The Squirrel 5" compact freestyle frame

By Kiks FPV on Jan 09, 2020

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Here is my new freestyle rig based on my own frame !

The goal of this frame is to get an efficient and robust quad that flies very well despite the high weight of the Gopro 7 and the 6s battery.
To achieve that, I designed it very compact and I tried to reduce the wind resistance of the bus.

I like how he flies, you can check that on my last youtube video :


The frame is available at Armattan Productions : https://armattanproductions.com/pages/kit_detail/2490

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Owel76   Mar 18, 2020  

whats the overall weight with a hero 7 and 6s battery

Kiks FPV   Mar 19, 2020 

My rig weights 715g with 1250mAh 6s battery, Hero 7 Black and its TBS Jello Guard 🙂

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