A new version of the tricopter is finished

News...:
A completely new version of the copter recently did it's first flight. I rebuilt chassis, electronics and replaced the battery. I was able to save 35% weight (996g -> 628g). Outdoor flight tests still have to be done. But I am really looking forward to that. Lowering the kinetic energy might significantly increase flight performance.
P.S.: In the meantime I did three outdoor flights: Absolutely great!! I can hardly believe that I built this thing on my own ;-D. Lots of power, very agile and absolutely precise and fun to fly!

Currently, I am working my way through the source code (cleaning up and adding comments), so I can post it here. The electronics circuit + PCB will also be made available.


Comments

  1. can u please put up schematics of the frame ; would like to get a better idea of the layers .

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  2. I am planning to put the schematics into the construction & set-up manual. But I am a bit busy at the moment...

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