The "in-between" (QAV180) updated!

By KM|fpv on Aug 13, 2019

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this was one of my proudest builds and was partly a easter gift (motors) and had three f3 flight controller till today. it's now equipped with an omnibus f4 pro and other lovely components. it was kind of frustrating to get the power distribution board connected to the flight controller with it's built-in current and voltage monitor.

I've moved the rx input from UART1 to UART3 to connect my runcam camera control to UART1. You might think: wait! Foxeer fpv camera and runcam camera control? Yes, it's working fine, like on runcams! I've not connected the GND wire to OSD, just the OSD wire.

What's left to say: I've modded the receiver antennas with better ones (recommended in the rcgroups)

This is an early fpv flight with an older build (omnibus f3)

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Part List

Frame

Lumenier QAV180 Carbon Fiber FPV Quadcopter kaufen | FPV24.com (2 builds)
Fpv24.com
See Site

Flight Controller

Matek Systems Flight Controller F405-CTR AIO PDB OSD BEC BARO kaufen | FPV24.com (2 builds)
Fpv24.com
See Site

ESCs

4 x Racerstar RS20A Lites 20A Blheli_S 16.5 BB2 2-4S Brushless Motor Support Dshot600 for RC FPV Racing Drone
M.racerstar.com
$35.96

Motors

4 x ★ EMAX 1606 RS1606 3300KV 4000KV Brushless Motor 3-4S For RC Drone FPV Racing Multi Rotor - 3300KV
Emaxmodel.com
$28.00

Propellers

HQ Prop 4x4.3x3 V1S Tri-Blade 4" Prop 4 Pack - Choose Your ColorOrange (32 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$2.99

Propellers

2 Paar Emax Avan Scimitar 4024 4x2.4x3 3-Blatt Propeller für Babyhawk Pro 4 Zoll FPV Racing Drone
De.banggood.com
$10.38

FPV Camera

Foxeer XAT600M HS1177 CCD - Rotorama (6 builds)
Rotorama.com
$26.99

FPV Transmitter

Eachine TX1200 25/200/600/1000mW 5.8GHz 40CH FPV Transmitter LED Display Support Smart Audio OSD Pitmode MIC
Banggood.com
See Site

Antenna

2 PCS Emax Pagoda 2 5.8G 50mm/80mm 5cm/8cm RHCP FPV Antenna RP-SMA Male Red for RC Drone (18 builds)
Banggood.com
$14.99

Receiver

1.7g Fli14+14CH Mini Receiver Compatible Flysky AFHDS-2A w/ RSSI Output for FS-i6 FS-i10 Turnigy I6S (57 builds)
Banggood.com
$11.99

Batteries

CNHL MiniStar 850mAh 14,8V 4S 70C Lipo Akku mit XT30 Stecker (3 builds)
Chinahobbyline.com
$33.98

Batteries

TATTU 650mAh 4S1P 75C 14.8V Lipo Battery Pack with XT30 plug (45 builds)
Getfpv.com
$14.99

Power Distribution

Matek Mini Power Hub Power Distribution Board PDB With BEC 5V And 12V for RC Drone FPV Racing (54 builds)
Banggood.com
$6.01

Radio

Jumper T-Lite 16CH Hall Sensor Gimbals CC2500/JP4IN1 Multi-protocol RF System OpenTX Mode2 Transmitter Support Jumper 915 R900/C (21 builds)
Banggood.com
$69.99

Radio

Flysky FS-NV14 2.4G 14CH Nirvana Transmitter with iA8X Receiver 3.5 Inch Display Open Source (19 builds)
Banggood.com
$179.00

Radio

[US$83.99~93.99] JumperRC T-Lite V2 2.4GHz 16CH Hall Sensor Gimbals 150mW Built-in ELRS/ JP4IN1 Multi-protocol OpenTX Remote Con
See Site

Goggles

ORQA FPV.One OLED FPV Goggles + Free Bonus (FPV.PRO Antenna Set, FPV.Connect, FPV.Battery) (4 builds)
Getfpv.com
$649.99

Goggles

FatShark Dominator V1 Headset System Goggles Video Glasses 640 X 480 VGA
Goodluckbuy.com
$270.49

3D Printed

QAV210 / QAV180 Lipo Cable Protector TPA by httpneo
Thingiverse.com
See Site

HD Camera

Hawkeye FIREFLY Q6 Airsoft 1080P HD Multifunktions-Sportkamera für FPV
Banggood.com
$60.59

HD Camera

Insta 360 Go AI Auto Editing Hands-free Smallest Splashprooof FlowState Stabilized Sport Camera (8 builds)
Banggood.com
$203.90

HD Camera

[CA$109.65 5% OFF] Mobius Full HD Sport Kamera 1080P 30FPS 720P 60FPS Für Multirotor rc teile from Spielzeug Hobbys und Roboter
See Site

Misc Parts

RunCam Control Adapter (2 Pieces) (5 builds)
Shop.runcam.com
$7.99

Misc Parts

10X 3DBI Brass 2.4G Receiver Antenna Omni Directional IPEX Port Compatible Futaba JR WFLY (3 builds)
Banggood.com
$5.14

Video Receiver

Eachine PRO58 RX Diversity 40CH 5.8G OLED SCAN VRX FPV Receiver for FatShark Goggles (37 builds)
Banggood.com
$34.97

Video Receiver

ImmersionRC rapidFIRE w/ Analog PLUS Goggle Receiver Module (180 builds)
Getfpv.com
$159.99

Radio Module

JUMPER AION ELRS – avion à haute fréquence 2.4G TX NANO, avec aile fixe, avec télécommande
Fr.aliexpress.com
$35.47

Radio Module

FrSky R9M Lite 900-MHz-Sendermodul Bis zu 1 W HF-Leistung mit R9 MX OTA ACCESS Langstreckenempfänger-Kombination mit montierter
See Site

Battery Charger

URUAV U3 18W 2A/3A Type-C Battery Balance Charger for 2-3S LiPO/LiHV/LiFe/Lilon Battery
Banggood.com
$9.63

Battery Charger

Online-Shop Ultra Power UP-S6 6x4,35 watt DC 1 s Balance Ladegerät Entlader Lade Hub 6-in-1 ladegerät für RC Micro MX MCPX Li
De.aliexpress.com
See Site

Battery Charger

Online-Shop Ursprüngliche SKYRC IMAX B6 MINI Balance RC Ladegerät/Entlader Für RC Hubschrauber Wieder spitze NIMH/NICD Flugze (6 builds)
De.aliexpress.com
See Site

Battery Charger

US $66.99 |HTRC T240 DUO AC 150W DC 240W 10A Touchscreen Dual Kanal Batterie Balance Ladegerät Entlader Für RC spielzeug Freie
De.aliexpress.com
See Site

Soldering Iron

MINI TS100 Digital OLED Programable Interface DC5525 Soldering Iron Station Built-in STM32 Chip (258 builds)
Banggood.com
$49.99

Tools

Pro'sKit 900-015 Helping Hands Soldering Aid (2 builds)
Amazon.com
$10.00

Tools

Wowstick 1F+ 64 In 1 Electric Screwdriver Cordless Lithium-ion Charge LED Power Screwdriver From XIAOMI ECO-System (21 builds)
Banggood.com
See Site

Accessories

Orqa FPV.Connect (2 builds)
Shop.orqafpv.com
$68.99

Accessories

Happymodel Moxon 2.4GHz antenna for ExpressLRS TX module SMA plug for ES24TX Series For DIY FPV Racing Drone
Xt-xinte.com
$3.63

Accessories

FatShark Face Plate Frontplatte V2 mit Lüfter für die Fatshark Dominator kaufen | FPV24.com
Fpv24.com
See Site

Accessories

TATTU 2500mAh 2S1P 7.4V LiPo Battery DC3.5mm With LED Indicator Button For Fatsahrk Aomway Skyzone Eachine Goggles (7 builds)
Banggood.com
$24.95

Accessories

AG01 MINI CNC Hall Gimbals for TX12 & Zorro
Radiomasterrc.com
See Site

Accessories

ESP8285 ESP-M3 integr. 8Mbit Flash WiFi WLAN Serial Modul +25 dbm Low Power 20µA
Amazon.de
See Site

Accessories

Androegg ESP8285 ESP-M1 integr. 8Mbit Flash WiFi WLAN Serial Modul +25 dbm Low Power 20µA
Amazon.de
See Site

Misc Supplies

AchilleΣ Plus for Eachine PRO58 / RealAcc RX5808 Pro Plus OSD
Achillesfpv.eu
See Site
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fovea   Aug 14, 2019  
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nice build, 4inch :-D love it, thanks for share!
on the heavy side, what battery will you use? if you could add a dvr would be nice, i like to know how this weight on 4inch fourblades will perform.

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