Hyperlite Floss 3.0 Lite

By Pete_Air on Mar 24, 2020

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Went to my first race a couple of months ago and got bit hard from the racing Bug! After my freestyle rig took a good beat down from the first race, I had to build a race quad that was meant for racing and the abuse it comes with.
Decided on the Hyperlite Floss 3.0 Lite, since it was designed for a 20 x 20 stack and parts were readily available. The frame is super light, but I ended up designing some TPU parts for some initial protection while I learned to run gates.
The 20 x 20 boards are small, but it was still a tight squeeze fitting everything under the canopy.

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Since I knew I was going to get passed often, I wanted others to be able to see me as much as possible, so I added LED's to bottom of the arms.
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Built it with the hybrid rear arms and got it running on a 6S 1100 mah battery that is small and lighter. The bird flies great, rails corners, and can definitely take a beating!
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Part List

Frame

Hyperlite Floss 3.0 LITE Race Frame "5 INCH"
Pyrodrone.com
$44.99

Flight Controller

AIKON 2020 Stack combo (5 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$79.00

Motors

4 x T-Motor MCK Edition 2207 1800kv Motor
Getfpv.com
$115.96

Propellers

Gemfan 51466x3 Hurricane Durable (4pcs) MCK (31 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$3.29

FPV Camera

RunCam Racer 3 (2 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$37.99

FPV Transmitter

TBS UNIFY PRO32 NANO 5G8 (170 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$29.95

Antenna

Lumenier AXII 2 Stubby 5.8GHz Antenna (LHCP) (2 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$19.99

Receiver

FrSky R-XSR SBUS 2.4GHz Micro Receiver (807 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$19.50

Batteries

PyroDrone Graphene 1100mAh 6S 22.2V 75C
Pyrodrone.com
$26.99
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Masafina   1 hour ago  

just wao!! beautifull machine you have there

Jayembee67   6 days ago  

Glorious in all regards. And so, so tidy. Dear me that's neat.

Pete_Air   6 days ago 
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Thanks! Might take it out to Alameda Point this weekend for a quick Rip!

Jayembee67   6 days ago 

Oh? Flying field with the gazebo next to the Douglas Skyhawk-on-a-stick? I might get to see it in action then! From a socially responsible distance, of course...

Jodie Froster   6 days ago  

1st of all, this rig looks SICK. It's amazing how small parts have gotten for racing, your vtx antenna looks HUGE. Just a year ago (maybe a year and a half) that was the smallest circular polarised antenna on the market... now it's like you strapped a refrigerator on your back. Your color coordination, and wire routing are on point.

Pete_Air   6 days ago 

yeah, this thing is definitely smaller than my freestyle quad. I ordered a 5" frame, but after I built it, I thought they may have sent me a 4" frame!

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