New update of Betaflight Hive packback, worth to have a look!

Betaflight Hive Packback is in pre-order now.  Last time we shared some appearence pictures of this packback, apart from the overall design, we stress the space utilization and hope to bring you more convenience. Nowadayes we have updated the inner design by adjusting certain part to make it more humanized for fpv racers. Large interior pocket for carrying props with hard shell cover on the bag for added protection from outside forces. Interior and Exterior FPV Quad mounting locations. The interior of the bag is…

Betaflight Hive Backpack, pre-order now!

Good news for fpv racers here. FPVMODEL has promoted new fpv backpack which has authorized by Betaflight, called Betaflight Hive Backpack. This is the appearance of it. Curious about it ? The design of the Betaflight Backpack has been going over for several months now and have finally settled on the final prototype. While we were designing the Betaflight backpack one thing kept coming up in the design aspect was how much room the transmitter took up inside the bag. So, we thought the best…

Betaflight BLHeli_32Bit 35A ESC, an ESC that supports DShot1200

Betaflight new member BLEeli_32 ESC has come, we call it Betaflight BLHeli_32 35A ESC. This ESC is a collaboration between FPVMODEL, Betaflight, Airbot and BLHeli. Features and Specifications Built in Current Sensor Voltage Rating: 2S-6S Current Rating (burst): 35A (45A) TX pin available for future Telemetry support (connect to FC and you would get current sensing, motor RPM, ESC temperature etc) DShot1200 support Programmable RGB LED Weight: 4.6g Components Apart from the ESC, it also comes with several electrical wires, two 16AWG Silicon wires for…

X-Racer KL-EX90 Micro Racing Quad, a light frame built for micro class FPV racing

Belong to series X-3Racer, KL-EX90 micro racing quad is another mini quad for FPV racing. Unlike the former X-Racer X-1 mainly designed for first users and children, KL-EX90 is one professional frame,  a 2″ propeller 90 class airframe for micro class FPV racing. It weights 106 grams with a  2S 550mAh lipo battery. One important thing lies here: in terms of its small in size and light weight under 250g, you do not need to register with FAA if you are from the United States to fly the KL-EX90.…

X-Racer Quadrant BLHeli_32 ESC:25A or 35A, what’s your choice?

Now in the quadcopter industry, BLHeli_32 has gain much attention.BLHeli_32 is the 3rd generation of BLHeli firmware after BLHeli and BLHeli_S. BLHeli_32 runs on an ARM 32bit MCU, initially it will be on a Cortex-M0 running at 48MHz, but there are MCUs out there that can run a lot faster. Benefit from the Dshot 1200 and BLHeli_32 firmware,  several BLHeli_32 ESCs have earned more popularity. Today we focus on the new X-Racer Quadrant 32Bit BLHeli_32 ESC. There are two categories: 25A and 35A. Both of them follow…

2017 Drone Racing League Season have started on June 20th

After what has seemed like a long wait, the Drone Racing League’s (DRL) second season is due to air this evening. Plenty has happened behind the scenes at the company since its immersive action was last on TV. Here’s hoping that all the changes front of house are for the better. With all the excitement at DRL away from the track, which has included lucrative partnerships with the likes of Amazon and Allianz and big broadcasting deals with ESPN and Sky, it’s now time to focus on…

What is BLHeli_32?

BLHeli_32 is a new firmware for 32 bit ESCs that has recently been announced by Steffen, the contributor for the original BLHeli and BLHeli_S projects. Its worth noting that despite the fact it shares the name with its BLHeli counterparts, the code is in fact written from scratch and is closed source. This means the code will not be released to the community, similar to how the KISS ESC code is not released. This firmware should bring significant improvements to ESC performance at the moment,…

X-Racer X-1 mini quad build

Agile, safe and fun! The X-Racer X-1 is an ultra-micro FPV drone designed for indoor flying in even the smallest of places. It is an amazing gift to both the first time pilot and advanced pilots. There are two combos: One is the FPV Ready Bind-n-Fly version without transmitter, the other is the DIY combo with all the BNF parts included.  No soldering or 3D printing required for both of the two combos! DIY Combo: If you like Do it Yourself,  choose the DIY combo,…

Top 5 Best Flight Controllers in March 2017 by Oscar Liang

{{unknown}}Lately the flight controllers featured here are chosen because they scored top votes through facebook group poll by Oscar Liang. The choice of FC really depends on which firmware you prefer to run. Some FC might be compatible with more than one firmware, but the FC recommendation might change from one firmware to another. Common features the listed FC’s have: F3 or F4 CPU Low noise gyro with SPI Bus allow up to 8K Gyro sample rate – such as MPU6000 Boards designed for Betaflight tend to have…

What’s the future of drones? Have you ever imagined yet?

What is the Future of Drones? No doubt that drones are playing a key role in our world over the next few decades but what are these versatile machines truly capable of? Drones have already become part of our society as we speak. These are the unmanned vehicles or remote controlled drones hovering over our skies either used for recreational or military purposes. We have also seen drones being used not only in military operations but through filmmaking, photography and other recreational purposes. This begs the…