Drift Kwad Buggy Thing

By kwadkenstine on Jan 14, 2021

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Um er , I know its not a quad.
It actually works , sort of, not much good in dirt and i have some work to do on power delivery .
But so far i have foward reverse and with a bit o resource remap nad mixing in the remote i have steering coupled with yaw.
This is a work in progress .
Cheers

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Jodie Froster   Jan 17, 2021  

I have this fear that without gear reduction you will need a very low kv. Maybe some of the old 2212's from the DJI phantom aftermarket era motors? The ones for 9 and 10 inch props, that come in the 700kv range? I have no idea how low you need to go, what kv are you running? How do they perform? also: I would start with the smallest tires possible just to keep the torque load on the motor low (in hopes that it will work at all). Does it drive on a smooth surface? Off road?

kwadkenstine   Jan 19, 2021 

Hi , It motivates as is , but yes different motors or a planetary gear system would be better . But i have to do some mixing and what knot to bring it under control , and yes i will post a crash real . but here are some pics of my drone motor powered crawler (2212 950kv).

butcher51   Jan 16, 2021  
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I'm just building a similar thing with 6 wheels, drone motors in the wheels but I build a planetary gearbox in the wheels for bigger torque and lower speed :D https://i.imgur.com/DMrTwlW.png

RotorHead   Jan 16, 2021  
1

Are you familiar with swapping ball-bearings and bells? Our motors are not made for this, but anyway cool build.

jdmkramer   Jan 15, 2021  
1

masterpiece! must see in action!

rAge FPV   Jan 15, 2021  
1

lol i love it :)

Kstone   Jan 15, 2021  
2

Please tell me that at some point, you'll make a buggy that can transform into a quad and back!

Jodie Froster   Jan 15, 2021  
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So cool man! I wanna see video! Even if it's performance is bad, or has problems, pleaase show us!!!!!!

OptimaZe   Jan 15, 2021  
2

Love this! Definitely need some video :)

soothcoder   Jan 15, 2021  
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I see some bent motor axles in your near future.

Jayembee67   Jan 14, 2021  
3

Good lord. You really can't be safely left alone, can you? Look what you've gone and done now?! Absolutely brilliant.

Etolier   Jan 14, 2021  
1

woah

BUDLoNG   Jan 14, 2021  
1

awesome!!

GrannyG   Jan 14, 2021  
2

we need video of this crazyness :)

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