Tiny X8

By SQunX on Jun 26, 2022

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I just wanted to create a very tiny X8.
I think I somewhat achieved that.

still planning and designing a cam holder canopy? thing to fly that thing in FPV.

I had some hurdles to cross with this project.
waiting time bcs Flywoo accidentally sent me only 2 motors instead of the 2x 5 pack I ordered.
weird incompability between their own FC and ESC.
the tiny plug is mechanically compatible, but not electronically, so I had to handsolder both tiny 16x16mm ESC to the FC.
soldering to 16mm hardware is something else.
it needs calm nerves, a steady hand and a magnifying glass.

another currently ongoing problem is the VTX does not want to work.
it's sending "something" but not what it should.

here my first test flight:
https://imgur.com/gallery/PpCmTOC

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daich   Jun 29, 2022  
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whoa, this is awesome. I thought my schmol baby x8 was tiny. this is another level!

SQunX   Jun 29, 2022 

haha, thank you!
yea this little guy was quite a challenge

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