GT X549 Exorcist w/Mamba F722

By jonbuckles on Jun 28, 2019

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New build in the brand new Diatone Innovations GT X549 Exorcist racing frame. The goal for this build was to have a strong, lightweight 6s racer with top of the line equipment, no compromises. I think the parts were matched perfectly for this build and so far it has been flying amazing!

Flight video testing setup :


Part List


DIATONE GT X549 Exorcist Frame Kit Limited Edtion- RE-STOCK PROCESS-PRE-ORDER

Flight Controller

MAMBA F722 MINI Flight Controller


MAMBA 306 Dshot1200 4IN1 ESC 30A 6S 20*20mm


4 x Motor XING X2206 2-6S FPV NextGen Motor (4 builds)


Gemfan Hurricane 51466 Propeller (Set of 4 - Choose Color) (4 builds)

FPV Camera

Foxeer Micro Predator V4 FPV Racing Camera 1.8mm Lens SOLDER PAD VERSION (Choose Color)

FPV Transmitter

TBS UNIFY PRO32 NANO 5G8 (44 builds)




TBS Crossfire Nano RX (262 builds)


Infinity 1300Mah 6S 130-260C RS Force Edition (3 builds)

Misc Parts

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adarkthinline   22 days ago  

Awesome frame!

I have your lead shot as my phone lock screen.

I wanted to know what the intent was with the frame design. Was it to bring the props towards the center of the body so that you have a better balance between all axis?

PLUS being a tank against crashes?

jonbuckles   22 days ago 
adarkthinline   22 days ago  

I have your lead shot as my phone lock screen.

sharkbyte   25 days ago  


jonbuckles   25 days ago 

I'm taking this as a personal compliment and not in regards to the build whatsoever ;)

Dave_C FPV   25 days ago  

That frame is one of the most beatifful ever made IMO. Although probably not practical enough to be used in competion by amateur pilots.

jonbuckles   25 days ago 

depends i guess.. if it holds up, could save money

Korneliussen   25 days ago  

What kind of tape is that on the motor wires

jonbuckles   25 days ago 

8mm x100ft Black Insulating Acetate Cloth Adhesive Tape For Laptop Motor Transformer

WizzX   26 days ago  

what a nice frame, but, ehm :) not so nice build i mean cable management should be nicer.

jonbuckles   26 days ago 

It's mostly because the motor wires are gray and adding sleeving would just be adding uneeded weight. I routed them this way to keep distance from the props ;)

CarbonRain   25 days ago 

It's a pretty frame viewed in isolation but I'd never thought about the cable management when built, shape does make it a little more awkward to get it clean looking! Still, looks like a great build, how's the stiffness compared to a conventional flat carbon rig?

jonbuckles   25 days ago 

its the toughest frame Ive held.. crashed it a couple times so far, no damage yet.

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