Where to mount your LiPo Battery?

Where should I put it? Last week someone asked the question about top mount vs. under-slung battery mounting for racing quads. This started plenty of debate as you would expect, a lot of which in my opinion was complete garbage, so this got me thinking. It turns out that the problem isn’t as simple as […]

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WizardTracker Lap Timer: Never miss a lap!

Remember that time you ripped the best lap of your life? You were sure it was way faster than any other lap you ran before. Way faster than anyone else, infact. You made no mistakes, hit every gate perfectly, and that throttle was pinned the whole time. Except, then you go check in with the […]

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Amazon Man Bag for FPV Gear

I found myself recently online and in shops looking at bags! I’m talking manly man bags in the form of a backpack to carry all my masculine drone stuff.. Anyhow, the hype out there has been focused on the Lowepro Quadguard X1 and X2 bespoke bags for fpv racing enthusiasts. A couple of our guys have […]

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THUG Team Elite 240 Frame Build and Review

THUG are a small independent designer and manufacturer of racing drone frames based in the UK. Despite being a small (single man) outfit they have had some innovative designs which are both functional but look good. Their newest addition to the family is the Thug Team Elite 240 HDPE frame with 3D Printed Nylon Pod. […]

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THUG Elite 240 HDPE Frame First Impressions

It’s been a while since I last seen a new frame and thought ‘thats different.. I want it!’ but when Stefan over at Thug frames posted some pictures of their new HDPE frame that all changed (maybe it was the Instagram filter or something..) So I pre-ordered one at £75. Yes its the price of […]

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EMax 2306 2400kv white motors initial impression

Just when you think your existing motors are more than powerful enough they get flung off the back of the hype train and a new version comes smashing through! The EMax white motors, RS2306, 2400kV are a worthy upgrade to the standard RS2205 2300kV red bottoms. Top level summary: Claims of up t0 1.5kg thrust […]

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The Depot: Basement

Winter Winter is upon us here in Scotland where PropNuts are based, this means very limited weather windows where we can thrash our new kit outside. Luckily we have The Depot, an old factory come indoor airsoft facility on the outskirts of the city. The Basement During a post-Christmas session at the depot we decide […]

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QAV X Pod Build (Realacc X210)

Hype! One of our first posts on PropNuts was a build log on the Realacc X210 QAV X Clone Frame (available here) which was built up with a basic spec load out and a custom GoPro Session mount. 3 months on we have decided it is time to step up the game and build a […]

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