7" Source One Long Range

By SandroFTW on Nov 09, 2019

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I was so annoyed by all the issues my long range wing had that I wanted to build a quad.
This is my first build running EmuFlight. Even with that big battery it flies decently.

600g AUW (with props and gopro)
775g 4S4P 18650 10.4Ah
-> 1375g takeoff weight

~25min flight time (I flew for 13 minutes and only 55% of the capacity was used, it was pretty cold outside and I did many punch-outs and high throttle maneuvers)

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tehllama   2 hours ago  

That pack seems crazy, even to me - do you think there would be any utility in a lower weight (4S2P, 4S3P) setup for the same general idea?
I'd want to run a 4S1P pack up top, and 4S2P bottom mounted, and see what that could do, but that's new territory for me.

jdmkramer   8 days ago  
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That pack is a beast! What cell are you using? I'm loving the benefits of Li-Ion so much that I'm trying to work on some smaller quads as well. If only there were high drain 18350 I could have a proper 2" Li-Ion build. Love the build as well!

SandroFTW   8 days ago 
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I'm using Sony VTC 5 2600mAh.
Take a look at Dave_C FPV on YouTube. He is working on some cool longrange micros

jdmkramer   7 days ago 

Watching the micro long range video now. Very cool!

rossmoney   9 days ago  
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my goodness gracious, this is definitely a dream build for me... wow, well done!

SandroFTW   9 days ago 
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Thank you! I started to plan and improve the component list almost half a year ago.

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