By BUDLoNG on Jul 01, 2022

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This took a few weeks to build. It started with a gifted Diatone stack. I got ahead of myself during the build and ended up frying the esc.. many clouds of instant smoke. I bought a new esc with a bit more power and after hooking everything up I thought my fc was also fried. I got a replacement FC, but had the same issues...no leds and the sixty9 would bind but not connect to the fc.

After many days troubleshooting, it turned out I had crushed some pins in the harness of the Sixty9 and messed up both outputs 1 and 2 on the board itself. Fortunately there are extra outputs I remapped. I ended up tearing off the harness and direct soldering.
The led issue was just user error. I somehow used two burnt out leds strips.. the third attempty worked. I ended up using saddleLights. They easy to wire and super bright.
I decided on toilet tank so i can have an easy spot for gps. The stock battery straps fit on a 3s battery, but not a 4s 650 in that orientation. I had to get a longer strap from pyroDrone.

I've only flown over my house and compared to my whoops and micros this thing is Mothra. I definetly need to go somewhere with space. I barely touch the throttle on 4s and im giggly.

I went out to a business park early this am. This is my new favorite in big spaces. It feels light and powerful and locked. 17% throttle to hover.
I camed down out of a powerloop and lost video and crashed into the asphalt street. I bent a bell housing, cracked my antenna casing, and sheared off one of the screw heads. I replaced the arm screws with titanium, and I ordered a new motor. Im gonna using heat shrink for the antenna for the time being. The guts appear to be fine :)


Part List


2Fiddy Ultra Light Freestyle Frame (23 builds)
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Flight Controller

Diatone MAMBA F405 Mini MK2 FC (5 builds)


Diatone MAMBA F30 Mini Dshot600 4in1 ESC (3 builds)


4 x Ummagawd Aerolite 2004 2400kv Motor - Bronze/Gunmetal v1.2 (4 builds)
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Gemfan LR5126 5.1x.26x2 Bi-Blade 5" Prop 4 Pack - Choose Your Color (4 builds)

FPV Camera

CaddxFPV Ratel 2 Starlight Low Latency Micro Size Freestyle FPV Camera (79 builds)

FPV Transmitter

TBS Crossfire Sixty9 (18 builds)


Foxeer Lollipop V4 Omnidirectional Antenna (6 builds)

Misc Parts

TinysLEDs SaddleLites V2 RGB LED (1PC)

Misc Parts

TBS M8.2 GPS GLONASS Module (53 builds)
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