Corey Snyder

I am a Front-End Web Engineer, a hockey player, an FPV drone racing pilot, a gamer, and a Husband.

Micro Build Info (2017-2018 Winter Season)


Micro-build parts list

For my own sanity I'm going to try and keep a running list of some of the builds & parts that I hear about on Facebook for micro (2"-3") drones. Feel free to drop me comments if I've missed anything. The goal is to identify the best components for micro builds

Beware of M2 and M3 Holes Not all flight controllers and ESCs will work with one another. Some manufacturers are choosing to use M2 instead of M3. M2 screws are lighter but offer less structural stability than M3. Don't buy an M2 FC and an M3 4in1 unless you have some adapters you plan to use!

Cheers,
RoscoFPV


Table of Contents


Frames

31mm

40mm (~1.5")

2.5"

3"


Motors

700mm

  • Sunny Sky 705 15000

1102mm

1103mm

1104mm

1105mm

    *

1106mm


Flight Controllers

16x16

M2 Holes

20x20

M3 Holes

M2 Holes


ESC

4in1 ESC

M2 Holes
M2 Holes

Individual ESC


FC & ESC AIO

16x16 M2

  • $47 - [TinyFish F3 Powerstack](https://www.getfpv.com/lumenier-tinyfish-power-stack-f
  • $28 - Super_S F4 2S 6A (link1 link2)

20x20 M2

20x20 M3


Props

31mm (1.2")

2"

2.5"

3"


Batteries

1S

2S

300mah

450mah

650mah

800mah

3S

450mah

650mah

850mah

1050mah


Receivers

  • R-XSR - Smallest FRSKy receiver out there. Why use anything else?
  • Spektrum Satellite
  • LemonRX

Cameras


Full Builds

Jared's TOMO Build

  • Tomoquads CS2 Sphinx frame
  • EMAX 1106-7500kv motors,
  • HGLRC F413 stack,
  • Gemfan Flash 2540 props,
  • Runcam Micro Swift camera,
  • Eachine ATX03 vtx,
  • FrSky XM receiver,
  • Tattu 2S 650mah lipo
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Corey Snyder

Senior Front-End Engineer for Aver Inc.. I'm really into drone racing. I have independently developed & released multiple video-games to the AppStore, Windows 8, and Chrome Store. I play Ice Hockey a couple days a week and I love my Subaru WRX STI.

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