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How to Build the Best Quadcopter for Racing

In Basics, Build by Mike Tseng49 Comments

 

 How to Build the Best Quadcopter for Racing Let’s build the best quadcopter for racing.  When I first started this site, I made a post on How to Build an FPV Quadcopter in April 2015.  It was an intro on how to build a quadcopter using good parts, at that time.  The quadcopter industry is advancing so fast.  Just 18 …

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Furious True-D Diversity Goggle Receiver Review

In Review by Mike Tseng11 Comments

 

 Furious True-D Goggle Diversity Receiver I’ve been using the Furious True-D diversity receiver for the past 3 months and I love it.  This is one of those products you use, love and want to tell everybody about it. What is the Furious True-D?  The Furious True-D is a plug-and-play receiver module for FatShark Goggles that offers receiver diversity.  What is a receiver diversity? …

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FlightClub Quadcopter Frame: Let’s Design the Best FPV Quad

In News by Mike Tseng77 Comments

 

 FlightClub Quadcopter Frame The image above is a design I made last year but never followed through.  I just put up this image so this post will have a picture.  I think the new frame will have a totally different design.  This is NOT the frame I’m working on now. It’s finally time for FlightClub to start designing and producing …

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How to Setup a Lumenier QAV-X

In Build, Review by Mike Tseng21 Comments

 

 How to Setup a Lumenier QAV-X Time to finish up the QAV-X build!  In part 1 of the build, we did all the soldering and physical build.  Part 2 we will program the Taranis, flash and configure the KISS FC then go for some test flights. Parts used in this QAV-X Build Lumenier QAV-X 4mm KISS FC DYS XS20A EMAX …

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Tiny Whoop Upgrade: Motors and Batteries

In Build, Review by Mike Tseng2 Comments

 

 Tiny Whoop Upgrade This is a Tiny Whoop upgrade must, the motors.  I’ve been putting around in my Tiny Whoop with the standard motors and having a blast.  But I was missing out.  I recently added a Tiny Whoop upgrade that really woke up the micro quad, the Lumenier RX0615-14 Micro Brushed Motors. I’ll be comparing two Tiny Whoops in this …

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QAV-X Build: How to Build a Lumenier QAV-X Part 1

In Build, Review by Mike Tseng34 Comments

 

 How to Build a Lumenier QAV-X Time for another build!  The Lumenier QAV-X build is one of my favorite quads right now.  It’s no secret I really like the Lumenier frames.  Their designs are all really well thought out using the highest quality components.  The QAV-X is no exception.  The frame comes in 3mm and 4mm versions.  Both the frames …

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KISS FC – Easy to Follow Setup and Review

In Build, Review by Mike Tseng25 Comments

 

 KISS FC – Setup and Review I have to be honest and admit, I put off flying the KISS FC because I was intimidated.  One, I didn’t want to learn a new software because it doesn’t run off Cleanflight or even Baseflight, gasp!  Two, take a look at the KISS FC manual and it will send you running with unanswered …

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Best Night FPV Camera: RunCam Owl Plus Review

In Review by Mike Tseng6 Comments

 

 Best Night FPV Camera: RunCam Owl Plus I live in Texas and summers are brutally hot.  The only time I can really fly is early in the morning or late at night when the temperature drops below 90 degrees.  I’ve been looking for the best night FPV camera for a long time.  And I’ve found it.  I bring you the …

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DTFc Flight Controller Review: Ultra Clean Quad Build

In Review by Mike Tseng13 Comments

 

 DTFc Flight Controller Review What is the DTFc flight controller?  In short, the DTFc flight controller is a PDB with a built in F3 flight controller.  It’s made by the creators of the OSDoge and can stack perfectly with the DTFc.  For people who want simple clean builds, there’s not better PDB or flight controller than the DTFc.  Let’s take a …

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Tiny Whoop Build Guide and Review

In Build, Review by Mike Tseng29 Comments

 

 Tiny Whoop Build Tiny Whoop is about the most fun you can have with your clothes on! What is a Tiny Whoop?  Tiny Whoop is just a Blade Inductrix modified with a small FPV camera and video transmitter.  The great thing about thing about the Tiny Whoop is that it’s tiny, light and protected.  You can fly around your house without …