California Quads FB-01 Tekko32 XSRF4O

By yds on Jun 28, 2018

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California Quads FB-01 Tekko32 XSRF4O

Since the XSRF4O does not have a BEC, both the FPV camera and the FC are powered from the the VTX's 5V@1A SBEC. This could be improved with powering the FPV camera from Vbat. There may be enough 5V juice left over to add some LEDs.

For an even cleaner build, the Matek VTX is mounted into the rear standoffs. The wiring mess went between the ESC and FC. Both the 4in1 ESC and the FC are softmounted using 2.5mm O-rings on 24mm long M3 bolts which reach to just under the top plate. The XSRF40 has M4 openings for complete vibration isolation from the mounting bolts using silicon M4-to-M3 inserts.

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Part List

Frame

California Quads FB-01Racing Frame (3 builds)
Pirofliprc.com
$34.99

Flight Controller

FrSky XSRF4O Flight Controller with FrSky XSR Receiver
Headsuphobby.com
$46.95

ESCs

Holybro Tekko32 35A 3-6S Blheli 32 4 In 1 Brushless ESC support Telemetry for FPV Racing 30.5x30.5mm (105 builds)
Banggood.com
$59.58

Motors

4 x (12 builds)
Banggood.com
See Site

Propellers

10 Pairs Racerstar 5048 5x4.8x3 3 Blade Racing Propeller 5.0mm Mounting Hole for FPV Racer (24 builds)
Banggood.com
$4.99

Propellers

2 Pairs 3-blade DALPROP T5040 V2 Props for FPV Freestyle (8 builds)
Surveilzone.com
$1.50

FPV Camera

Foxeer Monster V2 16:9 1200TVL PAL/NTSC FPV Camera
Hobbyking.com
See Site

FPV Transmitter

Matek 5.8G 40CH 25/200/500mW switchable Video Transmitter VTX-HV with 5V/1A BEC Output for RC FPV Racing Drone (17 builds)
Banggood.com
$24.99

Antenna

Lollipop 2 MMCX Angle RHCP Red 2pcs by Foxeer (6 builds)
Goodventuredrones.com
$14.99

Batteries

Tattu R-Line 1300mAh 95C 4S1P Square lipo battery pack with XT60 Plug (11 builds)
Genstattu.com
$18.11

Radio

FrSky Taranis X9D Plus 2.4GHz ACCST Radio & X8R Combo w/ case (Mode 2) (52 builds)
Getfpv.com
$244.99

Goggles

Fat Shark Transformer SE FPV Gogglest - FSV1105 | Fat Shark (2 builds)
Fatshark.com
See Site

HD Camera

RunCam 2 HD 1080P IR Blocked FOV 170° Wide Angle WiFi FPV Camera (10 builds)
Banggood.com
$74.99

HD Camera

GoPro Hero5 Session (300 builds)
Amazon.com
$739.00

HD Camera

Mobius New Version Wide Angle Lens C2 1080P HD Mini Action Camera For RC Drone (6 builds)
Banggood.com
$68.99

HD Camera

GoPro HERO5 Session (300 builds)
Getfpv.com
$199.99

HD Camera

HawKeye Firefly 8S 4K WiFi Sports Camera 170 Degree FOV - $137.48 |GearBest.com
Gearbest.com
$137.48

HD Camera

GoPro - HERO5 Session 4K Action Camera - Black (3 builds)
See Site

Hardware

Suleve™ M3SS4 100Pcs Metric M3 304 Stainless Steel A2 Button Head Hex Socket Cap Screw Bolt (7 builds)
Banggood.com
$4.28

Misc Parts

EXOPRO GoPro Session Camera Bumper (2 builds)
Getfpv.com
$2.99

Battery Charger

ISDT Q6 Pro BattGo 300W 14A Pocket Lipo Battery Balance Charger (3 builds)
Banggood.com
$59.99

Soldering Iron

MINI TS100 Digital OLED Programmable Interface DC5525 Soldering Iron Station Built-in STM32 Chip (258 builds)
Banggood.com
$53.99
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Querk   Jun 28, 2018  
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you know you can put the battery sideways, and then run the gopro on top of the tpu pod, right?

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