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Old Jan 08, 2012, 02:20 AM
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LotusRC T380 ARF Quad - best value ARF sharing thread


Updates from LotusRC: All T380 comes with ONE Year manufacturing warranty.

Sharing here the T380 ARF Quad. Finally got the unit to do a video.

This is a simple video with
- No editing for any enhancement
- No professional video taking as it is just a simple tripod with fix angle
- To show the actual performance of the model

The setup is from the stock setup and recommendaiton:
- 25C 2200mah 3S lipo
- stock prop
- connected to 7channel Futaba radio

Where you can get it:
Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and other selected countries: MultircShop
USA: RotorConcept

Will post more details soon. Please also refer to user manual for additional info.

Flight video with fix angle view:
T380 flight on stock setup with simple and aggressive stick flying (6 min 11 sec)


Note for auto level and calibration:
1. Please only power up the model when T380 is level on ground
2. if with the above, the T380 still shows large drift, follow the video below to recalibrate the Accelerometer
Lotus T380 Acc Calibration (0 min 27 sec)
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Old Jan 08, 2012, 02:21 AM
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Flying videos/Photos:

Multi-Rotor Funfly - 5 Feb 2012 (2 min 6 sec)


MAH00353 (2 min 13 sec)


http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=VKwhGvCW6U0

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=h2SSqzkc1QQ

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...&postcount=254
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Old Jan 08, 2012, 11:28 PM
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NEW GPS Kits for T380:
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...&postcount=837
Last edited by dt8666; Jul 02, 2014 at 10:46 AM. Reason: updated with new features
Old Jan 09, 2012, 12:52 AM
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AH
Maximum expandable size: 619x619x155 mm
Motor to motor: 410 mm
Battery: LiPo 3S 2200mAh 20C
Unit AFT weight: 430g (No battery, receiver, applicable load).
Takeoff weight: 610g(With 3S 2200mAh battery, receiver)
Efficient payload: Mini Videocon / camera, ≤380g
Maximum payload: ≤ 380g
Maximum takeoff weight: 1300g
Flight distance: Depend on remote control equipment and battery capacity
Flight time: 18~25mins
Wind resistance:≤4 class
Old Jan 09, 2012, 12:59 AM
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Old Jan 09, 2012, 12:59 AM
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OK... maybe I will request for a support from LotusRC to award a FREE T380 to top 2 most viewed T380 video or top vote from the user here.

So lets start to post your video and how crazy you are on driving this little wonder!
Old Jan 09, 2012, 10:46 PM
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i just got one from the AMA show FUN
Old Jan 10, 2012, 09:28 AM
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Question. I have not seen anyone selling these in the states yet, can you ship to the states.
Old Jan 10, 2012, 09:38 AM
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He sure can. Same shop sends kkboards worldwide
Old Jan 10, 2012, 10:22 AM
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He sure can. Same shop sends kkboards worldwide
ops TC... this time you gues it wrong.. I dont have the right to ship to US.

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Question. I have not seen anyone selling these in the states yet, can you ship to the states.
tc3, you may already have PM from the US agent else will connect for you soon


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i just got one from the AMA show FUN
Yes.. it is fun.. I have so much fun now with it every day and it was one mid air with another Quad yesterday! ops.. but survived! The Prop hit to another Quad and the Prop came loose so ends with a flip and inverted landing! fix up the prop and all back in action
Old Jan 10, 2012, 10:27 AM
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does this quad have hight hold, looks like there is a baro sensor on the board.
Old Jan 10, 2012, 11:02 AM
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Yea no PM's or e-mails Yet. but I did see that seller on DIYdrones, who is selling this quad for 150.00 and 45.00 shipped. Just don't think I trust that seller. Dt8666, You I trust. and you ship fast too.
Old Jan 11, 2012, 12:03 AM
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Hi TC3, that was not the correct source as I understand which sells at funny price.

it has the Baro as the T580.
Old Jan 11, 2012, 02:44 AM
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this is the vendor i got mine from at the AMA Show fist quad and i love it
http://rotorconcept.com/


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