PICKLE TOOTHPICK (38g)

By wklee.fpv on May 14, 2019

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LEDroneClub Pickle mini fpv frame kit v2
HBS F405 F4 Flight Controller
Happymodel EX1102 9000KV motor
3DPOWER 10 PAIRS 65mm PROP
Caddx Turbo EOS2 camera
TBS Unify Pro32 vtx
TBS Crossfire Nano RX

Weight: ~38g

Frame and canopy is designed by Alex Arvinte

You could download his designs at https://www.thingiverse.com/ledroneclub/designs

Finally had time to test it:

Discussion

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Ortnas   Jul 18, 2021  

do you still use the 5a esc with those emax avan props ? doesn t it burn?

Rembem   Mar 13, 2020  

What type of flight times do you get?

StickyRice   May 24, 2019  

hey what kind of filament did you use for the canopy?

wklee.fpv   May 25, 2019 
1

TPU

StickyRice   May 26, 2019 

hmmm doesnt it get too jelly? is petg better? which between petg and tpu would you prefer?

sebsx   Jun 14, 2019 
1

98 or even 95 TPU isn't jelly, it's just flexible enough not to be brittle like PLA or even PETG

StickyRice   May 24, 2019  

Also should i still put tpu spacers under the motors? does that have any effect at this size?

wklee.fpv   May 25, 2019 

I think that there is no need to add tpu spacers under that motors. for current setup, my toothpick get no vibration at all.

StickyRice   May 26, 2019 

glad to hear! i didnt want to waste some tpu for something i wont use. Thanks!

Nikotttin   May 17, 2019  

could you please upload more pics of your mounting and of the vtx? I‘m building the same and don‘t know how to play with the various screws :)
thanks!

wklee.fpv   May 18, 2019 

I just put the vtx on the fc.

Nikotttin   May 18, 2019 

thanks very much!
In the pack, I also received some M2 white spacers. did you use these between the FC and the frame or did you simply use the long screw and some rubber gromets?

MidnightQuads   May 15, 2019  

How does the HBS fc work? I was looking at that one too

wklee.fpv   May 18, 2019 

It works fine. havent have any issue after 50 packs flying!!

StickyRice   May 17, 2019  

whoaaa whats your flight times with that thing. Looks great dude!

wklee.fpv   May 18, 2019 

at least 3 mins for normal flying.

Nikotttin   May 17, 2019  

could you please upload more pics of your mounting and of the vtx? I‘m building the same and don‘t know how to play with the various screws :)
thanks!

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