|Apr 12, 2012, 02:23 AM|
Carbon Fiber Boom for V400D02
This is a little how to on makeing a cf boom, and mounting a brushless motor to the stock fin of the Walkera V400D02.
I got my 8mm x 1000mm carbon fiber tube from rcfoam.com. I thought i could get three booms out of that length, but it got bent in shipping, and cracked right in the center, so i was only able to get two booms out of it. It was not long enough for three booms anyway, but i could have used it for something...
I used only basic tools that I have, (old drill, some file bits, and a cutting bit). I should invest in a good dremell tool, but would rather spend my money on upgrades.
Link to cf tube
Link to cutting tool bit
:ALWAYS WEAR A PROTECTIVE MASK WHEN WORKING WITH CARBON FIBER:
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