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Summary of FPV News – Episode 10
In this episode of FPV New, Average Hobbyist covers some of the newest and most unique FPV gear out there! First up are a few new releases in the microquad category!
Micro Brushless Motors
Tiny Whoop has released new brushless motors into the wild:
- Profuse Juice – 803 / 20,000kv Brushless 1S Motors
- Toot Juice – 803 / 12,000kv Brushless 2S Motors
- Smooth Juice – 603 / 15,000kv Brushless 1S Motors
Lil’ Deuce has also released a new motor, and keeping with the theme, it’s called the “Lil’ Floater”!
- Lil’ Floater – 1103 / 8000kv Brushless 3S Motors
RacerXFPV has released a new frame, called the Speed Racer Twig, perfect for you microquad / microbrushless builds. It comes in at at 7.9 grams, and offers either a 6.6mm or 9mm motor mounting options.
RunCam has announced the new Split 3 in two new flavors, the Micro and the Nano. Both offer the same great features, including 1080p/60fpv HD recording, Anti-drop SD Card mounting, Power-off protection for video files, Wide voltage range (5-20v) and switchable FPV video aspect ratio.
Foxeer is also adding a new camera to the lineup, the Predator Nano! It’s a 14mm x 14mm camera boasting a 1000TVL sensor. It takes 4-25v power input, and also has switchable aspect ratio. Look for both these cameras soon on the GetFPV store!
DJI Digital HD FPV Goggles
In case you’ve been living under a rock (what…. they might be cozy?) DJI has formally entered into the FPV category with their groundbreaking new digital HD FPV goggles. This system brings low latency (28ms) long range (4km) FPV video feed to the next level! The completely digital signal bring 1080p at 60fps straight into your eye holes with amazing clarity, and can be pared with a DJI transmitter for an all-in-one system. They’re up for pre-order, get yours reserved now!
Ready to Fly
EMAX has released the BabyHawk R Pro 4″ Brushless quad! It comes with the EMAX comes with the Mini Magnum III stack, and is 4S capable.
New from HGLRC
The FD765 + VTX stack touts a BLHeli_32, 65 amp 4-in1 ESC capable of 3-6S power along with a F7 Dual Chip Flight Controller. Combine that with a 25mw – 400mw VTX with MMCX connector, and you have an all-in-one solution for your next build!
Also, don’t forget to check out the HGLRC Wind6 PNP series of multirotors. They come with the FD765 stack already included!
Stan FPV UDP – Guard
If you’re looking to bring a quality duct system to your 5″ quad, look no further than StanFPV’s Universal Ducted Propeller Guard system. 3D printed to exacting standards, these make a great addition to your cinematic setups to add safety into your flights.
DRL Season 4
DRL is kicking off on August 11th! Watch 18 of the worlds fastest drone racers compete for a spot in the world championships. DRL airs this year on NBC, NBC Sports, and Twitter!
Check out James Johnson aka Jaybird over on his YouTube!
Check out the Average Hobbyist YouTube page for his Freestyle contest!
That’s it for this episode! Make sure and check back for more awesome FPV News!