DJI FPV Launch & Time Trial Drone Racing Melbourne

DJI FPV Launch & Time Trial Drone Racing Melbourne

This was the first FPV Event held in Melbourne this year and it was powered by DJI in conjunction with GMAC, MMRC and EastSide FPV clubs. Mission Foods Australia were also kind enough to provide sample Corn Chip packs which were a big hit and kept both pilots and visitors fed.

Day consisted of RC Aircraft flying, FPV Drone Racing and Demos and taking people for a spin with the DJI FPV Drone. All in all it was great to see 3 RC Clubs, DJI and Mission foods all come together to help make this event successful.

It’s worth mentioning that we finally got the DJI drone to work in full manual mode without limitations which made it so much nicer to fly as specially for people who are used to flying manually. We will do a follow up video on the drone and show some comparisons etc Having said that I honestly recommend watching Bruces videos on the Drone. I think he’s done 3 Videos, the first was his initial thoughts and then followed it up with 10 reasons to buy and 10 reasons not to buy the drone.

First Video

10 reasons to buy

10 reasons not to buy

Anyway I hope you enjoyed this video

DJI FPV Drone
Australia https://xm2store.com/products/dji-fpv-combo
USA https://pyrodrone.com
I’ll add more to this list as I work out who else stocks this kit

Gear that Thomas Runs on his Race Fleet
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Radio Master TX16S
https://www.radiomasterrc.com

JS-1 Overview

Battery :
Tattu 6S 1300mah V4.0
https://www.genstattu.com

Current Gear:
Frame – BMSRacing JS-1
BMSRacing JS-1 Race Frame
https://www.team-blacksheep.com/products/prod:bmsracing_js1_body
BMSRACING JS-1 RACE FRAME
ImpulseRC BMS RACING JS-1 Frame Kit
Impulse RC BMSRacing JS-1 Race Frame

Motors:
BMS Racing GoldLine Series
https://pyrodrone.com/collections/motors/products/t-motor-bms-racing-raptor-series-2306-5-2000kv-motor?
https://www.getfpv.com/t-motor-bms-racing-raptor-series-2306-5-2000kv-motor.html
T-Motor BMS Raptor Series Thomas Bitmatta Motors
https://www.phaserfpv.com.au/pages/search-results?q=bms
https://www.nextfpv.com.au/pages/search-results-page?q=t-motor+bms

Flight Controller:
Foxeer Mini F722 Flight Controller 20*20mm
https://www.foxeer.com/foxeer-mini-f722-flight-controller-20-20mm-mounting-hole-betaflight-g-299

ESC – HobbyWing 40A 4-in-1 20×20
http://hobbywing.com/goods.php?id=666&filter_attr=.

Camera:
Foxeer Micro Predator 4 FPV Racing Camera
http://foxeer.com/Foxeer-Micro-Predator-4-Super-WDR-4mm-latency-FPV-Racing-Camera-g-232

Antenna VTX:
Foxeer Lollypop
https://www.foxeer.com/foxeer-5-8g-micro-lollipop-2-5dbi-high-gain-super-tiny-fpv-omni-antenna-g-280
https://www.foxeer.com/foxeer-lollipop-3-2-5dbi-stubby-omni-fpv-antenna-dji-goggles-g-231

TBS Triumph Pro SMA & UFL
https://www.team-blacksheep.com/products/prod:triumph_pro_smastub
https://www.team-blacksheep.com/products/prod:triumph_pro_ufl

Propellor:
HQ R42 Orange

VTX System:
TBS Pro32 Nano 5G8
https://www.team-blacksheep.com/products/prod:unifypro32_nano

Control Link RX:
TBS Tracer
https://www.team-blacksheep.com/products/prod:tracer_starterset

Tiny’sLEDs – As used in Video
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Pico Rainbow RGB LEDs 3-LEDs

Camera Gear
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Canon 90D
Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art
Rode Video Microphone

21 Comments

  1. Pukka fpv on June 30, 2021 at 11:19 pm

    Awesome video love the channel been watching for years now

  2. tehllama42 on June 30, 2021 at 11:20 pm

    Somebody: "Sponsorships don’t work"
    Me: *rips open 1kg bag of Mission tortilla chips after watching the start of this video*

  3. Thomas Weathers on June 30, 2021 at 11:28 pm

    Wish I have such level of talent! I’ve got a long way to go with my FPV though! 😆

  4. Kalika Putra on June 30, 2021 at 11:29 pm

    WOW

  5. Dare Dad on June 30, 2021 at 11:32 pm

    Been following you since Melbourne’s air show you are awesome mate!

  6. juz70 on June 30, 2021 at 11:34 pm

    first

  7. Ferdsigner on June 30, 2021 at 11:36 pm

    How can I fly a FPV here in Australia?

  8. gubergren on June 30, 2021 at 11:38 pm

    Bro, now you are just showing off… sick race!

  9. Dominic Papasergio on June 30, 2021 at 11:39 pm

    I’ve just subscribed and it is great to see another Melbourne flyer

  10. Jerry Parkman on June 30, 2021 at 11:41 pm

    Enjoying the thrill of the chase with the DJI FPV!

  11. Witblits FPV on June 30, 2021 at 11:42 pm

    Bet that’s the first DJI thing on a race track. You should fly it all the time, then I’m able to follow the track. 😂

  12. MC's Creations on June 30, 2021 at 11:42 pm

    Pretty amazing flying, Thomas!!! 😃
    Stay safe there with your family! 🖖😊

  13. codo-walllopo LNTLG on June 30, 2021 at 11:48 pm

    This, and you guys, are awesome and a huge inspiration! Straya to worlds!

  14. Alex Gilgenbach on June 30, 2021 at 11:53 pm

    How many years you have flying?

  15. Just Me on July 1, 2021 at 12:00 am

    This page so underrated, I could see this channel exploding any time , keep up the awesome videos

  16. Rob Mulally on July 1, 2021 at 12:05 am

    ♥️♥️♥️♥️

  17. TailSpin RC on July 1, 2021 at 12:05 am

    Awesome footage and flying !

  18. Gabriel Norman on July 1, 2021 at 12:09 am

    It would have been nice to witness this event in person! It’s my first time seeing the DJI FPV being used for racing

  19. jbalatutube on July 1, 2021 at 12:11 am

    Awesome fun !

  20. OBE on July 1, 2021 at 12:12 am

    Spectacular! Really glad I subscribed! The content is UNMATCHED! The action both fulfilling and exhilarating. I only wish I could buy you guys skills. I’m committed to get there,, thanks to this channel providing the motivation and possibilities. Thanks a mint!

  21. NtHwk_ on July 1, 2021 at 12:16 am

    1:09 thomas cant do maths it appears 😛

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