Surge V1 Freestyle Build

By Autopilot_fpv on Jul 05, 2019

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The surge v1 is an absolute beauty .  it can rock 4-6 s with a 800 mw vtx and xm+ receiver . 2450 kv 2207 fly woo motors and smacked with a gopro session 4 120 fps for that awesome footage. (and lots of ledzzz ) with extra smooth tuning for those cinematic freestyle shots


Part List


Rotor Riot CL1 5" Frame (27 builds)

Flight Controller

30.5x30.5 HGLRC Titan Plus F460 FC&60A Blheli_32 3-6S ESC for RC Drone (8 builds)


4 x FLYWOO NIN N2207 2207 2-6S FPV MOTOR Brushless for RC(Gold) (2 builds)


4 x Gemfan Windancer 5043 5x4.3 5 Inch 3-Blade Propeller M5 2 CW & 2 CCW for RC Drone FPV Racing (18 builds)

FPV Camera

Foxeer CL1207 1.8mm M8 Replacement Lens for Arrow Micro Pro 1.8mm & Micro FalkorDefault Title

FPV Camera

RunCam Swift 2 Micro - 2.3mm Lens (292 builds)

FPV Transmitter

AKK X2P 5.8Ghz 0.01mW/25mW/200mW/500mW/800mW Switchable FPV Transmitter with Pigtail Compatible with Betaflight OSD FC (13 builds)


FOXEER 2pcs FPV Antenna Lollipop 5.8G 2.5dBi Super Mini RHCP Antenna SMA Male for RC Drone FPV Quadcopeter Multicopter TX/RX (Bl (4 builds)


FrSky XM+ SBUS 2.4GHz Mini ReceiverDefault Title (1368 builds)


GOLDBAT 1500mAh 4S 100C 14.8V Lipo Battery Softcase Pack with XT60 Plug for RC Boat Heli Airplane UAV Drone FPV - 2 Pack (7 builds)


FrSky Taranis Q X7 2.4GHz 16CH Transmitter (White) (205 builds)


Focal DVR FPV Headset (SPMVR2520)


8 x M3 Knurled Standoff (1PC) - Choose Your Color & Size (5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35mm)Light Blue / 25mm (38 builds)

Misc Parts

NewBeeDrone BeeWire Lite (5-Pack) (3 builds)

Misc Parts

LHI 7 Colors RGB 5050 LED Strip Night Light 12V with DIP Switch 30mm Wire for ZMR250 QAV250 FPV 250 RC FPV Quadcopter (4PCS)

Misc Parts

Sydien 3-24V Active Piezo Electronic Buzzer Beep Alarm Continous Sound 90dB with 2 Wires (Pack of 5)

Misc Parts

Rotor Riot CL1 Antenna Mounts

Misc Parts

Smoke Stopper (XT60) by RDQ and BengineeringLabs - Modern LED (9 builds)

Misc Parts

Ummagrip Universal Sticky Battery Pad (122 builds)

Misc Parts

Soloop 328pcs 2:1 Polyolefin Halogen-Free Heat Shrink Tube Sleeving 5 Color 8 Size (13 builds)

Misc Parts

Rotor Riot CL1 Session Mount (2 builds)

Misc Parts

Panasonic 1000uF 35V Low ESR Capacitor for ESC Noise Reduction (106 builds)

Soldering Iron

Weller WLC100 40-Watt Soldering Station (9 builds)
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Ely   Jul 16, 2019  

ehhhh idk about the gopro mount. but i really like the colors!

JasonFPV0   Jul 15, 2019  

That GoPro mount isnt gonna hold up... But good use of gold highlights!

SpikeDiesel   Jul 14, 2019  

Nice, like the gold, but I wouldn't trust that session mount at all bro, hit me up if ya need a TPU mount printed.

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