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Offline apollo7

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Show us your quadcopters !
« on: September 08, 2017, 16:40:11 »
Thought it might be a nice idea to have a thread, show us your quad (pics), so to start the ball rolling here is my all but finished TBS 500 clone, this will be my fpv rig, not into high speed weaving in and out of tight spots so gone with Sunnysky 2212 980kv, 30 amp simonk esc`s dji 9x4.5 props and Naza m V2, will be using 4s power<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />

So dont be shy, feel free to post up pics of your quadcopters
« Last Edit: September 09, 2017, 16:49:57 by apollo7 »
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Re: Show us your quad
« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2017, 16:46:20 »
You are joking right? I am gonna need a wider lense

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Re: Show us your quad
« Reply #2 on: September 08, 2017, 18:02:36 »
lense?

Im gonna need a wider topic......

and every fecker else is gonna need wider monitors :shrug:
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Re: Show us your quad
« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2017, 20:11:11 »
The old blade 350qx3



and Emax 280 (3s) and Emax X4 (4s)



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Re: Show us your quad
« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2017, 20:47:05 »
I had the 350 qx3, it was a good quad at the time, sold it when i got the P3
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Re: Show us your quad
« Reply #5 on: September 08, 2017, 22:43:50 »
Cracking thread, Apollo. I';ve got a hangar full of quads, but here';s me with my Potensic in Carbis Bay  :smiley:

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Re: Show us your quad
« Reply #6 on: September 09, 2017, 08:58:42 »
The TBS clone is about finished  :cool:
Now fitted the 2 camera`s, we have the Amkov 5000 HD action camera and an eashine TX03 25/50/200 DVR unit for FPV<br /><br /><br /><br />
I also sorted out a niggle on the TX, i forgot i had a bit of mix from when it was set up for glider, so got rid of that, and lowered the gains, spent ages trawling the net to find a very good starting point
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Re: Show us your quad
« Reply #7 on: September 09, 2017, 10:48:50 »
Quad';s only?
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DJI Mavic Pro
Tarot 680 Pro Hex
450 (Flamewheel clone) x 4
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Re: Show us your quad
« Reply #8 on: September 09, 2017, 11:20:49 »
Quad';s only?
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No Harm sneaking the odd Hex in, i have an S550 that is for sale going cheap might put a pic of that<br /><br />
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Re: Show us your quad
« Reply #9 on: September 09, 2017, 13:05:09 »
Here is another of my Quads, my Daughter asked what i would like for Xmas pressie, so i got this, bit of a bugger to control but not crashed it yet, the JJRC Elfie<br /><br /><br /><br />
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Re: Show us your quad
« Reply #10 on: September 09, 2017, 16:46:15 »
Here';s both my quads, been working on them

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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #11 on: September 09, 2017, 16:51:02 »
I have just emended the title of this thread for obvious reasons :tongue:
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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #12 on: September 10, 2017, 10:29:12 »
Here';s one of mine:)




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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #13 on: September 10, 2017, 10:48:54 »



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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #14 on: September 10, 2017, 11:30:09 »
OK.....so if I restrict it to what I can literally pick-up, slap a battery in a go outside and fly right this instant it';d be.....
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My trusty "takes a kickin and keeps on flippin" ZMR250
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My TwinBoard 250 design (a flying tank)
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My Reaper v.2
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My Reaper v.1 (yer I know I got those two in the wrong order)
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My latest design the "220Dasher"
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and finally My oldest and biggest frame design called simply the "H-copter"

.... on a side note, my missus just caught me carrying all those into the livingroom in one go so I could get better light, I could see her mentally counting how many I was holding and her scowl got deeper the more she totted up..... Im so gonna have to buy her a new pair of shoes now<sigh> :sweating:
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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #15 on: September 10, 2017, 16:44:32 »
I no longer have this one but it was a superb first GPS quad, i only sold it after i got my Phantom P3s
this was my Blade 350 qx3<br /><br />
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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #16 on: September 12, 2017, 16:45:02 »
I have just emended the title of this thread for obvious reasons :tongue:
Haha, just a bit of banter

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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #17 on: September 12, 2017, 18:28:53 »
Here';s a piccy of my little one lol
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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #18 on: November 18, 2017, 15:05:43 »
I've never had all my multirotors unpacked and sitting together before, So I thought "Hey, Here's the perfect excuse". I decided to omit any from this picture that couldn't have, at most, props and a Li-Po adding to be flyable, I've got quite a few that are stalled mid rebuild or new builds that I haven't had time to finish off yet, But as it stands I still count 15 working multirotors at the minute...... And that's probabbly enough for most people. :)



Going through them by size there is.....

An Eachine E010,
An Eachine E011,
An Eachine Q80 and a Q90,
A 100mm "Aggress",
An X112 on 3",
A pair of Liantian LT130 (One setup for the Li-Po on top, and the other underslung),
An Outlaw 180 on 5" props,
A couple of Martians. One is a 220 with 2205's on 5", And the others a 250 running 2403's on 6",
A Q250 with onboard DVR (And the worst CMOS camera ever..... Soon to go in the rebuild pile),
A Diatone 250FPV that I built from used spares I had kicking around (And flies much nicer than the specs would suggest !),
A Q330 that I added longer front arms to so I could run 9" folding props. Flies fine LOS, But I still havn't got around to finishing the servo tilt setup on it,
And the Q450 Hex camera platform (When I get around to it I'm going to DIY a folding Y6 frame for it with a raised camera gimble mount because it doesn't get much airtime due to being too big and ungainly to get in my car ! :) ).

So, That's my currently airworthy fleet.
On top of those there's also a Q280 I've been meaning to finish for about a year, It's going to have a reasonable CCD camera on it and an onboard DVR. There's also a Thorax Mini hex I've been putting off because the motors I originally got for it would have been able to suck 120A full whack. It would have been insanely quick, But it would also be able to puff packs instantly !!!! I've just got a set of 1806's to go on it that should bring it down to a much more manageable 60A. Oh, And almost forgot the pair of Quanum Trifecta tricopter frames I got ages back. I built one of them up and stumbled on how to control a servo from the clone F3 I'm intending to use. I'll revisit that one day........ Once I get time. :)
I need a pay rise........ Though I'd settle for a reduction in the amount of hours I need to work to get the same money.

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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #19 on: November 20, 2017, 01:42:07 »
Only have 3 flying at the moment, I’ve also got a lumenier qav250 and a fossilstuff gravity 280 gathering dust, but flying wise I’ve got my favourite 5 inch alien

Armattan scx200



And a banggood frame 2 inch(can’t remember the name!). Think it’s an elf95! Here it is with its batteries in my old fat shark goggles case!




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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #20 on: November 25, 2017, 19:52:17 »
Here is a pic of my superb AQ 600 folding quad, big sunnysky motors 40amp esc`s and Naza M v1<br /><br />
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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #21 on: November 25, 2017, 20:29:46 »
http://i860.photobucket.com/albums/ab163/Bazkelly/IMG_20170817_204850.jpg
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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #22 on: December 04, 2017, 08:24:27 »
My Phantom P3s, the underside pic shows the motor brace plates due to the start of hairline cracks<br /><br /><br /><br />
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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #23 on: December 04, 2017, 17:32:18 »
My poor chameleon...




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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #24 on: December 04, 2017, 18:42:47 »
ouchiiiieeeeee
Wasdale X, Ow that hurt

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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #25 on: December 04, 2017, 19:42:09 »
 that's really going to sting.….. :cry
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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #26 on: December 04, 2017, 21:30:18 »
My poor chameleon...




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That went in hard... Ouch
Why use 4 motors when you can use 6?

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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #27 on: December 04, 2017, 23:04:47 »
That went in hard... Ouch
nar, nothin wrong with that, bit of t-cut will polish that ou............

....not really

....thas fecked :whistling:
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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #28 on: December 05, 2017, 05:04:57 »

My poor chameleon...


Any excuse to get a Rooster frame :laugh:

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Re: Show us your quadcopters !
« Reply #29 on: December 05, 2017, 08:21:50 »
Any excuse to get a Rooster frame :laugh:

Haha - it never crossed my mind!

I’ve just posted a warranty claim with armattan, I broke the bottom plate too!


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