3" Whirlygig tricopter

By adamjcooney on Oct 22, 2019

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3D printed 3" Whirlygig tricopter by 1Smug_Bastard using PLA and an Ender 3 Pro. Choose your flight controller carefully. I wasn't able to get DRonin to work with this stack but BF 3.2.2 out of the box works well enough. It's so small I don't know if I miss the Auto Tune and Servo Calc functions in DRonin. Working on a remix with integrated prop guards. I should have used a smaller VTX but its what I had lying around.

Another remix with prop guards.

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IronMew   Nov 03, 2019  

If you point the rear servo downwards you can make it into an inverted-tail tricopter and enjoy big tuning benefits: https://www.flitetest.com/articles/inverted-tail-tricopter

catSupremacy   Oct 24, 2019  

oooo cool! got any flight footage?

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