NettleHoppa! RCExplorer Mini-Tricopter v3

By TeaStorm on Dec 08, 2017

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Picked up this old frame on DroneJunkyard and fixed it up. Featuring the old Naze version of the FC with separate PDB layer. It may not be up-to-date (I may update it in the future) but it still is a fun little thing to follow up on my full size tricopter build.

Part List


Menu (3 builds)


4 x LittleBee 30A-S BlHeli-S PRO Naked BLHELI_S - (MUILTSHOT) (7 builds)


4 x DYS BE2208 2600KV Brushless Motor High Torque For RC Airplanes



FPV Camera

800TVL High Resolution HD FPV Various Focus Board Camera

FPV Transmitter

TBS UNIFY PRO 5G8 HV - RACE (SMA) (350 builds)


TBS Triumph 5.8GHz Antenna RHCP (SMA) (2 Pack) (207 builds)


FrSky X4RSB 3/16CH Telemetry Receiver Full Range (20 builds)


Turnigy Graphene 1500mAh 4S 65C LiPo Pack w/ XT60 (17 builds)
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delta_fpv   Dec 09, 2017  


Querk   Dec 08, 2017  

that carpet is giving me mad nostalgia

thumbtwiddler   Dec 08, 2017  

those googly eyes are top tier

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