|Apr 12, 2012, 01:23 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:
ImagesView all Images in thread
|Category||Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|For Sale||McpX 6" carbon fiber tail boom||thefogecig||Aircraft - Electric - Helis (FS/W)||3||Feb 20, 2012 08:34 PM|
|For Sale||Carbon fiber boom for blade CX Make an offer||moparren||Aircraft - Electric - Helis (FS/W)||3||Jan 04, 2012 05:45 PM|
|Sold||Carbon Fiber & Aluminum Boom Supports plus Carbon Fiber Pushrod for tail servo 450||Dave8888||Aircraft - Electric - Helis (FS/W)||3||Dec 17, 2011 01:25 PM|
|Question||Roll Your Own Carbon Fiber Booms With Torsional Strength?||Quick61||Composites Fabrication||17||Dec 09, 2011 12:43 AM|
|Sold||Carbon fiber boom for blade CX||moparren||Aircraft - Electric - Multirotor (FS/W)||3||Oct 25, 2011 05:47 AM|