Apex d'Solaire

By solaireFPV on Sep 12, 2018

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Pinnacle of the Sun. Perfect.

TBRC Apex V2. First true wang build.

So this...project...has been a long long long time in the making. And maybe for good reason? I dunno any more.

All I know is that someone (he knows who) challenged me to finish this before a weekend hiatus to fly quads in a spooper secret location or I owed him beer. The usual...All day IPA...goddammit.

Anywhoo...here she is. My Apex, as well built as anyone with an absolute hatred for arts and crafts and who can't even draw a straight line! All in all, she turned out lovely! I had planned this build to use an Immersion RC Tramp with nfc tag (very nice) for video settings and some other choice components I had lying around, including the 2306-2450kv BH R6 motor, turnigy plush esc, and a Tiny (s)Led! Just fill in missing components, plenty of missing glue, laminate, covering iron, patience, and general wing building know how (thanks wrckit, jleyland (FU), FrankDubbs (FU2), and ToroFPV for their wise ideas about building) ((Also thanks to associated members of both Safety Third and FPVChat Slack channels for rooting me on for this)).

She's pretty much done at this point (9/5/18) and just needs to have the RX and vtx embedded in the foam before I seal it all up again (laminating is probably my most favorite part to hate) and maidening her all in one go.

DONE. MAIDENED. I'm Addicted.
Update: Clip of flight and first crash https://drive.google.com/open?id=1QaIztH_rGy5boE31r9oiDYzGSbuMhyi-

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Fufalump   Sep 12, 2018  
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awesome first build man. you did a great

solaireFPV   Sep 12, 2018 
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TY bb

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