2S micro race "Winter Joke"

By KristofFPV on Feb 06, 2021

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This micro quad is the result of one hour of work. It is based on an 85mm frame and cheap spare parts in my boxes. Finished with propellers in winter camouflage :)
Instead of 0802 engines and 40mm propellers, the target will be 1102 engines and 2 inch propellers. Current 0802 engines have too high kV (16000), so after 2 minutes of flight they are very hot and probably will not work in such conditions for a long time on 2S batteries. So I plan to temporarily reduce the kV to around 12000-13000.
Overall, the quad is agile and very fast for propellers and engines from Mobula 7 :)

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OptimaZe   Feb 06, 2021  

Awesome! I love micros like these. They're my favorite to fly these days.

KristofFPV   Feb 06, 2021 
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Ultra light 2.5-inch toothpicks allow me to fly practically everywhere in my city every day. Easy and cheap to build and repair, cheap batteries. I don't remember the last time I flew my 5-inch quad ... somewhere in summer 2020?

OptimaZe   Feb 06, 2021 
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That's the last time I put a 5 inch in the air too.

fovea   Feb 06, 2021  

nice build!
i believe lower kv wont give efficiency, its your crazy 75degree (?) cam angle, might be your flightspeed ;-)

KristofFPV   Feb 06, 2021 
1

Thanks :)
Actually, the camera angle is around 45 degrees and that's ok for the speed I fly with it.
I just cut the kV by 20%, now it is 12400 kV. Still fast, but not crazy as before;) Better throttle resolution and propeller work in the upper RPM range.
In the future, it will have 1102 10000 kV engines and 2 inch propellers.

Jodie Froster   Feb 06, 2021  

Is that a hair tie?

KristofFPV   Feb 06, 2021 
2

Yes, and let's not talk about it out loud, my daughter nearby ...

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