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


TBS Source One 5" Frame V3 (91 builds)

Flight Controller

Betaflight F7 Flight Controller (2 builds)


Racerstar Special Anniversary Edition 35A BLheli_S 4-in-1 ESC


4 x TBS Grinder II 2207 2500KV Freestyle Motor


HQProp Ethix S3 Watermelon Propellers (23 builds)

FPV Camera

RunCam Swift Mini 2 Mr. Steele Edition (3 builds)

FPV Transmitter

TBS Unify Pro 5G8 V3 (SMA) (164 builds)


Lumenier AXII 5.8GHz Antenna (RHCP) (2pcs) (198 builds)


FrSky XM+ SBUS Mini Receiver (1368 builds)


4 x XILO 1500mAh 4s 100c Lipo Battery (6 builds)


LATEST Jumper 2020 T16 PRO Type-C Charge and Folding Handle OPENTX Radio Transmitter PRIORITY US SHIPPING INCLUDED (28 builds)


FatShark Scout FPV Goggles (4 builds)

3D Printed

SOURCE ONE v0.1 - FPV Antenna Mount by ps915
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M3 x 7mm Anti-Vibration Flight Controller Soft Mount Standoff 4 Pack (25 builds)

Battery Charger

HOTA D6 PRO Charger AC200W DC650W 15A (6 builds)

Soldering Iron

Vastar Soldering Iron - Soldering Iron Station, Anti-Static Soldering Iron Station Kit with On-Off Switch Temperature Adjustable (3 builds)


Torvol Quad PITSTOP Backpack (6 builds)

Misc Supplies

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