easily X8table

By kwadkenstine on Mar 15, 2020

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Had to , You understand ? dont you,
Charging liopos posting maiden now
Well that went well till the fc went ta ta , esc,s and motors ok ,.Spot the bent bits.
Im not surprised the fc went away , i have smashed it into at least a dozen builds.
Finished uploading.
The autopsy revealed a fried voltage regulator. Possibly some big caps may have prevented this.
I was running the air unit from the lipo. no damage there.they are tough.



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Jodie Froster   Mar 16, 2020  

1st of all, mad props to you for this. You posted that we should eyeball it for dmg, I think the two front motor mounts are levered up a bit (the high side is facing the stack), and the back right standoff seems bent (maybe both back standoffs, but just the extensions that are there to make room for the air unit). Also: I see that eachine wizard bottom plate, still goin strong!
Did it fly well? Was it similar to what you are used to?

kwadkenstine   Mar 16, 2020 

Hi there is a vid of the maiden and crash on my yt chanel, i think you can tell i was having a blast'
yes the worest was the front mount , still would hsve flown tho.

Jodie Froster   Mar 16, 2020 

That looked so fun! that's some awesome power, she's fast!

Jayembee67   Mar 15, 2020  

Good grief, man, you are a building powerhouse! But yeah, Y8 HD LR, now there is a thought...

HK-AERIAL VTOL   Mar 15, 2020  

You put that one on a scale yet? I like the stacked (individual) ESCs and doubled up XT60. I am gonna file that configuration away for when I wire up my THICC X8.

kwadkenstine   Mar 15, 2020 

Just for you 770g without lipos . 4S1500.

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