The Ugly Duckling

By jamesnater on Jul 01, 2017

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Now with TBS Crossfire Micro rx!


Part List


iFlight RACER iX5 200mm FPV Racing Quadcopter Frame Kit (13 builds)

Flight Controller

Flip32 F4 (Revo Pin Header edition) V2 (21 builds)


4 x EMAX D-SHOT Bullet Series 30A ESC (BLHELI_S) (59 builds)


4 x EMAX RS2306 Black Editions RaceSpec Motor 2400KV (19 builds)


EMAX AVAN-R PROPELLER - 5 SET BULK - 10 CW + 10 CCW (22 builds)

FPV Camera

Foxeer Monster 16:9 FPV Cam 1200tvl (3 builds)

FPV Transmitter

AKK X1P 5.8Ghz 25mW/200mW/600mW Switchable FPV AV Transmitter with Pigtail for FPV Racing Drone (17 builds)


Wolfwhoop 5.8GHz 5DBi High Gain Circular Polarized Four Leaf Clover Antenna for Professional Racing Drone Set-2pc RP-SMA Male Fo (3 builds)


TBS Crossfire Micro RX V2 (287 builds)


10 x G+PLUS 1300mAh 14.8V 4S 100C Li-Po Battery (8 builds)

Power Distribution

Matek Systems HUBOSD8-SE 9-27V PDB W/ STOSD8-SE 5V&10V Dual BEC for RC Drone (37 builds)

Misc Parts

4 PCS Realacc M3*7+4.5 Flight Controller Anti-Vibration Fixed Screws for RC Drone FPV Racing (49 builds)

Misc Parts

2 x Motor Soft Mount Silicone Pad w/ 3M Backing (Set of 4) (22 builds)

Misc Parts

Lumenier Skitzo GoPro Session Mount (25 degrees)
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Third Eye FPV   Jul 20, 2017  

How's those Avan props? Worth the $?

jamesnater   Jul 24, 2017 

In my case yes, with the tune and all, it doesn't seem to eat up more battery/flight time than the cyclone T5045C props I was using before. Plus it literally feels like flying on rails!!!

Querk   Jul 02, 2017  

needs more zip ties

jamesnater   Jul 05, 2017 

I just need to make a top plate out of zipties only. ;-)

Querk   Jul 05, 2017 

My life is ziptied together

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