Shendrones Orca 2021

By kac487 on Nov 25, 2021

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After learning how to fly FPV playing DRL Sim, I was inspired to build my favorite quad from the game. Major kudos to Andy Shen on the original design. This build came out looking and flying much better than I expected it would.

A few notes no the build. The original canopy needed a few changes to work with the hobbywing 4-in1 esc. I also printed a flight stack mount for the VTX and receiver chips. I can post the stl files for those parts here if anyone is interested.

The weight of the quad comes in at 380 grams plus another 222 grams for the battery.

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techguy1623   Dec 03, 2021  

Looks like it can really take a hit and keep going?

scirocco   Nov 25, 2021  

Hi,
How about weight?
I think you can fly with 6S battery!
Anyway looks like very "clean" build canopy is covering all electronic parts! :)
If first build? then very good job!
good luck!
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kac487   Nov 25, 2021 

Thanks for the like, and good point, the weight comes in at 380 grams plus another 222 grams for the battery. This is in fact my first build so critiques are also appreciated.

kac487   Nov 25, 2021 

And another good catch. The 4S battery battery I posted was the wrong one 😅 . I did use a 6S for this build

scirocco   Nov 25, 2021 
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yea i suggest it bcus 1700KV likes 6S not suffer with 4S😁

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