Panama City Stingy

By JSides FPV on Aug 07, 2017

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This is my first build ever. I've flown helicopters in the past and always wanted to get into this hobby. After a couple years of YouTube, forum reading, and the rise of sites like this, I was able to finally do it! I chose these parts after watching countless videos and reading endless reviews on each and every component.

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BeastWout   Sep 19, 2017  

are you okay with me using one of your pictures for the #BUILDMEASTINGY competition? I really love your choise of components and the look of your build!

JSides FPV   Sep 19, 2017 

That is totally fine! Best of luck in the contest! Anyone who gets the chance to fly one of these will have no regrets.

JSides FPV   Jan 15, 2019 

Any luck with your Stingy contest? I'm hoping you're up in the air! If you'd like to see some of the flying with this one, I just made a youtube channel. " JL Sides" Check it out and let me know what you think!

jcg6523   Aug 12, 2017  
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I saw you fly this today at the park! It was awesome, you should post a link to the video you are making whenever it is finished.

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jcg6523   Aug 15, 2017 
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Awesome!

JSides FPV   Jan 11, 2019 
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JL Sides is my youtube. I will try and post that video with you skating while playing the Saxiphone. Finally decided to make a youtube.

JSides FPV   Jan 15, 2019 

Ayyyy, figured I would let you know that the video is up on youtube with you skating by! Let me know what you think of the video! Sorry for the delay again! It's only been like a year haha.

thumbtwiddler   Nov 30, 2017  

have you had time on simulators? it really helps!

JSides FPV   Jan 11, 2019 
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Yes, I use DRL Sim with my Taranis X9D. Works pretty well the controlls are very similar to the real deal. I wish my computer could run it longer than like 10 minutes without overheating though. I'd like to try Lift-Off as well.

JSides FPV   Jan 11, 2019  

I finally got around to creating a YouTube channel. Please feel free to check it out. Just search " JL Sides " on youtube. I'll be posting lots more as I learn how to edit and whatnot faster. I over saturated color, and have a lot to learn.

Currently   Aug 07, 2017  

That's a really cool frame. You have all the things I wish I had lol! :) Its also a pretty clean build.

JSides FPV   Aug 07, 2017 

Thanks! I've put a good bit of thought into each component. The main part I'm worried about is the FC/ESC combo. I have it pinned and tons of forums say to use wires instead of pins. Maiden flight this afternoon, so I will see how it goes!

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