EzSqueezCheez 5"

By e_z_chee_z on Mar 24, 2018

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Building another 5" on a cheap amazon frame.


Part List


iFlight RACER iX5 V2 5 inch 210mm Low Ride FPV Quadcopter Frame Kit Carbon Fiber with Battery Protector Plate (ix5 v2)

Flight Controller

RTF Freestyle Flight controller v1.5 (23 builds)


30A D-Shot Detonator "4IN1" ESC BLHELI_S - (MUILTSHOT) (5 builds)


4 x DYS Samguk Series Wei 2207 2300KV 3-4S Brushless Motor (73 builds)


HQ Prop 5x4.3x3 V1S Tri-Blade 5" Prop 4 Pack - Choose Your ColorBlue (354 builds)

FPV Camera

RunCam FPV Camera Micro Swift 2 2.1mm Lens OSD 5-36V FOV 160 Degree CCD NTSC IR Blocked for Racing Drone Quadcopter (Orange)

FPV Transmitter

AKK X2 5.8Ghz 0.01mW/25mW/200mW/500mW/800mW Switchable FPV Transmitter Compatible with Betaflight OSD FC (4 builds)


Lumenier Pagoda 2 5.8GHz FPV Antenna (RHCP)


FrSky XM+ 2.4GHz Micro ReceiverDefault Title (1149 builds)


FrSky Taranis QX7 ACCESS 2.4GHz RC Transmitter - Choose Your Color (263 builds)


Eachine VR006 VR-006 3 Inch 500*300 Display 5.8G 40CH Mini FPV Goggles Build in 3.7V 500mAh Battery (3 builds)

HD Camera

Lightdow Action Camera 4K WiFi Ultra HD Waterproof 30M Sports Camcorder with 170° Sony Sensor, 2 Batteries and Mounting Acce
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Misc Parts

Hobbypark 10PCS Aluminum M3x25mm Standoff Spacer Female-Female Round Column RC Drone Parts DIY Black (3 builds)

Misc Parts

Foxeer 1.8mm FPV Lens

Battery Charger

ISDT Q6 Pro BattGo 300W 14A Battery Balance Charger (62 builds)

Soldering Iron

Weller WLC100 40-Watt Soldering Station (9 builds)


RDQ 9 Piece Drone Racing Tool Kit (8 builds)

Misc Supplies


Misc Supplies

TrueRC X-AIR 5.8GHz Crosshair Antenna (RHCP) (4 builds)
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Ruxys   Apr 12, 2018  

why did you choose the 2300kv version?

e_z_chee_z   Apr 12, 2018 

What version would you have gotten? I was just going off a recommendation

Ruxys   Apr 12, 2018 

2700, but thats my opinion just because stew had those. idk whats better. looking at the hawk 5 seems like 2300kv motors are still good too

Currently   Mar 26, 2018  

Was this the one that replaced the one that fell into a river? :)

e_z_chee_z   Mar 29, 2018 

Lol yup. I already broke the frame though. Turns out counter sinking your screws on 2mm carbon really creates a weak spot. So I transplanted all the parts to a uav 210

Whiffles   Mar 29, 2018 

Wow, rought start to the hobby. At least you're persisting! Eventually you'll have a couple working quads to choose from ;)

JC250   Mar 24, 2018  

how have the motors been so far. Some say that u cant trust the qc of these motors but i cant find a single incident of it on the internet

e_z_chee_z   Mar 25, 2018 

I havnt flown more than 50 packs but i think its all bullshit. people just like to brag about their expensive motors. although in this set they sent me a blank prop nut lol

QuadStar Drones   Mar 25, 2018 

You can't beat those for the $. Same reason I love my eachine ev800d goggles. Nobody can tell me fatshark is worth the $, unless you are worried about low profile looks. Not here. I'll take the money I saved and build another quad!

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