I decided to post and share of my ArduCopter frame build process.

It's "hand made" folding frame, the design is adopted from: Jakub's Frame 

 

90% aluminum parts (The landing skids are temporary and they installed for reference only)

 

 

The center plate dimentions 120*120 MM  X configuration.

 

 

Fold is done by two steps: 

 

 

Thats all for now, more updates soon.

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Comment by John Hutchinson on January 6, 2011 at 12:57am
Looks nice, I have some ~10mm diameter CF tubes which would make good quad arms but I hadn't thought of a good way to attach them to the central mounting plates. Your little cube blocks look good. How did you cut out the plates? CNC?
Comment by d-creator on January 6, 2011 at 1:44am
It's funny but i cut with "home power tools" like circular saw and stand drill

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Comment by Max Levine on January 6, 2011 at 3:05am
Let me know when you are ready to fly :)

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