Bergen Foldable Hexacopter Build - RC Groups

Bergen Foldable Hexacopter Build

This project is dubbed "Project Equinox" as the intention is to be able to utilize its capabilities equally well, day or night.


Stable Hexacopter, and Foldable to Boot!

From user CletusB:

This is an extremely well made, industrial-strength airframe. I'm really pleased with this machine's component quality! In this thread, you'll see that I am extremely pleased with the stability and smoothness of this autonomous, heavy-lift, aerial platform.

Some specs on this build:

  • Span: 990mm Shaft to shaft
  • Motors: 6ea OS 30 Electric
  • ESC: 6ea 60A Opto-isolated
  • Flight Control: DJI Wookong-M Waypoint
  • Radio: JR-12X and Spektrum AR-8000
  • FPV Telemetery / OSD: Eagle Tree
  • Video Downlink: 5.8Ghz 600mW Circular Polarized
  • Cameras: Ready Made RC (FPV) and GoPro Hero2
  • Flight Battery: 4ea 4S 5000mAh 30C packs (20,000mAh total 16-minutes flight duration)
  • Video Battery: 1ea 3S 2200mAh 20C

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