DIY Camera Drone Kit for only $130 // MRT 540mm kit overview

DIY Camera Drone Kit for only $130 // MRT 540mm kit overview

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MRT 540mm
https://www.banggood.com/MRT-540H-540mm-Wheelbase-Frame-Kit-800KV-Motor-18A-ESC-1045-Propeller-Combo-p-1268085.html?p=CS101558118042016088&utm_content=tanghao&utm_campaign=mesh

Holybro Pixhawk thinking of getting
https://www.banggood.com/HolyBro-3DR-Pixhawk-Mini-Flight-Controller-Micro-M8N-GPS-Micro-OSD-433MHZ-Telemetry-Module-p-1255250.html?p=CS101558118042016088&utm_content=tanghao&utm_campaign=mesh

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ECS TESTING Excel Sheet
http://dronemeshlab.com/fpv-product-excel/

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I highly recommend these boards over 2 months of testing best money can buy

Racerstar StarF4S
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Racerstar Star F3s
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The HEX driver I recommended which i bought 2 sets of (Must have if your into building)
https://goo.gl/mHW9HW

Batteries I use
https://www.banggood.com/Infinity-4S-14_8V-1500mAh-70C-Graphene-LiPo-Battery-XT60-Support-15C-Boosting-Charge-For-Racer-Drone-p-1058084.html?p=CS101558118042016088&utm_content=tanghao&utm_campaign=mesh

Camera I use
http://amzn.to/2iQHCwV

Standoffs I find to be the best
https://www.banggood.com/300pcs-M3-Nylon-Black-Hex-Scre-p-984310.html?p=CS101558118042016088&utm_content=tanghao&utm_campaign=mesh

Xt60 Premade I use
https://www.banggood.com/2-X-XT60-Male-Plug-12AWG-10cm-With-Wire-p-987484.html?p=CS101558118042016088&utm_content=tanghao&utm_campaign=mesh

Heat shrink I mentioned
https://www.banggood.com/410pcs-21-Polyolefin-Halogen-Free-Heat-Shrink-Tube-Sleeving-5-Color-10-Size-p-1009519.html?p=CS101558118042016088&utm_content=tanghao&utm_campaign=mesh

Soldering station
https://www.banggood.com/909D-Rework-Soldering-Station-Hot-Heat-Air-Gun-DC-USB-Power-Supply-220V-AC-EU-Plug-p-1063967.html?p=CS101558118042016088&utm_content=tanghao&utm_campaign=mesh

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Song Used
https://soundcloud.com/aka-dj-quads/living-in-stereo

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Song Used info
Track was provided by NoCopyrightSounds

Paul Flint – Savage [NCS Release]

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50 Comments

  1. ziggyzbeak R.C. on January 9, 2022 at 12:31 pm

    I got retractible landing gear and a monster gimbal for mine good luck. Cheers

  2. JoeDoe_ Outdoors on January 9, 2022 at 12:33 pm

    Hei great channel ☺ Keep it up!

  3. Jeremy Marano on January 9, 2022 at 12:34 pm

    is it pwm? kinda cool gonna be a massive build looks like a fun

  4. Drone Review Man on January 9, 2022 at 12:34 pm

    GREAT OVERVIEW!!
    This drone kit looks really cool
    Sweet post!
    👍👍👍

  5. E * on January 9, 2022 at 12:34 pm

    Get the ECUAV esc fc vtx combo for only $100 and test PLEASE!!

  6. MC's Creations on January 9, 2022 at 12:34 pm

    Really nice, dude! I’m going to build a "TBS Discovery" kind of quad (the frame is a bit different and cheaper)… But I’m going to use the DJI NAZA Lite, really. Much easier to set up. 😊

  7. licensetodrive on January 9, 2022 at 12:37 pm

    I started out with Cheerson CX-20 GPS quad (also branded as a Quanum Nova) before getting into FPV, it’s a great quad (I now have 3!) and people have upgraded theirs by replacing the APM FC with a PixHawk, and the ones I’ve seen on RCGroups who have done so have all had positive things to say about the craft after the upgrade.
    Battery wise, I’ve been mostly flying with 2200 – 2700mAh 3S’s and get about 6-8 minutes with camera+gimbal 1.2kg AUW, whereas the Quanum Nova Pro with a 5200mAh 3S gets up to 25 minutes flight time (without camera+gimbal obviously)

  8. Daniël Vegter on January 9, 2022 at 12:38 pm

    have you made it already?

  9. Canyon Racer on January 9, 2022 at 12:38 pm

    I’m looking to build a large dedicated recovery drone, how about a recovery attachment:-)

  10. emil gabl on January 9, 2022 at 12:38 pm

    good job

  11. Justin Delpero on January 9, 2022 at 12:39 pm

    Go iNav 😀 with a omnibus f4pro! Lighter and closer to what you already know best…Pretty mad deal really. Hope it flies well!

  12. Bob Zittlow on January 9, 2022 at 12:39 pm

    Would like to see this wth Matek 722std and inav.

  13. Matthew Emillio on January 9, 2022 at 12:40 pm

    Nice frame, It sucks it does not have the payload bars. I built a 550mm quad with the pixhawk that was supposed to be used for a camera platform, but i abandoned it temporarily since its quite expensive for the gimbal, camera and fpv. 🙁 I’m excited to see this build though. I personally used the pixhawk/ pixracer, and i do like it.

  14. Werlan De Shae on January 9, 2022 at 12:43 pm

    This is what I was waiting for! Just cant wait !!!

  15. LostNightmare99 YT on January 9, 2022 at 12:46 pm

    I want one will f3 flight conteoller work?

  16. fahmi acro on January 9, 2022 at 12:46 pm

    cool

  17. John GREEN Ferguson on January 9, 2022 at 12:47 pm

    They sale a Dual-Axle Go-Pro Gimbal on eBay for $45 w/Servos.. LOL

  18. Nadoushka A Utaibi on January 9, 2022 at 12:50 pm

    Amazing kit😍👍

  19. GrumpStump on January 9, 2022 at 12:53 pm

    OOOOOOOO! I want!!! Can’t wait to see it built, and in action! Thanks for the video!!!

  20. Mark Lang on January 9, 2022 at 12:54 pm

    Interesting, I’m looking forward to see how this project goes. I decided to try the cheapest way and I’m building an ugly wooden prototype 500 size h-frame with 2212 motors, 10" props and INav, just to see how this works. I have an eye on that 60$ walkera gimbal to add on later. Omnibus F3 has just enough uarts to add gps and a 3dr radio, no pins left for a gimbal, but I can use blheli_s escs, with ardupilot you need to get simonk escs, newer protocols are not implemented.

  21. Esk race on January 9, 2022 at 12:57 pm

    BN has some really cheap gps 🙂

  22. Megaglow Z on January 9, 2022 at 12:58 pm

    Looking forward to this build! I have a qrx350pro that has all custom parts that I would love to swap over to a platform like this. Don’t leave anything you do out man lol.

  23. D S on January 9, 2022 at 12:59 pm

    That’s a lot of kit for the money I look forward to seeing this built it’s going to be massive

  24. JohnnyD RC on January 9, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    I don’t know I’m undecided multi or more than 4 motors I’m not really don’t care for, But if that’s what you like go for it JohnnyDRC

  25. Bruno GP on January 9, 2022 at 1:02 pm

    Awesome. Looking forward for that build, flight, mod, etc 😛

  26. dwpetty3723 on January 9, 2022 at 1:03 pm

    Make sure you balance those 10" props.

  27. Rune Offerdal on January 9, 2022 at 1:03 pm

    Any plans for this build? I’d love to learn from your experience.

  28. Michael Sam on January 9, 2022 at 1:04 pm

    5000 mah is around the standard for imaging rigs

  29. Michael Sam on January 9, 2022 at 1:04 pm

    please do an inav build!!! Possibly with the matek f405 Aio or Ctr

  30. Peter Hubregsen on January 9, 2022 at 1:05 pm

    For a gimbal try a Tarrot T-3D and a gopro 4.

  31. licensetodrive on January 9, 2022 at 1:07 pm

    Perhaps the best 3-axis gimbal for a multirotor to carry a sportcam is the Zhiyun-tech Z1 Tiny2, it wasn’t cheap but it’s rock steady: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eSLPnH5nmGc I instantly bought another one when my first got damaged in a crash – battery failure 🙁
    Sadly they discontinued it, but there is a rebadged one still being sold on AliExpress, search for: hubsan 3 axis gimbal

  32. Jim Griffin on January 9, 2022 at 1:08 pm

    Motor Size would be a 2216, Battery Size needed for a decent Flight would be Between 4500 – 7000 3S would be more efficient, could go 4S.

  33. ryan todd on January 9, 2022 at 1:11 pm

    I recommend you consider the eagle tree vector FC, GPS, OSD kit. Before I switched over to flying mini quads, I built several camera platforms and I’ve tried several control systems. In my experience eagle tree is the easiest to install, setup and achieve smooth flight quickly unless you want to spend big money on a professional system. Good luck, shoot me a message on patreon if you need any help.

  34. Drone Xcursion on January 9, 2022 at 1:11 pm

    will definitely keep up with you on this build. just bought a guys old lumenier hexacopter and will probably do a rebuild on it. never had a big drone like this before.

  35. Kris Kraanen on January 9, 2022 at 1:14 pm

    When will you release a video where show us your completed build, been waiting some time now and im really excited for it

  36. Canadian Drone Hub on January 9, 2022 at 1:14 pm

    always good builds on here

  37. Paul Rogers on January 9, 2022 at 1:14 pm

    Interesting…

  38. Ehrar Shariff on January 9, 2022 at 1:16 pm

    how about using a pixhawk from radiolink

  39. Kris Kraanen on January 9, 2022 at 1:17 pm

    When is the drone build video out waiting for soo long and would really love to see it

  40. saiful333 on January 9, 2022 at 1:18 pm

    Sold out already :'(

  41. MC's Creations on January 9, 2022 at 1:19 pm

    Just one thing: bullet connectors are HORRIBLE for fpv. They generate too much noise!

  42. James Roth on January 9, 2022 at 1:22 pm

    Just a heads up, I noticed that the Holybro kit only comes with one telemetry module. The hexacopter kit seems like a good value.

  43. John Sammons on January 9, 2022 at 1:23 pm

    Looking forward to your build.

  44. coreyman0 on January 9, 2022 at 1:23 pm

    What shipping u use that was quick

  45. UgpFpv on January 9, 2022 at 1:24 pm

    This brings back memories… Couple of things. You usually use a couple of carbon fiber tubes to mount the gimbal and battery, mounted right under the main plate that way you can slide the gimbal and battery to balance things. The other thing to watch for is sometimes depending on the gimbal the prop wash can effect it so even though it would be nice to get the camera more out front to get the props out of view, it may cause problems. I used to use some of the 3s 5400 mah multistar low c batteries and got 15 minutes on my Quadcopter but for that I would deff go with a 4s and even higher mah. There’s some good calculators online to help with battery size and flight time.

  46. TechGuy on January 9, 2022 at 1:24 pm

    Sub’d for this build. I’ve been looking for an inexpensive big camera copter.
    Could you weigh the components and give the prop specs so I can order spares ?

  47. osheathedj on January 9, 2022 at 1:24 pm

    May want to look up the pronunciation of Tarot and Holybro. Otherwise, cool vids.

  48. Buzz Cola on January 9, 2022 at 1:27 pm

    Cheap as frig !

  49. remains memories on January 9, 2022 at 1:28 pm

    You actualy can put 4s there if esc support 4s. I am flying with this motors at 4s without any problems at 10" props. And about batery: you should try 4s 5000-6000mah, for my quadrocopter 5200 4s works perfect

  50. TeeSCee on January 9, 2022 at 1:29 pm

    Don’t buy a session gimbal. You can’t get live video out from a session so you can’t tell what your gopro is looking at. User 4S (5S would be even better) batteris if you uses ~800kv motors and 10" props.

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