Shendrones Ultra Flaco with MaydayFPV Swag

By easymoneysniper on Nov 13, 2017

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Another build of my most favorite frame ever. This time I took it a step further than all other builds in the past and reduced the standoffs to a height of 15mm(nearly impossible!). This required the stack to be ultra low and the only FC that would sit low enough was the fortini F4-OSD so that is what the build was centered around. The reward though, is an incredibly tough, ultra heavy duty stretched racing frame at a weight of 280g. Yes, it is not the weight of a floss, but it takes head on gate hits, midairs and and even semi hard tree hits with no sweat. Everyone used to laugh at it because I would break an arm or bend standoffs easily, but now the common nickname it has received is " the snowplow" lol. Because I went with the fortini, I decided to try their new flagship vtx, the stealth race . Together, the fortini and stealth vtx make an awesome combo. It's a good bit smaller than the unify pro which is normally my go-to vtx, yet it can still take direct battery voltage and has a built in lc filter. With this setup smart audio is a breeze! All in all, I'm very satisfied with the outcome and will most likely be making modifications to my other flacos in the near future!

Also, big shoutout to MaydayFPV. He designed the amazing pod that allows this quad to accept micro cams and have an ultra low stack. Pod quality is amazing and I'm excited to see what he decides to design next.



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Amorthi   Dec 09, 2017  

Does your OSD display amperage correctly? Mine always displays ~30 amps, but the voltage works as expected. Looks like you didn't use the voltage plug from the 4 in 1, and instead used the pads? Thanks mate!

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