50.91

Propellers

3 x Gemfan 8045 Carbon Nylon Propeller EPP for RC Drone FPV Racing Multi Rotor (2 builds)
Banggood.com
$7.05

FPV Camera

Fatshark 600TVL High Resolution FPV Tuned CMOS Camera (4 builds)
Hobbyking.com
See Site

FPV Transmitter

Quanum Elite 600mW 5.8GHz 40CH FX718-6 AV Transmitter and Camera Combo (P&P)
Hobbyking.com
$24.00

Antenna

Foxeer Lollipop V2 SMA RHCP 5.8G Super Mini Antenna For FPV Racing (2PCs) - CHOOSE YOUR COLOR (42 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$19.90

Receiver

CA$13.69 50% Flysky X6B 2.4G 6CH i-BUS PPM PWM Receiver for AFHDS i10 i6s i6 i6x i4x Transmitter RC Parts from Toys Hobbies (153 builds)
Banggood.com
$10.09

HD Camera

Mobius New Version Wide Angle Lens C2 1080P HD Mini Action Camera For RC Drone (8 builds)
Banggood.com
$68.99

HD Camera

GoPro Session (40 builds)
Getfpv.com
$149.99

Misc Parts

Smallest Mini Dual GLONASS+GPS BN-180 Micro Double GPS Antenna Module UART TTL For CC3D F3 RC Drone Airplane (14 builds)
Banggood.com
$8.99

Misc Parts

Turnigy™ TGY-9018MG MG Servo 2.5kg / 0.09sec / 13g (2 builds)
Hobbyking.com
$5.83
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Discussion

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Sasquads   13 days ago  

The Trifecta was my first build ever :)

MrPistachios   14 days ago  

that yaw mechanism looks intense!

Currently   16 days ago  

Would be cool to see come video, does it fly well?

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