8km From Home w/ TBS CROSSFIRE – Uncut 2.7k Long Range FPV Flight With DVR – Long Range Freedom II

8km From Home w/ TBS CROSSFIRE – Uncut 2.7k Long Range FPV Flight With DVR – Long Range Freedom II



A 17.8 km Long Range FPV flight that makes use of highly effective li-ion cells to succeed in 8 km out for epic views from the height of a 2200 meter mountain. I constructed a 7″ lengthy vary quad with TBS CROSSFIRE to take my GoPro on a flight that turned out to be fairly superb, in each vary and sweetness. There’s a glacier, waterfalls, a river, excellent views and extra! Long Range Freedom II

I go away my low battery warning set fairly excessive, don’t be concerned, I make it residence. I’ve modified the pace for components of the flight to maintain it fascinating. The present playback pace will probably be indicated within the backside left nook. There’s a full time DVR within the backside proper nook that’s synced with the GoPro footage.

I’m utilizing the V1 Micro TX and the range nano Rx with 1 vertical and 1 horizontal antenna. As properly there may be little to no RF interference at this location. Your outcomes will range relying on the quantity of RF interference at your location in addition to a number of different elements.

Video chapters:
0:00 – Beginning / Flight throughout the river
0:27 – Crossfire setup description
0:54 – VTX & antenna description
1:30 – Flying via the mountain valley
1:58 – Chain of waterfalls resulting in glacier
3:40 – The glacier revealed
4:20 – Another perspective
5:00 – On to the height
5:35 – Epic views from the 2200m peak
6:00 – Crazy wind getting back from the height
6:53 – Back down the waterfalls
7:35 – The flight residence
8:45 – Back on the clear lower
9:21 – Post flight stats in DVR
9:28 – Ending / Video recommendations

I’m usually requested about how I get such good video and transmitter vary. The largest enchancment for many will probably be from upgrading their antennas. I take advantage of these ones (Airblade UAV affiliate hyperlinks):

Goggles TrueRC – X2-AIR: http://bit.ly/3hKcXeS
VTX TrueRC – Singularity: http://bit.ly/2L2YONN
Crossfire Receiver TrueRC – Bardpole: http://bit.ly/38eIhzm

Quad & Gear used (Airblade UAV affiliate hyperlinks):

Frame – FalconRad 7″ V1
Goggles – Orqa FPV.One (Amazing Goggles!)
Goggle antennas –
– 2 x DIY 7 flip helical (thingyverse hyperlink): https://www.thingiverse.com/factor:367500
HD Camera – GoPro Hero 6 Black
Camera Butter ND filter: http://bit.ly/3rXd0IM
Transmitter – taranis X9D
Tx – TBS crossfire micro Tx at 250mw: http://bit.ly/395NrwR
Rx – TBS crossfire nano range: http://bit.ly/3rSWny0
Rx Antennas –
– Back/Vertical – True RC Bardpole: http://bit.ly/38eIhzm
– Front/ horizontal – TBS further prolonged immortal T: http://bit.ly/2MvtyaF
Flight controller – DYS F4 Pro V2
ESC – Diatone 40amp from MK2 stack, DO NOT use the F405MK2 FC with BF 4.1, I discover it to offer unreliable GPS perform. (4.2 appears okay)
Motors – Brother Hobby Avenger 2806.5 1300kv: http://bit.ly/2XaTSZN
Props – Gemfan 7040: http://bit.ly/38YDf9j
Fpv cam – Runcam Phoenix V2: http://bit.ly/2XcHyIs
GPS – BrainFPV GPS: http://bit.ly/38WOiQe
VTX – Tank Ultimate Plus: http://bit.ly/2L33UcT
VTX antenna – True RC singularity: http://bit.ly/2L2YONN

Comments? Questions? Leave them within the remark part beneath. I’ll do my finest to reply.

This flight was performed with 2 x 2600 mah 6s li-ion packs in parallel, one on prime, one beneath.

Post course of:
-ReelSteady Go for stabilization
-Adobe Premiere Pro for modifying, coloration correction and so forth…
-Recorded at 2.7k 60 fps and exported at 4k 60 fps

Music all from youtube audio library.

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