Big Red - First Build Overhaul

By fish on Mar 07, 2017

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First Build 2.0 :fire:

Heres the old: http://rotorbuilds.com/build/2168
The PDB built into the XR215 (old frame) got fried because its some cheap crap.
I did some research and fell in love with CJ5FPV's Force 210X. Absolutely loving it so far.
Honestly, for some cheap banggood motors and ESCs, they are holding up surprisingly well and have a decent amount of kick to them.
The only part that I would not recommend is the HS1185 camera. It is not the best absolutely terrible. If it is a sunny day, good luck seeing anything but white.

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Part List

Frame

Force 210X Unibody Frame Kit
Cj5fpv.com
$85.00

Flight Controller

X-Racer F303 Flight Controller (44 builds)
Fpvmodel.com
$28.19

ESCs

4X Racerstar RS30A V2 30A Blheli_S ESC OPTO 2-4S Support Oneshot42 Multishot 16.5 Dshot600 for RC Drone (89 builds)
Banggood.com
$53.57

Motors

4X Racerstar Racing Edition 2205 BR2205 2300KV 2-4S Brushless Motor For QAV250 ZMR250 RC Drone FPV Racing (76 builds)
Banggood.com
$27.99

Propellers

RaceKraft 5x4 Clear Tri-Blade (Set of 4 - Red) (2 builds)
Getfpv.com
$2.99

FPV Camera

Foxeer Mini FPV Camera 700TVL CMOS Super WDR 2.8mm Lens DC 5-17V IR Blocked Filter Plastic Case HS1185 For FPV Racing Drone Like (6 builds)
Amazon.com
$21.00

FPV Transmitter

Diatone SP3 Stackable VTX with OSD and 600mw, 200mw, 25mw Power Output - V1.3 (latest version)
Racedayquads.com
$34.99

Antenna

TBS Triumph 5.8 GHz Antenna - SMA (543 builds)
Fpvheadquarters.com
$39.95

Receiver

Flysky X6B 2.4G 6CH i-BUS PPM PWM Receiver for AFHDS i10 i6s i6 i6x i4x Transmitter (186 builds)
Banggood.com
$11.06

Batteries

Turnigy Graphene 1300mAh 4S 65C Lipo Pack w/XT60 (112 builds)
Hobbyking.com
$20.99

Power Distribution

Matek Mini Power HUB with BEC 5V & 12V
Cj5fpv.com
$6.00

Radio

FrSky Taranis QX7 ACCESS 2.4GHz RC Transmitter - Black or White (218 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$129.99

Goggles

Fat Shark Dominator V3 FPV Goggles (57 builds)
Getfpv.com
$299.99

HD Camera

GoPro HERO5 Session - Waterproof Digital Action Camera for Travel with 4K HD Video 10MP Photos (3 builds)
Amazon.com
$239.99

Misc Parts

LiPo Battery Sled Small
Cj5fpv.com
$6.00

Video Receiver

LaForge V4 Fatshark Module with Diversity Option - RMRC (6 builds)
Readymaderc.com
$69.99

Radio Module

FrSky R9M Transmitter Module (67 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$34.99

Battery Charger

TP4X610HV
Thunderpowerrc.com
See Site

Soldering Iron

Super Deal PRO 2in1 Soldering Station 862d+ SMD Hot Air Rework Station Soldering Iron Station LED Display W/4 Nozzle
Amazon.com
$53.89

Backpack

Sawtooth
Granitegear.com
$74.95

Misc Supplies

TrueRC True-Mox 915 Antenna (3 builds)
Getfpv.com
$19.99

Misc Supplies

IBCrazy 5.8GHz 7.5dbic Helical Goggle Mount
Getfpv.com
$17.99

Misc Supplies

VAS ION V2 5.8GHz SMA Antenna (RHCP)
Getfpv.com
$16.99
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