Tadpole 2.5 Inch 4s Caddx Vista HD

By Kroboga-Oga on Mar 27, 2021

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After switching to the DJi FPV Digital System, I converted my Armattan Tadpole analoge build (https://rotorbuilds.com/build/24234) to digital.

For fitting the Caddx Vista on top of the AIO, I printed an adapter (https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4555699) and followed the build from CappyAmerica (https://rotorbuilds.com/build/23838).

weight:
w/o lipo: 111g
w lipo: 171g

flight footage on 4s:

Part List

Frame

Armattan Tadpole 65mm/2.5" Frame (25 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$34.00

Flight Controller

DIATONE MAMBA F411AIO BLHELI_S 25A ESC DSHOT600 4S AIO FOR WHOOPS (4 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$68.99

Motors

4 x MAMBA 1105 5500KV 2-4S Brushless Motor For Diatone GT R239 R249 R249+ FPV Racing RC Drone (32 builds)
Banggood.com
$39.96

Propellers

HQProp Toothpick T65mm Tmount Grey 5CW/5CCW (5 builds)
N-factory.de
See Site

FPV Camera

Caddx Nebula V2 Nano Digital HD VTX Air Unit Kit for DJI (47 builds)
Pyrodrone.com
$134.99

Receiver

TBS Crossfire Nano Rx - FPV LONG RANGE DRONE RECEIVER (1291 builds)
Team-blacksheep.com
$24.95

Batteries

Tattu 14.8V 4S 450mAh 75C LiPo Micro Battery Battery - XT30 (42 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$14.89

Radio

FrSky ACCST Taranis Q X7 Transmitter 2.4G 16CH Mode 2 White Black International Version for RC Drone (254 builds)
Banggood.com
$154.04

Goggles

DJI FPV Goggles V2 (160 builds)
Store.dji.com
$569.00

3D Printed

Armattan Tadpole 1103 Skids by MixedSignals
Thingiverse.com
See Site

3D Printed

Adapter 26x26 to 20x20 Whoop Caddx Vista by airbladeuav
Thingiverse.com
See Site

HD Camera

RunCam 5 12MP 56g Smallest 4K Cam HD Recording 145 Degree NTSC/PAL 16:9/4:3 Switchable FPV Action Camera Bulit-in Battery for RC (21 builds)
Banggood.com
$105.56

Misc Parts

GEPRC GEP CX2 GEP CX3 GEP CX3Pro Cygnet Quadcopter Rahmen Ersatz Schraube FPV Drone Reparatur Teile
De.aliexpress.com
$0.89

Radio Module

TBS Crossfire Micro TX V2 (143 builds)
Team-blacksheep.com
$69.95

Battery Charger

ISDT Q6 Plus 300W 14A MINI Pocket Battery Balance Charger (59 builds)
Banggood.com
$59.99

Battery Charger

HOTA D6+ 1-6S Dual LiPo Acculader (2 builds)
Droneshop.nl
$119.00

Soldering Iron

TS100 Portable Programmable Smart Soldering Iron (258 builds)
Racedayquads.com
$58.99

Backpack

Torvol LiPo Safe Pouch
Getfpv.com
$29.99

Backpack

Torvol Quad PITSTOP Backpack Pro (21 builds)
Getfpv.com
$199.99

Accessories

2 x iFlight Crystal LHCP Short Omni Antennas x 2pcs
Newbeedrone.com
$27.98

Accessories

ETHIX GOGGLE STRAP HD (BLACK LOGO)
Ethixltd.com
See Site
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Discussion

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P.k   Apr 04, 2021  

I like the graceful use of zip ties and tape! Their precise placement makes this build to what it is! ;)

upioneer   Apr 02, 2021  
1

you make me wanna build another 2.5 inch! nice

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