Originally Posted by sidneylopsides
Any ideas on what I could do to make this lighter? Walkera ladybird v2 with a #16v2 camera and TX5813 transmitter.
Only gets about a minute of useable power to climb, but can hold altitude a minute or so more. I seemed to get more than that with the #16 in it's case taped to the canopy!
The wires can be shortened, maybe take out a connector and make the vtx permanently attached to the camera.
u can actually pull off alot of weight.. here is what i did with my v929 to make it a really stable fpv platform with more than 8 minutes flight time... i have flown it more than 220 meters so far, and hope to go further
and more info on dropping weight: