Aquila 7 GT Digital FPV

By f4ichuck on Jan 13, 2020

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I've been working on this FPV platform for over a year and now I am finally manufacturing and flying my own frames.

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The Aquila 7 is an incredible platform for capturing long range cinematic HD video. This rig was designed to capture jello free video and stable video without the use of Hypersmooth or ReelSteady. All Aquila frames are DJI digital FPV compatible with the additional versatility of triple 20x20 mounts, but can be used with your OG analog setups. You get a full set of mounts and TPU accessories that are functional and beautiful.

Frame Features

  • 7" Propeller size
  • 16mm & 18mm motor bases supported
  • 288mm Vitruvian Man Layout for NO propellers in FPV and HD video
  • Z-Block construction with overlapping bottom plates and interlocking arms for unsurpassed strength and rigidity
  • Support for 20x20 (M3) or 30x30 (M3) main electronics stack
  • Accessory 20x20 (M2) mounts in front and back
  • Space for up to 2200mAh 6S battery

High Quality Carbon Fiber from CNC Madness

  • 6mm arm thickness
  • 3mm bottom plate thickness
  • 2mm top plate thickness
  • 138g Frame weight (carbon only)
  • Chamfered arms for 7"

TPU Mounts & Accessories for Digital FPV

  • GoPro Hero 7 or Hero 8 mount choice in 20 or 30 degree angles
  • DJI Digital FPV Air Unit mounts in choice of 20 or 30 degree FPV angles
  • DJI digital FPV Air Unit standard antenna mount
  • Soft mount/feet for arm ends
  • Front Bumper/standoff shock
  • Blue Aluminum Standoffs (25mm & 30mm)
  • Steel M3 & M2 hardware for frame assembly and TPU mounts (stack hardware and motor mount screws are not included)

TPU Mounts & Accessories for Analog FPV

  • GoPro Hero 7 or Hero 8 mount choice in 20 or 30 degree angles
  • Various FPV micro and mini camera mounts
  • Various 5.8G antenna and VTX mounts
  • CF & R9 20x20 mounts
  • Soft mount/feet for arm ends
  • Front Bumper/standoff shock
  • Blue Aluminum Standoffs (25mm & 30mm)
  • Steel M3 & M2 hardware for frame assembly and TPU mounts (stack hardware and motor mount screws are not included)

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Discussion

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DanYel   Jan 23, 2020  

Great frame design.. What flight times and range can you achieve with this set-up.. Thanks

Carlos Pelayo Mora Figuer   Jan 22, 2020  

donde puedo comprarlo?

Carlos Pelayo Mora Figuer   Jan 22, 2020  

lo quierocomrar

Jodie Froster   Jan 15, 2020  

While I enjoy your "Vitruvian Man" description of your arm angles, I feel compelled to mention the jargon in the hobby for that is "dead-cat".
There is a part of me that wants to believe that you knew all that, and you just decided to take a classier approach to naming it, what with it being your frame and all.
Your prints look fantastic.
I like the thicknesses you chose for your carbon components, and I feel like you are REALLY offeing a premium frame kit here. I'm SO glad you went with m2 holes for your front and back 20x20.

f4ichuck   Jan 15, 2020 

Thanks for the feedback! Yes, I did take liberty with not calling it deadcat. My new logo is a rip off of the vitruvian man, so I decided to go with it. I am selling the rest of my initial stock at cost ($47) if you're interested. I have a 5.2" coming and a few variants.

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