Quad Mk.5

By troyle on Jan 21, 2021

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Simple enough build. I wanted to make this as clean as possible.
All wires are nicely curled and at the shortest length with a small amount of slack
Motor wires have a nice nylon mesh sleeve
Motor skids give enough clearance for the immortal T antenna mounted on the belly

First quad with crossfire too so will be fun to play with that once winter is over.
Also added a microphone under the FPV camera (Just visible in the first pic)

Extra 3D printed parts:

  • Internal VTX antenna mount
  • Go Pro 20 Degree Couch (Designed by me)
  • Motor Skids (Made a bit taller)

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Part List

Frame

RDQ Source One V3 5" Freestyle Frame - 4mm V0.3 Arms (17 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$26.95

Flight Controller

30.5x30.5mm MAMBA F405 DJI F4 Flight Controller 3-6S OSD MPU6000 Compatible DJI FPV Air Unit for RC Drone FPV Racing (2 builds)
Banggood.com
$20.99

ESCs

Diatone Mamba F50 PRO 50A 6S DSHOT1200 4-in-1 ESC (17 builds)
Getfpv.com
$44.99

Motors

4 x iFlight XING X2207 1700KV 1800KV 2450KV 2750KV 2-6S Brushless Motor for RC FPV Racing Drone (47 builds)
Banggood.com
$79.96

Propellers

Gemfan Hurricane 51499 Propeller (Set of 4 - Choose Color) (20 builds)
Getfpv.com
$2.99

FPV Camera

Caddx Ratel 1/1.8'' Starlight HDR OSD 1200TVL NTSC/PAL 16:9/4:3 Switchable 1.66mm/2.1mm Lens FPV camera For RC Drone (120 builds)
Banggood.com
$37.18

FPV Transmitter

Rush Tank II Ultimate 5.8GHZ VTX w/ SmartAudio (3 builds)
Phaserfpv.com.au
$45.31

Antenna

TBS TRIUMPH PRO (SMA RHCP) (14 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$19.95

Receiver

TBS Crossfire Nano Rx - FPV LONG RANGE DRONE RECEIVER (954 builds)
Team-blacksheep.com
$24.95

Radio

FrSky Taranis X-Lite Pro 2.4GHz 24CH ACCESS ACCST D16 Radio Transmitter Longer Telemetry Range for RC Drone (20 builds)
Banggood.com
$199.99

Goggles

FatShark Scout 4 Inch 1136x640 NTSC/PAL Auto Selecting Display FPV Goggles Video Headset Bulit-in Battery DVR (8 builds)
Banggood.com
$199.99

Radio Module

TBS CROSSFIRE NANO TX (8 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$69.95

Soldering Iron

UY CHAN Upgraded Original TS100 Digital OLED Programmable Pocket-size Smart Mini Outdoor Portable Soldering Iron Station Kit Emb (218 builds)
Amazon.com
$72.98
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