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  1. HobCoil

    Quad in acro mode tries to correct itself

    Hi, first time poster here, but I have used a lot of forum post to build my first quad, it is up and running. After flying it in acro mode for a couple days, I started to attempt different tricks, but found the quad would fight me. I brought the quad to the workbench and found that when my...
  2. R

    I built a drone But I don't know how to configure it. Help please...

    This is my first build. When I connect the battery everything works fine but the motors won't spin when I push the throttle stick. I added a spektrum serial receiver thats connected to my DXe. I really need some help fixing this drone. Parts I used: ESC: Racerstar RS20Ax4 20A 4 in 1 Blheli_S...
  3. A

    Quick tip... Getting Vortex 150 properly setup w/ Graupner MZ-12/KDS Kylin goggles

    Recently purchased a Vortex 150 KDS Kylin goggles. I'm not entirely certain it's binding properly to my Tx. But it does show up on the OSD in the goggles, telling me to Center all controls. I cannot get it past this point no matter what I do. When i changed out the plugs, I did plug the V150...
  4. R

    motors? servos? confusion!

    hello! im just testing every thing out before i finally put every thing together ive got the ESC's connected to the F3 via the servo ports and since it states in the manual, to configure the servo ports before use - i just incrementally set the according channels in the servo tab of...
  5. T

    Quadcopter configuration

    Hello, I want to join the quadcopter part of the hobby (already flown planes LOS and FPV), and want to ask if you guys think this is a good setup Frame: Emax Nighthawk Motors: EMAX Cooling Series Multicopter Motor MT2204 KV2300 ESC: BLHeli Series 20A ESC (is this ESC too big?) RX: rSky Delta 8...
  6. M

    Bixler 2 Build - Take a shot at one of these!...

    Got this wonderful Bixler 2 thanks to a silly crash photo I submitted to HobbyKing, and the amazing folks out there were kind enough to virtually donate this airplane. I only paid 31 bucks including shipping, and while it was backordered, got here in less than 4 weeks. Imagine over that waiting...
  7. C

    Y6-Hexacopter controlling

    Hello everybody I'm currently planning to build a Y6 coper and i have some questions about the basic controlling of the copter. [LIST] Which rotors are slowed down or accelerated for which movement? why is it common to have cw,cw and one ccw rotors in the upper level and ccw, ccw and one cw...
  8. C

    Y6-Hexacopter configuration

    Hello everybody Im currently planning to build a Y6 copter. I noticed that in every project I read about they used the following configuration --> Or similar. At least there are never all rotors in the upper level spinnig in the same directon. Same for the lower level. My question is; why...
  9. A

    A new hexacopter configuration?

    Am am thinking about my next multirotor project. And as always, when I want to build something I start by drawing and experimenting in Google Sketchup. I want to build something that is different and stands out from the rest of the multirotors out there. A want a steady and yet manoeuvrable...