First Build - BlueBird

By mwilder on May 02, 2020

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Finished my Maiden Voyage today. She's still pre-paint but she flys.

If I were to do this again I would have put more money into the Reciever and ESC. Both of the ones I picked are working completely fine, I just would like better ones XD

Part List

Frame

TBS Source One 5" Frame V3 (91 builds)
Getfpv.com
$26.99

Flight Controller

Betaflight F7 Flight Controller (2 builds)
Getfpv.com
$59.99

ESCs

Racerstar Special Anniversary Edition 35A BLheli_S 4-in-1 ESC
Getfpv.com
$31.99

Motors

4 x TBS Grinder II 2207 2500KV Freestyle Motor
Getfpv.com
$79.96

Propellers

HQProp Ethix S3 Watermelon Propellers (23 builds)
Getfpv.com
$3.59

FPV Camera

RunCam Swift Mini 2 Mr. Steele Edition (3 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$33.99

FPV Transmitter

TBS Unify Pro 5G8 V3 (SMA) (164 builds)
Getfpv.com
$39.99

Antenna

Lumenier AXII 5.8GHz Antenna (RHCP) (2pcs) (198 builds)
Getfpv.com
$29.99

Receiver

FrSky XM+ SBUS Mini Receiver (1368 builds)
Getfpv.com
$13.99

Batteries

4 x XILO 1500mAh 4s 100c Lipo Battery (6 builds)
Getfpv.com
$91.96

Radio

LATEST Jumper 2020 T16 PRO Type-C Charge and Folding Handle OPENTX Radio Transmitter PRIORITY US SHIPPING INCLUDED (28 builds)
Heli-nation.com
$169.99

Goggles

FatShark Scout FPV Goggles (4 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$199.00

3D Printed

SOURCE ONE v0.1 - FPV Antenna Mount by ps915
Thingiverse.com
See Site

Hardware

M3 x 7mm Anti-Vibration Flight Controller Soft Mount Standoff 4 Pack (25 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$2.99

Battery Charger

HOTA D6 PRO Charger AC200W DC650W 15A (6 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$119.00

Soldering Iron

Vastar Soldering Iron - Soldering Iron Station, Anti-Static Soldering Iron Station Kit with On-Off Switch Temperature Adjustable (3 builds)
Amazon.com
$37.99

Backpack

Torvol Quad PITSTOP Backpack (6 builds)
Getfpv.com
$109.99

Misc Supplies

Pardon Our Interruption...
Farmandfleet.com
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