3D Printed QAV-X 210 Custom Race Pod – Free STL Download! (Part 2)

Pod Quad Following on from part 1 where I covered the ins and outs of the initial design and test print for my QAV X pod last week, I have made some progress. Even in the last week I’ve seen 2 additional quads on the market now complete with 3D Printed or Plastic Molded pod […]

Will it fly: Prop Pick and Mix?

Will it fly?? .. A new series of ‘scientific’ tests courtesy of PropNuts, pushing the limits of multirotor technology to answer questions on every persons mind.. Or perhaps just a bunch of Prop Nutters trying out silly things.. You decide! Prop Pick and Mix Looking around today out at the field we notice between us […]

Designing 3D Printed QAV-X 210 Custom Race Pod (Part 1)

Choo choo! .. here comes the hype train. all aboard! Pod in the form of fairings for quads have been around for a while (Anakin, Robocat etc). However courtesy of the innovative design from Shendrones with the Orca and Mako (See Calums Mako Build Log here), integrated pods which double up as part of the […]

Shendrones Corgi build log

Components Frame: Shendrones Corgi Flight controller: Lumineer LUX PDB: Matek Mini Power HUB Motors: Racerstar Racing Edition 2205 2300KV ESC: DYS XM20A FPV camera: Emax 800TVL CMOS VTx: TS5840 200mW 40ch VTx Other: FrSky D4R-II receiver, TBS Triumph antenna, KingKong 5045 tri props First steps The Shendrones Corgi is a bit different to your average frame. It’s designed to […]

What to do when your Quad goes for a swim

With winter upon us …it seems more and more people are making unexpected ‘landings’ onto less than desirable ground (or lack thereof!). When this happened to me this weekend on my maiden outing after a re-build I was less than impressed. Across the internet you will find plenty of information on how to best rescue […]

QAV-X 210 Realacc Clone with GoPro Session Build

Hardware Frame: Realacc X210 4mm Carbon Frame Kit (available here) PDB: Matek XT60 PDB Flight Controller: SPF3 Motors: Emax RS 2205 2300kV (Red Bottoms) Props: DAL 5045 BN Tri ESC: 20A LittleBee BLHeli FPV Camera: Emax 800TVL CMOS with Custom 3D Printed Mount VTx: FXT799 200mW 40ch VTx Other: GoPro Session with Custom 3D Printed Mount, Matek Motor […]