If you have seen the amazing Star Wars Inspired Drone Race post which was one the most popular ones on the site this year, you know what FPV racing is. If you have not seen it, you definitely should do first. Our writer, Mark Coquio did a great piece on the topic called Introduction to FPV Racing and Mini Quadcopters. FPV Racing is surely great fun and probably going to gain a lot of popularity in the future. Hey it could even be the hit of the coming year 2017.
Check out our always up to date FPV Drones Guide.
Pure Carbon Fiber ARRIS FPV Copter Build Kit
Here’s a fun kit that gives you everything you need to build your own fpv quadcopter without the headache of sourcing different parts.
Here’s a few other options you can check out for learning how to build your own fpv quadcopter!
Charpu is great with FPV, check out some is videos here!
The guys at Tested did a full episode on how to build one of these cuties so go ahead get some inspiration.
Here is what they have used for the build:
QAV250 Mini FPV Quadcopter frame.
Lumenier FXC1806 2300kv motors.
Lumenier 12A Electronic Speed Controllers.
Gemfan 5×3 Propellers.
Lumenier 1300mAh Lipo Battery.
Acro Naze32 Flight Controller.
Fat Shark Teleporter V3 Video Goggles.
FrSky Taranis X9D 2.4GHz Radio & Receiver.
Need protection from losing your uav? Check out this post we wrote on uav tracking systems.
The writer known as I Coleman is a veteran tech reviewer who’s spent seven years writing about everything from PC hardware to drone tech and who joined the Dronethusiast team early in 2017. I brings his characteristic sense of humor and attention to detail to our product reviews and buyer’s guides, making sure that they’re packed with expert analysis in a way that’s still easy for hobby newcomers to understand. In his spare time, I is using drones to create 3D modeling software for a company in his hometown.