BetaFPV Mosquito!?

By ExplodingEvo on Aug 29, 2021

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I saw this frame and was stoked to try it out. I put my very first quad (an Newbeedrone acrobee) back into service after sitting on the shelf for a while (it had been replaced by the Meteor65 Acro). But being a spoiled child of digital FPV I wanted something better. I saw a video where someone (99% sure it was Albert Kim) talk about the bt 2.0 connector and the 450mah betafpv 1s lipos, so I figured I'd make a mosquto that used those. I picked up a c02 camera (which had better quality) and the betafpv 1s board without the built in receiver (b/c I was using tracer at the time) and built it up. I found if I filed out the holes in the bottom of the frame, I didn't even have to solder like i did with the Newbeedrone motors! The 1102 Betafpv motors give you way more power as well.

It is a brilliant pocket quad and hilariously fun. 450mah 1s lipos give you a great flight time and surprising power. the c02 camera has way better quality than what I have on my meteor65 and definitely better than the nbd camera. I prefer it with triblades. I have plenty of bite since we're open prop with this frame. I'll be replacing tracer with a happymodel tiny expressLRS receiver on Monday


Part List


NewBeeDrone Mosquito Frame

Flight Controller

F4 1S AIO Brushless Flight Controller (7 builds)


BETAFPV 4pcs 1102 18000KV Brushless Motor 1S FPV Motor for 1S Brushless Micro Whoop Drone Like Meteor75 1S Brushless FPV Micro D


BETAFPV Gemfan 16pcs 40mm 3-Blade Props with 1.0mm Shaft for 75mm Frame Tiny Whoop Drone like Beta75 Pro 2 etc (4 builds)

FPV Camera

C02 FPV Micro Camera (3 builds)


ImmersionRC RapidFire Goggle Receiver Module (176 builds)


Happymodel 2.4g ExpressLRS EP2 RX Receiver module (20 builds)


BETAFPV 4pcs BT2.0 450mAh 1S Battery 4.35V 30C/60C FPV Lipo with BT2.0 Connector for FPV Tiny Whoop 1S Brushless Whoop Drone Lik


Fat Shark Dominator HDO2 OLED FPV Goggles (55 builds)

HD Camera

GoPro HERO5 Session (295 builds)

Radio Module

ImmersionRC Ghost RC System

Battery Charger

ISDT Q8 500W 20A 1-8S DC Smart Charger (13 builds)

Battery Charger

RDQ Power Supply - 400w/16.7a/24v - Plug and Play for ISDT Chargers and Others (5 builds)

Soldering Iron

Hakko FX888D-23BY, 599B-02 Soldering Station with 599B Tip Cleaner, Blue/Gold (17 builds)


NewBeeDrone Tool Kit (7 builds)


AstroAI Multimeter 2000 Counts Digital Multimeter with DC AC Voltmeter and Ohm Volt Amp Tester ; Measures Voltage, Current, Resi


ETHIX Backpack Projekt Mr. Steele Rucksack (3 builds)


iFlight Crystal HD Patch 5.8GHz RP-SMA Antenna for DJI - LHCP - Choose Your Design (2 builds)


VIFLY ShortSaver V2 Smart Smoke Stopper Electronic Fuse to Detect and Prevent Short-Circuit and Overload, Power Switch for Recei (8 builds)

Misc Supplies

Blu-Tack Reusable Adhesive 75g

Misc Supplies

Star brite Liquid Electrical Tape - LET Black 1 oz Tube (084154)
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