A S T R O B O Y E 🚀

By ripsoarfpv on Jun 01, 2017

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Bullshit freestyle rig.

Frame is a ValueHobby "QAV Clone" but its actually an ASTROX X5 monoplate clone. whatever. For $20, its pretty dang stout.

It needed a little bit of modding to get everything just right. I fabbed a flexi extension antenna mount made with a self healing mat, zip ties, a little bit of sugru, and its a bomb proof antenna mount.

Also, I made a mini rear stack made from cut sheets of plastic + standoffs + adhesive tape and now my rx and the vtx snuggle into each shelf. Its kind of a sideways COMDOCK on an MQC, but not really. its a bit more ghetto.

mameshiba decal adds 20 grams of thrust. science. ⚗️

also.. looks like im missing a nut on the FC stack... that could explain for some wobbles.

Dry weight = 419 grams
AUW with GP Hero 3+ and 1550mAh packs = 716 grams.

I like fat quads.



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FlyAlongside   Jul 03, 2018  

I have that same EXO GoPro Case on my QAV210 clone. :)

metropolis   Jun 01, 2017  

There you go! Nice! Dat ghetto tape insulation on the xt-60 doe!

ripsoarfpv   Jun 01, 2017 

Heat shrink around heat shrink, gaffers tape and Velcro to keep the xt60 away from the praps.

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