Diatone Roma F1 - #1

By blue_r on Oct 04, 2021

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This is my tiny 1.6". It is very similar to the one you can buy prebuilt, difference is this is running iFlight XING-E 1103 10000KV motors and different props.


Part List


Diatone ROMA F1 1.6 Inch 85mm Wheelbase 2.5mm Arm Frame Kit 20x20mm Mounting Hole for RC Drone FPV Racing (3 builds)

Flight Controller

20x20 Stacks / Flight Controllers / ESCs (110 builds)


4 x iFlight XING E 1103 10000KV 2 3S Micro Motor with 30AWG 100mm wire for for 2 3S brushless whoop drone


16pcs/8Pairs Gemfan 1636 4 paddle Propeller PC 1mm/1.5mm Hole FPV propeller 40mm 1.6inch CW CCW Props for 80mm FPV indoor frame

FPV Camera

RunCam Nano 2 Nano2 Ultra Micro Camera 1/3

FPV Transmitter

Diatone Mamba TX500 20x20 25-500mW 5.8GHz VTX - U.FLDefault Title (3 builds)


50/70mm 5.8G 2.5dBi to 3dBi RHCP IPX Connector Clover FPV VTX Antenna for INNOVA VTX for FPV Transmitter DIY RC Quadcopter Drone


Diatone Mamba MSR SBUS D1616CH ACCST Receiver (2 builds)


2PCS New Gaoneng GNB 380mah 3S 11.4V 90C HV Lipo Battery With XT30 Plug For BETAFPV Beta75X 3S Beta65X 2S Whoop Drones parts


RadioMaster TX16S Hall Sensor Gimbals 2.4G 16CH Multi-protocol RF System OpenTX Mode2 Transmitter for RC Drone (93 builds)


SKYZONE SKY04X OLED 5.8GHz 48CH Steadyview Receiver 1280X960 Display FPV Goggles Support DVR With Head Tracker Fan For RC Racing (16 builds)

Radio Module

Namimno – Flash ELRS 2.4GHz, faible latence, taux de rafraîchissement élevé, Module TX avec OLED Nano, Mini récepteur RC p

Battery Charger

ToolkitRC M6D 500W 15A High Power DC Dual Smart Charger Discharger for 1-6S Lipo LiHV Lion NiMh Pb Battery (18 builds)


Fpv Drone Backpack Iflight Backpack Drone Bag Double Shoulder Packet Auction Fpv Qav250 Ix5 V2 Packet Large Capacity - Parts & A


Antenne De Feuille D'érable Circulaire Polarisée 11dbi, Mise À Jour Sans Fil, Sma Ev200d Fatshark Skyzone 5500-5800mhz Fpv Rc (2 builds)


Antenne De Feuille D'érable Circulaire Polarisée 11dbi, Mise À Jour Sans Fil, Sma Ev200d Fatshark Skyzone 5500-5800mhz Fpv Rc (2 builds)
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-X3-   Oct 05, 2021  

I still don't get why Diatone chose a 20x20 format for this tiny frame... If they made it compatible with 16x16, I would have buy it :-(

blue_r   Oct 05, 2021 

Yeah, its really oversized for the frame. I have another one of these and was looking at using a 20x20 to 16x16 adaptor, but the height of the frame doesnt allow it. Still playing with it to see if it can be done.

-X3-   Oct 06, 2021 

You could still drill some holes in the carbon plate, or maybe there is no material there ?

blue_r   Oct 06, 2021 

Possibly, 16x16 will put you pretty close to the edge of the internal cutouts on the bottom plate.

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