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#1 ecks Feb 25, 2013 09:22 AM

Extremely fast acrobatic quad
 
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Designed for 8 inch props, this machine weighs in at 384gwithout battery.

built to the lightest sepecification, all soldered connections, and a new extremely lightweight carbon composite frame. This machine is amaziingly fast with a 3S battery. Stick a 4S battery on for some unbelievable fun.

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showa...=6784257&stc=1
http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showa...8&d=1400656681

To purchase please visit www.ecksstore.se

Have you ever wanted to know what its like to fly a jet fighter?

Strap some FPV equipment onto your ecks :D
http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showa...=6101968&stc=1

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DonnyV's hardcore crash onto concrete (crash at 2 mins)
ecks hard crash (3 min 5 sec)


Recommended setups:

Ecks:

Tiger MT2208 1100kv
SimonK 12a ESC's
8 inch CF reinforced props
1600 4cell battery,

DonnyV's super fast and light setup:

keda 2730's 1300 kv-1500 kv
Simon K 10a esc's or 10 amp turnigy plush
8045 props
1500-1800 3cell 25c-45c lipo's

Note: If you use the 10 amp turnigy plush..I would stick with the 1300kv
if you use these motors you need the firewall mounts.

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http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showa...7&d=1366921044

ecks frame

varnished wood $89 shipped. Plain wood $59 including shipping

PM me or leave a message on the thread to purchase

warthox
mwc quad // ecks frame (2 min 41 sec)


Bobepine
ecks (10 min 33 sec)


https://dl.dropbox.com/u/42778588/Ph...%2030%2057.jpg

win the varnished version here:

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1871819


310mm strong aerobatic frame

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showa...0&d=1365348347

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showa...7&d=1365348479

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showa...9&d=1365977656
Photo from warthox
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https://dl.dropbox.com/u/42778588/Ph...%2054%2051.jpg

This strong plywood frame has been cnc cut, to provide the strongest shape for this size of frame. Then sanded down to give the best finish and bring it down to a weight of around 150g. I then stain and varnish the frame.

Motor holes are 19/19mm, this gives you the option of 4 different angles for the motors. Only 2 screws are needed and they are supplied..

This frame is designed for 8 inch propellers, 9 inch will not fit.

https://dl.dropbox.com/u/42778588/Ph...%2016%2014.jpg

#2 ecks Feb 25, 2013 03:02 PM

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#3 NaterPin Feb 25, 2013 03:23 PM

Why give up so fast? It is a nice simple frame.

#4 ecks Feb 25, 2013 03:25 PM

I just meant give up bumping, I dont like it when people bump :)

Thanks for your comment.

#5 ecks Feb 26, 2013 06:24 AM

Quick frame strength test

Ecks frame crash test (0 min 30 sec)

#6 ecks Feb 26, 2013 06:46 AM

I have changed my mind a little.

To allow more people to purchase the frame. I will sell the plain version (no coat) with motor screws for $59 including shipping

http://photos-g.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos...612_n.jpg?dl=1

the design has changes slightly since the picture. Motor mounts have been corrected, and hole for the nanowii have been added. Also the design has been strenghtened

#7 WiseDuck Feb 26, 2013 07:02 AM

Me!

Oh, wait, no. Not me. :P

Actually, I would like to try it. So I won't disappoint you again with an über-late flight test, let me purchase one of these right away! If the hole spacing can be changed to 16/19 that is. Using cross-mounts will only add lots of weight, especially when you can just use regular M3 screws to attach the motors directly to the frame. ALSO, why not add a 45x45 hole spacing in the middle so we can easily put a KK2 board on it using nylon standoffs?

#8 ecks Feb 26, 2013 07:20 AM

A ha! There just regular m3 screws. Good to know as I hate the cross mounts, must be easy to buy, 12-15mm m3 screws is it?

I was thinking of the holes for a kk2 but so many different flight controllers, ill add them anyway.

Ditch that last frame, as ive gone through 2 of them now. When its made ill send you a paypal request for 100kr.

Maybe ill get to see you review it when theres ice on the lake again next year! :)

#9 ecks Feb 26, 2013 07:21 AM

Ps double check your kk2 holes, mine are 43 43

#10 WiseDuck Feb 26, 2013 07:48 AM

I wasn't sure about the KK hole spacing, good thing you could measure them. But yeah, I have a ton of M3 screws at home with various lengths. If you could make a frame with 16/19 hole spacing that would be brilliant. This is one I can finish in one evening, and that's a promise. I have a whole set of banged up DJI motors here including a bag of unopened DJI 18A ESCs just begging to be used on something.

Alright, I'll donate the other frame to someone in need and use this one instead. I've been meaning to repair my F330 frame for a while now. I have 3st 850mah 4S lipos on the table here which I havent been able to use in a long long time, grrrr! Your frame with DJI motors on 4S would be insane!

#11 ecks Feb 26, 2013 08:35 AM

I would check the kk2 board holes anyway as I read somewhere that there is 2 different sizes of the kk2. Easy to fix the motor hole placement. I don't know why I didn't even think of that!

#12 ecks Feb 26, 2013 08:48 AM

850mah battery??? What motors do you have? I get 8 mins acrobatic on my 370 frame with 2650 4s

#13 WiseDuck Feb 26, 2013 09:17 AM

On my F330 (Back when it wasn't in pieces..) I used the 2212 920kv DJI motors on it and 20A SImonK ESCs. 8" props and 850mah 4S lipos. Because of the low weight the performance was pretty darn awesome! Flights were somewhat short, but that's why I have many batteries instead.

I hope to do the same with this frame.

#14 deno6031 Feb 26, 2013 09:41 AM

I really would wanna try and review that frame, but i'm no where near to be respected in this forum :D

#15 Granted Feb 26, 2013 10:20 AM

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Originally Posted by deno6031 (Post 24256638)
I really would wanna try and review that frame, but i'm no where near to be respected in this forum :D

Ditto.

Mind you, if 100kr is all you're asking for that frame I foresee you having a lot less free time. Don't price yourself too cheap.


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