6" Flynoceros Æther

By mavrick on Nov 07, 2017

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6.5" capable, ultra-light weight racing/freestyle rig


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Beastie Builds   Dec 11, 2017  

What do you think of those Hawksky Motors? Are they high quality? Thinking about picking some up.

mavrick   Feb 28, 2018 

The second batch seem to be good - the first batch had a quality issue which they made good on

Booda3000   Feb 09, 2018  

Very nice. What's the weight this?

mavrick   Feb 28, 2018 

About 320g w/o battery

K24cl9   Nov 12, 2017  

What kind of flight time do you get on this?

mavrick   Nov 13, 2017 

It depends on how aggressive I am with the throttle and which props I'm using. If I'm flying very aggressively, 3 minutes on 1500mah 4s with the 6045x3, and maybe 4 minutes with 6040x2

But, I've flown/cruised upwards of 5-6 minutes on 4s 1500mah with 6040x2 and 6-8 minutes on 4s 2200mah with the 6045x3.

I think 5s 1800 would be the sweet spot. This baby comes alive on 5s

mavrick   Nov 13, 2017 

Oh damn, I thought you were asking about my Sköll build. Honestly, the 6" Æther is dead right now and needs to be rebuilt. I ran her hard for two weekends at the races - I never really did any long range / extended flights.

I'm guessing because of the stupid light weight, and 6"... you'd expect the flight times I posted above, plus a minute or two.

K24cl9   Nov 13, 2017 

Awesome, thanks man!

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