RD13 - Codename: Icarus - Status: Testing

Estimated cost to build this model today.
$304 USD

 

Daedalus Kinjal - Carbon Fiber
30.50 cm
Quadcopter X
IDG-500 and ISZ-500 OPCC
Analog Devices ADXL345 - AQ Mini and OPCC
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Turnigy Nano 2200mah 3S 45~90C Lipo
HW30A Brushless ESC
APC 8x3.8SF Counter Rotating Sets
Futaba 9C Super - DFT (FrSky)
None Installed At This Time
FrSky DR8 II (no PPM, No telem)

Airframe:

Daedalus Kinjal Carbon Fiber Quad

ESCs:

SimonK DYS/Hobbywing 30A ESC

Flight Controller:

Hobbyking KK2.0 Multi-rotor LCD Flight Control Board

Motors:

KA20-22L 924KV Hacker Style Outrunner

Receiver:

FrSKY V8R7-SP ACCST 7 Channel RX with composite PPM

Lab Rating:

4

Pros:

  • Small
  • light
  • agile
  • fast

Visitor Rating:

Average: 3 (2 votes)
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Icarus Build - RD13

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(RD13) It Flies!

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) It flies better, but not good enough :(

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) rd13 Test Flight

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) RD-13 final Tests with AQ Mini

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) RD13 ARDi Revival = Epic Fail

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) Testing a $30 HobbyKing FC in RD13

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) RD-13 Gets a real brain - APM1280/AC2

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) RD13 will not fly with APM - APM is cooked

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) New APM2560 FC for RD13

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) New Oilpan H Enroute for RD13

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) New APM for RD13

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) RD13 - Icarus - new props and landing gear

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) More success with HK FC

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) RD13 - Another Retrofit for the AQ50

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) New AeroQuad Mini Flight Controller

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) RD13 upgrade to CopterControl

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) Building another Kinjal

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) RD13 - Icarus gets CC Replacement

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

(RD13) The Mini wont fly

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 12:17

Icarus gets a new brain - Hello CC3D - UPDATED Bye Bye CC3D

Friday, April 20, 2012 - 07:22

Installing a TMF Back into Icarus (RD13)

Saturday, May 12, 2012 - 13:23

RD13 aka Icarus, gets a KKFC

Sunday, June 3, 2012 - 09:05

Icarus (RD13) and the KK2

Saturday, October 27, 2012 - 16:30

Icarus (RD13) Gets an ESC upgrade.

Saturday, November 10, 2012 - 08:17

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RD13 - 4S 5000mAh flght test

Testing with new MAS 3 blade props and a very large 4S Lipo

Tuesday, October 11, 2011 - 12:03

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RD13 - Icarus - Test flight w/ new landing gear and props. 1st pinch flight

9 minute test flight indoors crappy camera. This was my first time flying anything using the pinch technique. should have used a strap, hands cramped up pretty bad with the big old futaba 9c.

Tuesday, November 8, 2011 - 11:07

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RD13 - AQ50D Pro, on 5% gain

Just to test how responsive it would be if the gain was turned almost all the way down

Sunday, December 11, 2011 - 11:39