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Posted by A Useless Geek | Dec 07, 2015 @ 02:01 PM | 27,127 Views
So, I did another quad using 6mm CF square tubing notched like my Stick Simple/Woodie layout. It was okay, but the real advantage came after I added epoxy to the corners to stiffen everything up. I just put another five minutes on this thing and it works well enough that I almost think it almost has almost enough oofta to almost be almost competitive in 250 Race. (Of course, I actually know better.)

245 rotor-to-rotor
Turnigy 1811-2000 motors
Turnigy Plush 6A ESCs
Nano-tech 850 3S 25C
CF square tubing, strengthened with JB Weld and microballoons for the corners
165 grams dry -- not bad!


Okay, I'm officially done with MultiWii flight control boards. This is the third one that has stopped working after a few not-too-hard crashes. Why is it that the KK2 board handles crashes just fine but the MultiWii gives up the ghost? Whatever.