Source One v3 7" HD Deadcat - DJI Air Unit

By wrong17 on Jul 02, 2021

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This build is inspired by the multi color TPU 3D printing that I started to do. I used my favorite platform, the TBS Source One v3 frame with 7" deadcat arms.

Maiden Flight

3D Printing the TPU Parts:

I used Cura v 4.9.1 to slice the STL files and for the filament change (Extensions > Post Processing > Modify G-Code > Filament Change).
Since I only have a single printhead 3D printer, I have a manually switch filaments every time I change colors. So, it took a while to print some of these parts.

When printing with a .3 layer height, here are the specific layers where I changed the filament colors.
It is very important that you set the layer height to .3 or else the numbers I list below will not work for you.

TBS_Source_One_Arm_Protector_1_SLIM v11 Done.stl
07 Black
09 Blue
16 Black
18 Green
30 Black
32 Blue

9 Black
11 Blue
16 Black
18 Green

XT60 v4 GPS.stl
35 black
37 blue
62 black
64 green
90 black
92 blue
132 black
134 green

Squirt GP 25deg Mount v17.stl
22 Black
24 Blue
41 Black
43 Green


Part List


RDQ Source One V3 7" Long Range Frame - 6mm V0.2 DeadCat Arms (12 builds)

Flight Controller

Hobbywing XRotor Micro 3-6S 30x30 Stack/Combo (F4 FC / 32Bit 60A 4in1 ESC) (13 builds)


4 x EMAX ECO II 2807 Brushless Motor - 1300KV (2 builds)


HQProp DP 7X3.5X3 V1S PC Propeller (Set of 4) (5 builds)

FPV Camera

DJI Digital HD FPV Air Unit (228 builds)


iFlight Albatross 5.8GHz LHCP RP-SMA FPV Antennas (Set of 2pcs) (3 builds)


TBS Crossfire Nano RX Special Edition FPV LONG RANGE DRONE RECEIVER (93 builds)


Team BlackSheep TBS TANGO 2 V3 PRO RC RADIO (65 builds)


DJI Digital HD FPV Goggles (96 builds)

3D Printed

TBS Source One v3 HD Kit w/ XT60 Antenna GPS Mount - Caddx Vista Nebula Pro Holder - GoPro 5/6/7 & 9 Mount by wrong17
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HD Camera

GoPro HERO8 Black - Waterproof Action Camera with Touch Screen 4K Ultra HD Video 12MP Photos 1080p Live Streaming Stabilization (19 builds)

HD Camera

GoPro Hero7 Black — Waterproof Action Camera with Touch Screen 4K Ultra HD Video 12MP Photos 720p Live Streaming Stabiliza (14 builds)

HD Camera

BETAFPV Naked GoPro Hero 6 Black for Beta95X Cinewhoop Drone Quadcopter


2 x Drone Tools for - RaceDayQuads (2 builds)

Misc Parts

DJI FPV Goggles Air Unit MMCX elbow to SMA Cable Part 07

Misc Parts

TBS M8-2 GPS Glonass

Battery Charger

HOTA D6 PRO Charger AC200W DC650W 15A (8 builds)

Soldering Iron

TS100 Portable Programmable Smart Soldering Iron (241 builds)


Lowepro QuadGuard BP X3 - Drone Backpack for 4 FPV Quad Racing Drones and 15" Laptop w/Exterior Mounts (Black)


iFlight Crystal HD Patch and Stubby 5.8GHz RP-SMA Antenna Set for DJI - LHCP - Carbon


FuriousFPV Smart Power Case V2
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