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  1. J

    Tips on learning the FPV Drone

    I have just ordered the DJI FPV Drone (not to be confused with the new one that just came out.) and would like some tips or advice on this new toy I have just ordered. I have used it on the DJI Virtual Flight App, and was overwhelmed when I put it into manual mode, and the controls for manual...
  2. R

    Looking to step up my filmmaking!

    I've been thinking about getting into cinematic FPV for almost two years now. After doing quite a few hours of research tonight, getting into it is even more intimidating than expected. I'm looking for a set up that is optimal for a beginner but has a little room to grow (I've found maybe the...
  3. P

    Building my first freestyle quad

    Hey this is my first post on this forum hopefully you can help me. So actually im not new to flying FPV but its my first time ever building my own. I looked for some parts the whole day so here is what i came up with: Frame: ImpulseRC Apex 5" HD Freestyle Frame Motors: FPVCYCLE 25MM IMPERIAL...
  4. R

    Help with R9M/R9 Mini OTA with Mamba F722

    I've got my R9M bound to my R9 Mini. Both transmitter and receiver have latest access firmware. I had s.port of receiver wired to TX1 pad of FC and got no transmitter control showing up in betaflight. I've also tried using sbus through the RX1 pad and still nothing. Can anyone help in setting...
  5. R

    Turnigy 9X Compatibility Question

    So I built a quad years ago using a frsky x4r receiver and the frsky XJT transmitter in my turnigy 9x radio. I'm building a new drone and ordered a bunch of new parts and got the FrSky R9 Mini receiver and FrSky R9M transmitter after not understanding if any new receivers worked with the XJT I...
  6. L

    ESC FAIL

    Hi, not sure if this is the right forum or not but, Im new to the building of FPV quads, so i asked my mate to build my drone for me. anyways currently down 2 ESC's. can anyone tell me why this has happened i will admit first ESC was all on me. second one i bought a new ESC stack x2. he...
  7. K

    Hi I’m looking to get into this hobby and have a few questions....

    Hey I’m new and have been researching but have a few questions... The simulator seems the way to start but with the huge amount of brands and different things involved I don’t even know where to start... I thought about buying the tiny hawk kit on Amazon but feel like I should just buy a...
  8. D_The_Producer

    Is there a way to calculate my Cinewhoop's MTOW or MTOM?

    Hi again friends! As I stated last week, I am new around here and also to the FPV world (though I'm an EASA certified pilot since last year and I am in several of this network of drone forums) I've been reading and watching videos like crazy the past few weeks but some questions still pop to my...
  9. A

    Help the noob!

    Hi guys, I am very new to the world of fpv. I bought an RTF package a few months back and have been loving it. It’s a 5inch 6s quad. Unfortunately while filming some on water sports, the quad went for a swim! I managed to get it back from the salty sea about 5 hours later. I washed it in fresh...
  10. B

    Please I need help ASAP

    Hi, can you help me with something? I’m building my own for drone I’ve got all my parts ready to go it’s just how did you attach your controller to the flight controller? I am a rc car hobbyist and I’m just confused on the receiver and radio part of it. I am currently studying electronics and I...
  11. Thebigskysky

    Keep smoking GPS modules

    I have a Flywoo Explorer LR with the GPS and like may others I was frustrated with the time it took to acquire sufficient sat lock after plugging in my battery (3-5 minutes). So following a video from TMac (link below) I wanted to isolate power to the module so that it can acquire its lock...
  12. N

    Newbie needs help!

    So as the title says im new to this hobby and new to the website. Ive bought a couple of drones to get into the hobby but im not the most technical guy in the world, my most recent issue is with my Eachine trashcan, I can barely get 1 minute flights before the batteries out of juice this is...
  13. Winks

    Failsafe trigger on liftoff?

    I've done my best to go through and see if there's a similar post to this, to avoid flooding the forum with unnecessary posts, but I haven't found anything yet. This is my first build and I'll do my best to provide as much information as I can. I'm using the dragon X5 frame and have my drone...
  14. 1

    Need help buying the correct parts for my first racing drone.

    Hi, So I have not been keeping up with the fpv drone racing world for quite some time now (3 years? been a while), but now I have some free time to build something. Here is what I know I want for my drone: fast, smooth, and efficient. - A 250 size drone on the zmr250 frame. Is there anything...
  15. D

    Quad flipping continuously But hovers fine! Please help!

    I just built a quad and everything seems to be in order. I took it out for the maiden flight and it ended badly! The quad would hover completely fine. I could pitch forward, backwards, roll slightly left and right, yaw left and right, and fly in circles no problem. I then tried a full roll to...
  16. G

    1st build, i'm having problems with motors/esc

    hi this is my 1st fpv drone build and i am having some issue with motors/ esc. i mounted a Matek AIO F4 Flight Controller + PDB 4*30A + Bateflight OSD, motors Emax RS2306 - 2400KV, esc T-MOTOR F30A ESC-BLHeli 32BIT-2S-4S - DSHOT 1200 the reciever bind, i have the video on goggles, plugging the...
  17. S

    Drone build

    Hi, Im doing a project for school where im building a (budget) drone. We've done quite some extensive research about all the parts and which parts we should get. We think we have our final parts list. The thing is we are scared that some parts might not be compatible with other parts. We have...
  18. B

    Receiver not interfacing with FC

    ok so this is my first time building a racing drone and i made a mistake buying the receiver/remote so i got the flysky i6 controller and with the flysky ia6 receiver not the ia6b receiver the one i bought is using either ppm or pwm and while my fc (which is the seriously pro racing f3 flight...
  19. V

    Making my first drone :D

    Hello everyone! I thought of making my first drone for a while now. I have small experience with rc cars, and electronics but nothing like FPV drones. My questions are : 1.what do you think are the best buget components . I think i need: Frame,camera,esc's,propellers,motors,transmitter and...
  20. N

    Hi! I`m new here! Need help (Mac)!

    Hey guys! My name is Jin, I`m here from Hiroshima, Japan. I recently bought a Eachine Wizard x220 ARF, and am having a multiple of issues....escpecially with software and driver problems. I own a 2011 Macbook Air (HighSierra) and have a FLY SKY FS-i6 transmitter. Problems: 1. I wanted to...