FPV Build Logs and Guides are detailed documentations of a diverse range of FPV drone builds. Each FPV Build Log is packed with useful tips and know-how, providing you with exactly the knowledge needed to embark upon your first FPV drone build; be it for freestyle, racing, long range, micro, or something else entirely. FPV Build Logs are the best place for newcomers and advanced pilots alike to brush up on their FPV drone building skills.
If you’ve been thinking about building your own quadcopter drone, the available kits just keep getting better. GetFPV has released the Xilo 5″ Freestyle Drone Bundle – Joshua Bardwell Edition, a fantastic package deal with everything you need to assemble a very capable freestyle drone on your own. In this guide we’ll walk through some…Details
In this video, Duane Bradley will be going over the assembly process of the XILO Phreakstyle FPV Quadcopter Frame.
The goal of this build is to provide a cheap, reliable platform for beginners to get up in the air and fly hard (and crash). Also, advanced pilots will enjoy the robust nature and cost-effectiveness of this build, which will hopefully enable pilots out there to push themselves further.Details
What’s the correct way to connect a flight controller to Betaflight? Is it as simple as just plugging it into the computer? What do you need to know before you start? If you find yourself asking these questions, Derek is here with his video submitted via the GetFPV Community Program to help answer them!Details
As the technology behind FPV quadcopters becomes more advanced and less expensive, the number of enterprising hobbyists buying into the sport increases proportionately. Generally, the natural progression through the hobby involves a new pilot buying a ready-to-fly drone, flying and (often) crashing it, and then deciding to build one out of hand-picked parts. This can…Details
Drone CNC machining is a useful tool for this hobby and an excellent way to apply three-dimensional (3D) modelling skills. A CNC or computer numerical control is an automated milling machine with the ability to manufacture parts. In this article, I’ll go over drone CNC machining and how you can do it too. How Does…Details
A single drone can use up to five feet of FPV drone wire to connect its electrical components together. The wire thickness used for connecting different components together also varies depending on the power that component uses. In this guide, I will discuss what gauge/thickness of sure you should be using for each FPV drone…Details
A custom FPV logo on your OSD and Rapidfire module are an excellent way of customizing your gear. In this guide, I will show you how to convert and upload your custom FPV logo to your Rapidfire and OSD. If you are considering a Rapidfire module, you can read Josh’s review here. To demonstrate the…Details