KT-Leaf 140

By KaityLynn on Jan 18, 2020

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191220 - Spec'ing for a Long Range Micro, 3" class. This is the parts collection phase of this project.

200118 - Unit is assembled and flying! The initial hover test using a 2 year old CNHL 4S 650 gave me 11 minutes of hover. That same pack alloted a 6+ minute FPV crawl. 210 grams all up weight.

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Part List

Frame

iFlight iX3 Lite V3.1 3" Micro Frame
Racedayquads.com
$18.99

Flight Controller

HolyBro Kakute F7 Mini 20x20 Flight Controller (2 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$33.00

ESCs

Holybro Tekko32 F3 45A Mini 4-in-1 ESC
Getfpv.com
$56.99

Motors

4 x FLYWOO NIN 1404 MOTORS
Flywoo.net
$51.96

Propellers

HQProp T3X3X3 PC Propeller (Set of 4) (29 builds)
Airbladeuav.com
$2.18

Propellers

HQ Prop T3x2 PC Durable Bi-Blade 3" Prop 4 Pack (3 Hole) - Choose Your ColorLight Blue (4 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$1.89

FPV Camera

Foxeer Falkor 2 Micro FPV Camera - 1.8mm Lens - 1200TVL 16:9/4:3 PAL/NTSC G-WDR - Choose Your Color (60 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$36.90

FPV Transmitter

RDQ Mach 3 Video Transmitter 25-1000mW VTX 2-6S - U.FL or MMCX (110 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$24.99

Antenna

Lumenier AXII 2 5.8GHz Long Range SMA Antenna - RHCP or LHCP (37 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$19.99

Receiver

FrSky 900Mhz R9MM-FC 16CH Long Range Telemetry Receiver S.Port Enabled for RC Drone (33 builds)
Banggood.com
$22.00

Batteries

RDQ Series 14.8V 4S 850mAh 75C LiPo Micro Battery - XT30 or XT60 (14 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$15.99

Radio

FrSky Taranis Q X7 2.4GHz 16CH Transmitter (White) (200 builds)
Getfpv.com
$106.99

Goggles

Fatshark Attitude V4 FPV Goggles 4:3 Headset DVR 5.8G 32CH OLED RX 18650 Battery Case for RC Drone
$349.00

Misc Parts

Matek SAM-M8Q GPS Module (2 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$24.99

Video Receiver

Furious True-D V3.5 Diversity Receiver System Firmware 3.8A (FatShark Attitude Version)SKU: FPV-RX-TRUD3.8A (27 builds)
Furiousfpv.com
$68.00

Radio Module

FrSky R9M 900MHz Long Range Transmitter Module for FrSky R9 Series (59 builds)
Banggood.com
$61.80

Battery Charger

ISDT SC-608 150W 8A MINI Smart LCD Battery Balance Charger AU Warehouse (9 builds)
Banggood.com
$54.27
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Levin   Jan 20, 2020  
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What is that blue tube made of :D

KaityLynn   Jan 21, 2020 

It is a piece of irrigation tubing that is super stiff. It was a meter piece that was sitting in the garage. I sliced it down the length of it to facilitate antenna changing.

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