Yeti 8" dji Mountain Surfer

By Old Salty fpv on May 29, 2021

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Hey guys I thought I'd take a moment to share some pics and progress of my most recent build. I am very pleased with this build for 2 reasons. 1st when getting into the hobby I came accross the Yeti and knew I had to have it but also knew it was way outa my league at the time, and the second reason is simply because I finally got it for my Birthday!!
I really enjoyed putting this beast together. I did have to look for a diagram but it wasn't too hard to find on the web.
I chose to go with the Radix 2 fc and radix 2 pb stack as it looks amazing and I'm a big fan of Brainfpv. Due to its design, I knew It may be a tight fit but I was determined to make it fit and in the end had to shave off a little around the edges to keep the pb from touching the arms.
Here's where you can follow the progress.


Part List


Rebel Yeti HD DJI Digital 8 (2 builds)
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Flight Controller

RADIX 2 Flight Controller - brainfpv (11 builds)


4 x Spedix LS40 Slim 40A 32Bit F4 ESC (3 builds)


iFlight XING X2814 FPV NextGen 1100kv


4 x HQ MacroQuad Prop 8X4.5X3 Black-Carbon Reinforced Nylon - Choose Rotation (2 builds)

FPV Camera

DJI Digital HD FPV Air Unit (9 builds)


2 x iFlight Albatross 150mm 5.8GHz Antenna for DJI - Choose Your Polarization/ConnectorLHCP (RP-SMA) (2 builds)


TBS Crossfire Diversity Nano Rx - FPV LONG RANGE DRONE RECEIVER (96 builds)


Auline 6S 3300mAh 22.2v LiPo 45C XT60

Power Distribution

RADIX 2 Power Board - brainfpv (3 builds)


TBS Tango 2 Pro - FPV RC Radio Drone Controller (106 builds)


DJI FPV Goggles V2 (238 builds)
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HD Camera

HERO9 Black 5K Video 20MP Streaming Camera & Bundles | GoPro (7 builds)
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Misc Parts

TBS M8.2 GPS GLONASS Module (52 builds)

Battery Charger

ToolkitRC M6D Dual Channel 500W 25A DC Battery Charger (6 builds)

Soldering Iron

TS100 Portable Programmable Smart Soldering Iron (265 builds)


Torvol Quad PITSTOP Backpack Pro (21 builds)


Antennenfreund Double Quad RX Black Edition LHCP RP-SMA male DJI HD System (3 builds)
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Misc Supplies

2 x TBS Crossfire Immortal T Antenna V2 - Extended (15 builds)

Misc Supplies

ToolkitRC ADP-100 100W Battery Charger Power Supply - XT60 (3 builds)

Misc Supplies

Panasonic 470uF 50V (NHG-Series) Capacitor for ESC Noise Reduction (4 builds)
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