Armattan Beaver HDZero Xmas Edition

By optikool on Mar 18, 2023

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So after bulding my first Armattan Beaver quad and seeing how amazing it was, I decided to upgrade my Marmotte to the Beaver frame. Upgraded the T-Motor F7 FC to the F7HD with the DJI connector and created a cable to connect this connector to the HDZero Freestyle, using the Keszoox kit. I swapped the Uart 5 TX and RX in order to get SBus to work and upgraded the receiver from TBS to ExpressLRS. I decided to keep the 2200 T-Motor F80 motors since they are rated up to 5S and so can probably handle 6S. I guess we'll see. Looking forward to taking this out for a spin some time this week.


Part List


Armattan Beaver 5" FPV Drone Frame (3 builds)

Flight Controller

T-Motor F7 HD 30x30 Flight Controller for DJI (24 builds)


T-Motor F55A Pro II 55A 3-6s BLHeli32 4-in-1 ESC (16 builds)


T-Motor F80 PRO - 2200KV Motor (3 builds)


Gemfan 51466 V2 Hurricane 3-Blade Propellers (Set of 8) - Father Christmas Edition
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FPV Camera

Foxeer Digisight 3 Micro Digital 720P Digital 60fps 3ms Latency Sharkbyte/HDZero FPV Camera - Standard Lens (2 builds)

FPV Transmitter

HDZero Freestyle 1W Video Transmitter for Sharkbyte / HD Zero By Divimath (12 builds)


TBS Triumph Pro (SMA RHCP) Antenna (21 builds)


RadioMaster RP1 V2 ELRS 2.4GHz Nano Receiver w/ UFL Antenna (29 builds)


Tattu R-Line Version 3.0 1550mAh 22.2V 120C 6S1P Lipo Battery - XT60


Tattu R-Line Version 3.0 1400mAh 22.2V 120C 6S1P Lipo Battery - XT60 (3 builds)


RadioMaster TX16S MKII MAX Joshua Bardwell Edition EdgeTX RC Transmitter w/ V4.0 Hall Gimbals - ELRS


HDZero Goggle | HDZERO (18 builds)


Fatshark Dominator HDO 2 V2.1 OLED FPV Goggles (71 builds)

3D Printed

Armattan Beaver SMA Immortal T Holder by optikool (2 builds)
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3D Printed

Armattan Beaver Prop Strike Guards by optikool (2 builds)
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3D Printed

HDZero Freestyle Mount 30x30 by optikool (5 builds)
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3D Printed

Armattan Beaver Arm Guard by optikool (2 builds)
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3D Printed

Armattan Beaver Camera Base Holder by optikool (2 builds)
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3D Printed

Armattan Beaver Landing Skids by optikool (2 builds)
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3D Printed

Armattan Beaver Landing Skids V2 by optikool
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HD Camera

GoPro HERO8 Black - Waterproof Action Camera with Touch Screen 4K Ultra HD Video 12MP Photos 1080p Live Streaming Stabilization (37 builds)

HD Camera

GoPro HERO5 Session (303 builds)

HD Camera

Runcam 5 - 4K Action Camera - Choose Color (21 builds)

HD Camera

GoPro HERO10 Black Action Camera (Webcam, Wifi, Underwater)
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HDZero MIPI Cable 40mm (5 builds)


WaFL’s XT60 Cap Cap (Set of 3) (9 builds)


Pack of 4 RF U.FL(IPEX/IPX) Mini PCI to SMA Female Pigtail Antenna Wi-Fi Coaxial RG-178 Low Loss Cable (4 inches (10 cm)) (3 builds)


Vifly Finder 2 Buzzer - Lost Drone Finder/Locater/Alarm (28 builds)

Misc Parts

Keszoox GH 1.25mm Connector Kit and Premium Pre-Crimped Cables, for Pixhawk Flight Controller Wire Kit Pixhawk2,Total 140pcs (2 builds)

Radio Module

RadioMaster Ranger 2.4Ghz ELRS Module - Starter Combo (3 builds)


TBS Diamond Antenna (37 builds)

Misc Supplies

MG Chemicals 422B Silicone Modified Conformal Coating, 55mL Glass Bottle with Brushes, Clear (22 builds)

Misc Supplies

HOTA D6 PRO Dual Charger 1-6S AC200W/DC650W 15A w/ Wireless Cellphone Charging - Black (14 builds)
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Spida27   Aug 23, 2023  

following... I'm looking for a 4 or 5" sub

Spida27   Aug 23, 2023 


Bobsangster1   Mar 19, 2023  

I run those motors on a CMW merica with 51433.
I only use 6s. Come down cool.

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