Delta Tadpole

By Rfcdesign on May 04, 2020

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1105 motor, 6000kv. 3s powered. Around 115g including battery. Seems to fly really nicely on the bi-blade props, lots of punch! It flies like a 5 inch quad which is great!! I'm getting 6:30 to 7:00 minutes flight time on a 3s 450mah cruising around, and about 5 minutes ripping freestyle. Tuned up with Betaflight 4.2 at the time of writing I'm able to move the filter sliders all the way to the right and the motors are still running cool, flight performance is great so far with only a little bit of propwash but only if I intentionally do maneuvers to try and fly through my own propwash to bring it out. I'm actually amazed at how much this feels like a 5" freestyle quad. I don't bother with carrying gopro's or HD cams on my 5" quads so at this point I don't see a need to keep building them if i can build these. Big advantage is this isn't as loud and scary so you can fly smaller spots without freaking people out, also crash a 5" quad and you always break stuff, crash this and it just bounces. I'm tipping my post flight bench repair hours are going to go way down if I fly this more :)

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