Cosmo - Massive Droner - 3"

By Apeian on Dec 08, 2018

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Was looking at this frame for a while, and this is one of the nicest looking and sturdy 3" quads I've seen. But be warned, this build is "TIGHT"..so plan well. Forget about installing a Runcam Split or Caddx Turtle (HD recording) if you dont get an "all in one" fc with ESCs. I wanted solid 4S power, and the AirBlade 4850KV Superman Motors and Airbot Ori 4 In1 25A ESCs certainly deliver. THe EMAX Avan 3" props are awesome...great thrust, stability, and control. Flys good with stock PIDs, going to be tuning when I get some real outdoor time...

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Sticky_RiceBowl   Jan 08, 2019  

omg how did those props fit that motor. I have a similarly shaped and same 1404 stator size (im using the dys 1404 4300kv) and they dont fit hahah.

Apeian   Jan 16, 2019 
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Hey bud...I thought the same at first...when you screw them on, they bend to the shape of the motor...they work great!!! ;D

sergetania   Dec 08, 2018  

Interestingly, I just finished an MMD and I was actually thinking it maybe possible to jam in a split cam. The Ori ESC takes up a lot of height. A stack consisting of Spedix 20A, F411 mini, AKK FX3 and a single split board may fit in using short standoffs along with an XM or R9 mini rx. That would definitely be an exercise in masochism 🤯 I wish they had a better way of attaching the strap because that takes some room as well.

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Apeian   Dec 14, 2018 

I saw that on your builds and thought it was a great choice if I dump the HD recording. Can't wait to get a nice day over here and post some footage...been LOS flying it up and down the block its an animal..😜.

sergetania   Dec 14, 2018 
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Winter hasn't even started yet 😭 I have been flying through the cold, a couple of packs at a time. It sucks.
As with HD recoding with the split cameras, you will never get the GoPro quality. Then there's a small matter of pilot skills that make videos worth watching. So I just fly for fun without worrying about video. To each his or her own, I guess.

Apeian   Dec 14, 2018 

Amen Bud! ;)

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