STRIX Screech

By Jayembee67 on Oct 09, 2019

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I had previously built out a STRIX Screech frame, and really liked the result, so when I recently went through a phase of upgrading machines to 5S/6S capable builds, I felt the Screech deserved a complete rebuild.

And so I broke out the printer and attempted to make it as heavy as possible, apparently. Still, as a 5S freestyle machine, the extra weight isn't all bad, the Screech frame is a lightweight to begin with, and anyhow it does fly very nicely, which is what really counts.


Part List


STRIX Screech Freestyle Frame Kit - Black TPU - RMRC (17 builds)

Flight Controller

SucceX F4 V2.1 TwinG Flight Controller(Dual ICM20689)


SucceX 50A 2-6S 4-in-1 ESC Dshot1200 (4 builds)


iFlight 4pcs XING-E 2306 2450KV Brushless Motor 4S for QAV FPV Racing Drone Quadcopter (2 builds)



FPV Camera

Foxeer Falkor 2 Mini FPV Camera 1200TVL 16:9/4:3 PAL/NTSC Switchable GWDR Support Camera Remote Control for FPV Racing Quadcopte

FPV Transmitter

AKK X2 5.8Ghz 0.01mW/25mW/200mW/500mW/800mW Switchable FPV Transmitter Compatible with Betaflight OSD FC (4 builds)


iFlight 5.8g FPV Antennas Pagoda 2 RP SMA Antenna 85mm Omnidirectional RHCP Antenna for FPV RC Drone Multicopter TX RX (Pack of




Ovonic 5s Lipo Battery 100C 1300mAh 18.5V Lipo Battery with XT60 Connector for RC Airplane Helicopter Quadcopter FPV Racing Dron (15 builds)


FrSky Taranis X9D Plus 2019 ACCESS RC Transmitter - Sky Blue or Ash WhiteAsh White (3 builds)


FatShark Dominator HDO FPV GogglesRechargeable 1800mah Pack (136 builds)

HD Camera

GoPro Hero5 Session (Renewed) (17 builds)

Video Receiver

ImmersionRC rapidFIRE w/ Analog PLUS Goggle Receiver Module (178 builds)

Radio Module

TBS Crossfire Micro Transmitter Module (8 builds)
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SPeCTRuM_TMD   Feb 04, 2024  

nice double color prints there. What printer do you own ? ( or modified )...
( I use ender3 with Hemera extruder, silence board+color touchscreen, double z-axis and HIWIN linear rails... )

Jayembee67   Feb 05, 2024 

So all of this stuff was printed with a very basic Monoprice Select Plus printer - I added code to the GCODE files by hand to stop the print and allow me to change the filament. But this was a fiddly manual process and I did get it wrong more than once and so had to abandon long-running prints. Definitely something for the obsessive / compulsive among us.

But I recently replaced my Monoprice, which I had had for at least 6 years, with a Creality Ender 3 S1 Pro - which is still a basic, entry-level printer, but what counts as a basic, entry-level printer 6 years later is so much better, so much more impressive. It's a great machine.

SPeCTRuM_TMD   Feb 05, 2024 

Yes, it is... Especially for tpu, and petg.. I rarely use pla anymore.

But I changed to hemera extruder for more reliable prints. And therefore I needed hiwin rails because of the extra weight... And with the bltouch it's as easy as a press of a single button.

My ender 3 was one of the early edition.

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