Cricket XL by WickedWingman on Armattan Productions

By zaniix on Aug 11, 2016

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This is the CRICKET 225 LONG on Armattan Productions that was designed by WickedWingman. So far this frame is awesome. 3d parts were designed by me. It is finally finished and I am very happy with it.

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Part List

Frame

Cricket 225L Stretched X 5in
Armattanproductions.com
$39.08

Flight Controller

OpenPilot CC3D Revolution ACRO V2 (17 builds)
Readytoflyquads.com
$18.00

ESCs

4 x Cicadas BLHeli S 20amp ESC (BB2 Version) (Out of Stock)
Armattanquads.com
$44.00

Motors

4 x BrotherHobby Tornado T1 2205 2300kv Brushless Motor (10 builds)
Getfpv.com
$79.96

FPV Camera

Mini 600tvl Sony Super HAD CCD FPV Camera
Multirotormania.com
$38.00

FPV Transmitter

Angry Beez FX799T 200mw 40 CH Video Transmitter (37 builds)
Fpvheadquarters.com
$34.99

Antenna

FOXEER 5.8G Circular Polarized Omni... (2 builds)
Hifpv.com
$9.99

Receiver

FrSKY Naked X4R-SB Receiver (19 builds)
Rotorgeeks.com
$36.44

Power Distribution

RROSD Pro Mini PDB (11 builds)
Rotorgeeks.com
$26.99
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WickedWingman   Aug 30, 2016  
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This frame is now available. Sick introductory price too.
http://armattanproductions.com/pages/kit_detail/394

WickedWingman   Aug 31, 2016 

Pulled temporarily to verify a dimension

WickedWingman   Sep 02, 2016 

back up.

moteasa   Aug 15, 2016  

any idea for frame weight without the 3D printed parts? just standoffs/bolts?

zaniix   Aug 15, 2016 

Not yet, there was a mistake when the frame was cut and the Top plate and CAM plates that showed up were 1mm instead of 1.5mm, they are sending me new ones. Right now its about 85g with he thinner plates including stand offs and screws, I also used CA glue on the edges that might have added a gram or two. I will post the weight of the frame with and without the TPU and then final weight once built. I would expect the weight to be under 90g with hardware.

moteasa   Aug 15, 2016 

Thanks. Also like to see how that VTX sets in the top plate with how the SMA sits.

zaniix   Aug 17, 2016 

The weight is 86.1g with hardware
you have the option of top plate mounting the vTX antenna or you can print out the part I made and send it out the back.

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