By AnderFPV on Aug 07, 2020

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I won the Megabat frame in a raffle. I was origonaly ganna use a Radix Li and a Hobbywing 4-1 but the esc did not fit into the Megabat frame. I used a HGLRC stack that I had laying around to build this rig. With no tuning it flys well. I don't really trust the HGLRC stack so I haven't done any fancy flying with it. SInce 1925kv is quite high for a 7 inch I added a motor output limit. So on 6s the kv is 1500 and on 4s its the full 1925kv. I took a risk and used a rubber band as a battery strap, so far it has held up well. I am amazed at how much more adgile this frame is compared to my other quads. It is also by far the lightest 7 inch I've ever flown. I would highly recomend this frame to anyone that enjoys some backyard flying. This is not really a bando ripper or a long range rig.


Part List


RACER X FPV MEGABAT 7" Lightweight Frame Kit - Blue

Flight Controller

HGLRC Forward F4 MINI Flight Control 20x20mm 2-6S for FD445 FD435 Stack


HGLRC FD35A 4in1 ESC BL32 3-6S for FD435 stack




HQ Prop 7x4.5x2 Durable Bi-Blade 7" Prop 4 Pack - Grey (2 builds)

FPV Camera

Runcam Micro Swift 3 4:3 600TVL CCD Mini FPV Camera 2.1mm/2.3mm PAL/NTSC OSD Configuration (27 builds)

FPV Transmitter

TBS UNIFY PRO32 NANO 5G8 (243 builds)


Foxeer Micro Lollipop FPV Antenna 5.8G 2.5dBi High Gain - u.Fl - RHCP (7 builds)


TBS Crossfire Nano Rx - FPV LONG RANGE DRONE RECEIVER (759 builds)


CNHL MiniStar 1250mAh 22.2V 6S 70C Lipo Battery XT60 Plug for RC Drone FPV Racing (22 builds)


FrSky 2.4GHz ACCST TARANIS X9D PLUS Digital Telemetry Radio System (Mode 1) (63 builds)


Fat Shark Dominator HD3 Core FPV Goggles (72 builds)

HD Camera

GoPro HERO7 Black Action Camera (86 builds)

Video Receiver

LaForge V3 Fat Shark Receiver Module (2 builds)

Radio Module

TBS Crossfire TX LITE - Long Range R/C Transmitter (30 builds)

Battery Charger

Prophet Sport Plus 50W AC/DC Charger (DYNC2010CA)

Soldering Iron

TS100 Portable Programmable Smart Soldering Iron (178 builds)


FPV Session Backpack with Laptop Compartment (2 builds)
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