Warpquad 230mm Drone Build

The very fast warpquad quadcopter drone.

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The warpquad is a 230mm carbon fiber X frame that weighs in around 66 grams.

Total weight with battery 360 grams. The ~2800 grams of thrust from this setup is nearly 8:1 thrust to weight ratio.

SBUS input
DODO FC flashed with BorisB firmware
Looptime ~700
Updated Luxfloat PID controller
ESC flashed with BLHeli 14 and OneShot enabled

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  • Lost nut

    Richard Hogben09/02/2015 at 20:23 2 comments

    Brought this build out to a field for some flying. About four feet off the ground and ten seconds of airtime and a propeller and propeller nut flew off...

    Black propeller nut in green grass = lost. Lesson learned, make sure nuts are tight, and bring extra nuts.

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honxen wrote 08/04/2015 at 17:31 point

Ah! I see , god luck with the maiden flight! :)

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honxen wrote 08/04/2015 at 17:25 point

Nice drone!!
I like the frame :)

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Richard Hogben wrote 08/04/2015 at 17:30 point

Thanks! I haven't had a chance to crash it yet, maybe this Friday :)

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