Falcon 185 5"

By lazd on Feb 17, 2016

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Introducing Falcon 185. Carbon fiber HD camera mount. Lower SMA antenna mount. Wide motor mounts for extra protection. Velcro strap slots. Falcon 185 has every feature you ever wanted in Shrike, a simpler and more durable design than Mixsuko and Kreiger, and is lighter, shorter, and faster than all of them.

At 290g dry and 409g all up with a 4S 1000mAh, Falcon is light, but doesn't sacrifice durability in the process. Add a GoPro Session, and Falcon is ready for HD racing at only 486g.

Falcon 185 is available now at Multirotor Superstore, FPV Aces, and Drone Eclipse!

Visit falconmultirotors.com for details, photos, build guides, and more!

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Part List

Frame

Falcon 185 (10 builds)
Fpvheadquarters.com
$15.00

Flight Controller

Acro Naze 32 (Rev6)
Multirotorsuperstore.com
$24.99

ESCs

4 x 20A LittleBee ESC (24 builds)
Readytoflyquads.com
$44.00

Motors

4 x Cobra 2204 2300kv (11 builds)
Rotorgeeks.com
$83.96

Propellers

2 x 2x HQProp Quad-Blade Propeller - Black (5x4x4)
Getpropsman.com
$3.98

FPV Camera

Foxeer XAT600SM DC5V-22V 17*17mm 600tvl Sony Super HAD CCD Camera (5 builds)
Surveilzone.com
$14.99

FPV Transmitter

Hawkeye 200mw Race Band 32ch Video Transmitter (62 builds)
Multirotormania.com
$35.00

Receiver

FrSky X4R-SB Receiver (19 builds)
Fpvheadquarters.com
$26.99

Power Distribution

CloverLeaf PDB Pro V5 (7 builds)
Theflynoshop.com
$8.00

Power Distribution

Pololu 5V, 600mA Step-Down Voltage Regulator D24V6F5 (4 builds)
Pololu.com
$5.95

HD Camera

GoPro HERO6 Black (9 builds)
Getfpv.com
$399.99

HD Camera

GoPro HERO5 Session (197 builds)
Getfpv.com
$199.99

HD Camera

GoPro - HERO6 Black 4K Action Camera - black
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aliimam   Mar 15, 2016  

Just when I check out multirotor for this and don't find it, come back here to see it delayed! What happened? Will it also be available on armattanproduction.com?

lazd   Mar 15, 2016 

So the good news is I can ship your Falcon frame tomorrow. The bad news is the packaging and stickers are delayed, so you won't get those (and I can't send the frames out to the dealer without packaging).

Can you send me a direct message with your e-mail address? I'll get you hooked up.

Whiffles   Feb 26, 2016  

Did you put out another video racing somebody at that same warehouse? I think I saw that on reddit.

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Whiffles   Feb 27, 2016 

IRC and I go way back, but I just don't have a client I like anymore. I used mIRC for years before I switched to Mac, but after that I never found a decent alternative. Plus, I like the luxury of doing everything in my browser.

lazd   Feb 28, 2016 

That's fair, I guess I need to get it a chance. But then I'll see work stuff in the tabs right next to my play stuff... Kind of a buzz kill :P

Whiffles   Feb 29, 2016 

You're thinking about it the wrong way. What will it always look like you're doing in Slack at the desk? =D

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