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Posted by scousethief | Dec 16, 2016 @ 12:35 PM | 6,532 Views

Disclaimer : i do not get paid nor make any money from this mini review which is why i live in a cave ! . Product specification may change at the manufacturers behest any changes will appear on the linked webpage.

Brand Name: JJRC
Item NO.: X1
Item name: RC Quadcopter
Frequency: 2.4G
Gyro: 6 axis
Material: ABS
Size: 21*21*11cm
Motor: D1806-2280KV brushless motor
Flight time: about 15 minutes
Charging time: 90 minutes
Control distance: about 300-400M
Battery for quadcopter: 7.4V 1300mah Li Battery (included)
Battery for transmitter: 4 x 1.5V AA battery (not included)

5.8G FPV Specification:

5.8G Transmitter module power: 350mW
Standard antenna: 5.8G glue stick omnidirectional antenna
Antenna gain: 3DB
Camera: 600TVL HD Lens
Clarity: 0.01LUX
Effective pixels: PAL=780(H)*570(V)
Video output: 1.0Vp-p/75
Viewing angle: 120 degrees
Lens: complete bo wide-angle large lens

As is customary a little unboxing then teardown and some mods , oh yes.
My apologies if some of the pictures are a little dark i think my Nikon needs some attention.

The X1G arrives in a box.......believe it or not

Everything is safely packaged in a molded plastic frame.
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Posted by scousethief | Dec 04, 2016 @ 07:10 AM | 6,330 Views
Eachine Brushed board with OSD

The multi-purpose Flight controller with built in brushed esc AND receiver now gets an upgrade !, it now includes an OSD !! come on ! what more do you want ? a free toaster ? lol

User Manual, Please select Download

1. Built-in Frsky Receiver version

The AIOF3_BRUSHED flight controller is a Highly integrated F3 flight controller both for Indoor FPV flight and outdoor FPV.
The flight controller integrate OSD and Receiver, run Betaflight firmware. Itís amazing, you only just get ready your VTX and camera, itís simple to DIY a whole FPV racing Quadcopter with brushed motor .

Brand Name: Eachine
Item Name: Flight Control Board
Size: 38mm*19mm
Weight: 3g
Processor: STM32 F303 MCU
Sensor: SPI Sensor MPU6000
Target Omnibus: F3
Firmware Version: Betaflight 3.0.1

-LED_STRIP solder pin
-BUZZER solder pin
-Air mode ready
-Built-in OSD(Using F3 MCU controls OSD over SPI bus in DMA mode)
-OSD Configuration has been include in BETAFLIGHT GUI
-With 4 large current NMOS transistors, operating current of up to 10A each
-Radio Stick to control PID Tunes

Receiver Option:
-Frsky D8 mode SBUS Output 8ch With RSSI output (OSD display Channle9 / X9D telemetry)
-Flysky compatible 8ch PPM receiver(AFHDS 2A Mode)
-DSM2/DSMX compatible Receiver

Installation and Connection diagram:

OSD Stick Commands
On startup screen, When disarmed, enter THR MID + YAW RIGHT + PITCH UP
Page Navigation Cursor on PAGE
Next Page: YAW RIGHT
Previous Page: YAW LEFT
Cursor Navigation
Changing Values
Increase: YAW RIGHT
Decrease: YAW LEFT
Cursor on EXIT or SAVE+EXIT then YAW RIGHT
(Be careful that the cursor disappears for EXIT)