SpecFPV Bud

By specfpv on Sep 15, 2019

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Trying to build a budget quad with some spares and catching only promos on the internet!

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Part List

Frame

TBS Source One 5" Frame V3 (3 builds)
Drone-fpv-racer.com
See Site

Flight Controller

MAMBA F405 MK2 Betaflight Flight Controller F40 40A 3-6S DSHOT600 FPV Racing Brushless ESC (77 builds)
Banggood.com
$44.99

Motors

4 x Emax ECO Series 2207 1700KV 1900KV 3-6S/ 2400KV 3-4S Brushless Motor for RC Drone FPV Racing (15 builds)
Banggood.com
$47.96

Propellers

10 Pairs GEPRC 5040 V2 5 Inch 3 Blade Propeller Transparent Color For RC Multirotor FPV Racing Drone (12 builds)
Banggood.com
$8.43

FPV Camera

Runcam Micro Swift 3 4:3 600TVL CCD Mini FPV Camera 2.1mm/2.3mm PAL/NTSC OSD Configuration (24 builds)
Banggood.com
$35.99

FPV Transmitter

AKK Infinite DVR VTX 25/200/600/1000mW Power Switchable FPV Transmitter Support Smart Audio (11 builds)
Banggood.com
$24.14

Antenna

2pcs Foxeer 5.8G Lollipop 3 2.5DBi Omni FPV Antenna RHCP SMA/RP-SMA for RC Drone Airplane (14 builds)
Banggood.com
$15.99

Receiver

Frsky XM+ Micro D16 SBUS Full Range Mini Receiver Up to 16CH for RC FPV Racing Drone (1368 builds)
Banggood.com
$13.69

Batteries

Turnigy Graphene Panther 1000mAh 6S 75C Battery Pack w/XT60
Hobbyking.com
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Radio

DX6i 6-Channel Full Range w/o Servos MD2
Spektrumrc.com
$215.99

Goggles

FatShark Dominator HDO 4:3 OLED Display FPV Video Goggles 960x720 for RC Drone (2 builds)
Banggood.com
$499.99

Hardware

Tbs Source One v0.2 Universel Caméra mount by Arnaud_FPV
Thingiverse.com
See Site

Misc Parts

TBS Source One 5" V3 Spare Arm - 2pcs
Drone-fpv-racer.com
See Site

Video Receiver

ImmersionRC RapidFIRE w/ Analog PLUS Goggle FPV Receiver Diversity Module (129 builds)
Banggood.com
$149.00

Battery Charger

Turnigy Reaktor 250W 10A 1-6S Balance Charger (4 builds)
Hobbyking.com
$37.90

Soldering Iron

Mustool® MT223 60W Adjustable Temperature Electric Solder Iron Welding Rework Repair Tool with 5pcs Solder Tips I/3C/4C/K/2.4D (2 builds)
Banggood.com
$9.26

Tools

VC99+ 6999 auto range multimeter tester Amp C Tcompared analog bar UK ship
Ebay.com
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Accessories

2/20/40pcs XT60 Male & Female Bullet Connectors Plugs for RC Lipo BatteryPlBRIC
Ebay.com
$7.12

Accessories

100pcs 3x100mm Self-Locking Plastic Cable Zip Loop Ties With One Color Nylon Cable Ties
Banggood.com
$1.68

Misc Supplies

Alarme HobbyKing ™ Lipoly Baixa Tensão (2s ~ 6s) (2 builds)
Hobbyking.com
See Site

Misc Supplies

Plug Charge Parallel Charging Board Balanced Charging Board Model Aircraft
Ebay.com
$14.89

Misc Supplies

Fatshark FPV Goggles Diopter Lens Set of -2 -4 -6 Corrective Lenses
Banggood.com
See Site
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