Source One 4S 5”

By granola on May 23, 2020

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Built this as a backup freestyle quad.

I didn't need all the height that 30mm standoffs provide, so I wanted to run this with shorter (25mm) standoffs. The main challenge was finding a way to mount the camera, since the stock carbon camera plates won't fit with shorter standoffs.

These are the mounts I ended up using:
https://cdn.thingiverse.com/assets/ee/35/0b/b8/c8/SRC1RunCamSwiftMountL.stl
https://cdn.thingiverse.com/assets/35/26/b8/e9/55/SRC1RunCamSwiftMountR.stl

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Part List

Frame

RDQ Source One V3 5" Freestyle Frame - 4mm V0.3 Arms (10 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$26.95

Flight Controller

Holybro Kakute F7 V1.5 30x30 Flight Controller (12 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$45.99

ESCs

Holybro Tekko32 F3 32Bit 40A 30x30 4in1 ESC (8 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$55.99

Motors

4 x EMAX FreestyleSpec Brushless Performance motor FS 2306 2400kv
Emax-usa.com
$71.96

Propellers

Gemfan Hurricane 51433-3 Tri-prop (2CW-2CCW) (5 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$3.29

FPV Camera

RunCam Swift Mini 2 Mr. Steele Edition (4 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$33.99

FPV Transmitter

RDQ Mach 3 Video Transmitter 25-1000mW VTX 2-6S - U.FL or MMCX (120 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$24.99

Antenna

Lumenier AXII Stubby 5.8GHz Antenna (RHCP) (230 builds)
Getfpv.com
$14.99

Receiver

FrSky XM+ SBUS 2.4GHz Mini ReceiverDefault Title (1406 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$12.99

Radio

FrSky Taranis Q X7 2.4GHz 16CH Transmitter (White) (217 builds)
Getfpv.com
$107.99

Goggles

FATSHARK HDO FPV GOGGLES (116 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$399.00

3D Printed

TBS Source One Accessory Kit (7 builds)
Brain3d.co
$32.00

Hardware

8 x M3 Knurled Standoff (1PC) - Choose Your Color & Size (5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35mm)Light Blue / 25mm (38 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$6.00

Misc Parts

Vifly Finder 2 Buzzer - Lost Drone Finder/Locater/Alarm (63 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$12.99

Video Receiver

ImmersionRC rapidFIRE w/ Analog PLUS Goggle Receiver Module (144 builds)
Getfpv.com
$149.99

Battery Charger

[CA$33.81 30% OFF] HTRC H4 DUO 20Wx2 2A 2CH 2S-4S AC Lipo Battery Charger RC Parts from Toys Hobbies and Robot on banggood.com
See Site

Soldering Iron

TS100 Portable Programmable Smart Soldering Iron (161 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$51.29
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