MicroLR 4"

By LawnDart on May 30, 2020

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Wanted to build something a bit smaller but still with an Air Unit or Vista. Had a hard time finding something I like that was also in stock, so I found this frame browsing other Vista builds and had it cut by CNCmadness. Ordered it on Monday and had it in hand on Saturday. Very fast turn around for something that gets cuts on demand and shipped over an international border.

https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4054381

Parts are a bit of a jumble because I used what I already had on hand for a different build.

Weight without a battery is 157g.

Photos

Part List

Frame

Project #MicroLongRange by Dave_C_FPV (5 builds)
Thingiverse.com
See Site

Flight Controller

BrainFPV RADIX Li F4 Flight Controller 20x20 (3 builds)
Airbladeuav.com
$49.99

ESCs

Spedix IS25 25A 5S 4-in-1 ESC (3 builds)
Airbladeuav.com
$34.99

Motors

4 x iFlight Xing 1404 Toothpick Ultralight Brushless Motor (8 builds)
Airbladeuav.com
$63.96

Propellers

HQ Prop T4X2.5 Durable Prop (8 builds)
Airbladeuav.com
$2.99

FPV Transmitter

CADDX Vista Air Unit for DJI HD System (29 builds)
Airbladeuav.com
$149.00

Antenna

SINGULARITY 5.8 MMCX90 - TrueRC Canada (3 builds)
Truerc.ca
$19.99

Receiver

TBS Crossfire Nano RX FPV LONG RANGE DRONE RECEIVER (660 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$24.95

Radio

FrSky Horus X10 Radio (Amber)
Getfpv.com
$375.99

Goggles

(PRE-ORDER) DJI Digital FPV Goggles - Ultra Low Latency 720p 120FPS Digital HD (75 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$529.00

HD Camera

GoPro Hero5 Session (196 builds)
Amazon.com
$299.99

Hardware

Beitian Smallest Mini Dual GLONASS+GPS BN-180 Micro Double GPS Antenna Module UART TTL For CC3D F3 RC Drone Airplane (16 builds)
Banggood.com
$12.19

Misc Parts

JHE20B Quad Finder LED Buzzer Beacon w/ Internal Battery (3 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$6.99

Misc Parts

TrueRC AirBlade Tuffpole 900 MHz (2 builds)
Airbladeuav.com
$12.99

Radio Module

TBS Crossfire TX (10 builds)
Rotorvillage.ca
$264.99

Battery Charger

ISDT Q6 Plus 300W 14A MINI Pocket Battery Balance Charger (56 builds)
Banggood.com
$59.99

Soldering Iron

Weller WESD51 Digital Soldering Station
Amazon.com
See Site

Backpack

Lowepro QuadGuard BP X3 - Drone Backpack for 4 FPV Quad Racing Drones and 15" Laptop w/Exterior Mounts (Black) (24 builds)
Amazon.com
$286.00
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Discussion

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Badgerigar   13 days ago  

hey mate, got a link for that gps mount? just finishing my build now, but i am not too happy with how my vtx antenna is mounted.

LawnDart   13 days ago 

I threw it together myself, so it's not pretty. Just uploaded it to Thingiverse: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4509369

Badgerigar   12 days ago 

legend, thanks mate

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