All Discussions Tagged 'motor' (158)

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Choosing ESCs for Multirotor Based on Li-Ion C-Rating Limitation

Hello My long-flight-time quad (APM 2.6, or Pixhawk) is a specialized aerial survey platform using 4S4P unprotected NCR18650B Li-Ion batte…

Started by Christopher Gehrich

5 Jan 10
Reply by Stuart Brookes

What happens in case of motor/esc failure on a X6 or X8 setup ?

Hi, I'm currently building a new hexacopter equipped with Pixhawk HK clone and I wonder what happens in case one of the motors or esc fails…

Started by Michal Rus

5 Jan 6
Reply by Michal Rus

Battery Selection / Motor Specs - custom power module - 3DR 2014 DIY Quad w/ Tarot 2-axis gimbal

Total newb here: I'm looking to maximize the flight time for my 2014 DIY Quad w/ the recent addition of a Tarot 2-axis gimbal.Currently I…

Started by Rick McEwen

0 Jan 5

Case study: HK super H600

Hi, Let me introduce myself: Im playing with quadcopter for 1 year now I'm living in Canada and my native language is french so sorry for…

Started by Choubaka

6 Dec 30, 2014
Reply by Choubaka

Motor efficiency

Would anyone be able to help me figure out (or link me somewhere that shows me how to figure this out) if it's more efficient (power consum…

Started by Zane Erickson

0 Dec 18, 2014

sk450, kk2 quad build with lots of issues

to start out i am fairly new. i have had my quadcopter for about 6 months now with mixed results. ultimately it is up and running. it is tu…

Started by matt

5 Dec 18, 2014
Reply by matt

Motor problem after adding radio control.

Hello everyone. This is my first topic so please be forgiving:) As in topic i have a problem with motors. I'm developing my own flight con…

Started by Jan Urbanski

0 Dec 15, 2014

ArdUcopter 3.2 motor stop and crash

hey guys i have been flying arducopter 3.1 very nicely since today i updated to 3.2 and setup everything. After a few seconds of flight tim…

Started by elie maalouf

1 Dec 2, 2014
Reply by Nathaniel Caner

New Build Suggestions.

Frame: QAV500 V2 with the 540mm aluminum arms Props: 13in - Not sure specifically which kind. Motors: Tiger Motor 4008 380KV - http://www.r

Started by CSB

0 Nov 29, 2014

Thrust test confusion

Hi, I'm looking at motors to use on a quadcopter and I know that I need thrust to be two times the weight. When I look online there are thr…

Started by Andrew

0 Nov 22, 2014


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