4'' Cherry Bomb

By UnderDawg on May 03, 2017

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I lost my last 4'' quad about three months ago to the tree gods.....and now it's time to build another.
The Flycolor Raptor was definitely a joy to build with. All I had to solder were motor wires and power leads as the Mini Runcam, TBS Unify Pro and the receiver were all plug-in play with the supplied Flycolor cables. I will definitely build with this setup again if the FC holds up to my abuse.


Part List


RotorX Atomic Fox 5" Quad/Quadcopter Freestyle Titanium Center Plate Carbon Fiber Frame (6 builds)

Flight Controller

Flycolor Raptor 4-in1 F390 30A + F3 Flight Controller + 5V 12V BEC + OSD (4 builds)


4 x BrotherHobby Tornado T1 1407 3600kv Brushless Motor (193 builds)

FPV Camera

Runcam Swift Mini 130 Degree 2.5mm FPV Camera Build in OSD PAL/NTSC Orange/Black 22*22mm RC Drone (59 builds)

FPV Transmitter

TBS Unify Pro HV 5G8 - Race (SMA) (539 builds)


FuriousFPV Micro U.FL Antenna (Red) - Ultra Small - Ultra Clear (2 builds)


FM800 2.4G 8CH Receiver Support SBUS CPPM Compatible with FUTABA FASST for RC Multirotor (3 builds)


Turnigy Graphene 800mAh 3S 45C-90C Lipo Battery Pack w/XT60


FrSky ACCST Taranis Q X7 2.4GHz 16CH Mode 2 Transmitter Blue Orange for RC FPV Racing Drone (198 builds)

HD Camera

Caddx Turtle V2 Mini/Micro FPV Camera / HD DVR 1080P 60 FPS Recorder - Choose Your Color (51 builds)

HD Camera


HD Camera

GoPro Hero5 Session (197 builds)

HD Camera

GoPro HERO5 Session (197 builds)

HD Camera

Quelima SQ12 Mini 1080P FHD DVR Camera 155 Degree FOV Loop-cycle Recording Night Vision (8 builds)

Misc Parts

Atom V3 Canopy for RunCam Swift Mini FPV Cam/Camera 3D printed In TPU(30 degree)
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Rookrider   Dec 28, 2017  

what flight time where you getting

UnderDawg   Dec 28, 2017 

Between 3.5 and 4 min. on a 850, 4s battery.

BQE   May 12, 2017  

yeah those raptors are under-appreciated. I have one in my BQE 210 build and it's so clean.

UnderDawg   May 12, 2017 

Yeah, I really like it as well. I have another in the mail for the build I'm working on now.

BQE   May 12, 2017 

awesome. what frame? I was supposed to have flycolor 20mm x 20mm towers on the way but they have been stalling.

UnderDawg   May 12, 2017 

I'm gonna do a Race Frog build. The frame should be here tomorrow.

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