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Mobula7 HD review and setup

Mobula7 HD review and setup

19 May, 2019

The Mobula7 HD is right up there at the top of the line micro quads, along with side other drones such as the Eachine Trashcan, Mobula…

14 min read by Georgi Yanev
Record FPV DVR with ROTG02 and an Android phone

Record FPV DVR with ROTG02 and an Android phone

07 May, 2019

Ever since I lost my quad once and had to search for it for roughly 40 minutes and luckily I found it in the end, I’ve always appreciated…

4 min read by Georgi Yanev
How to replace an ESC or a motor on the Wizard x220

How to replace an ESC or a motor on the Wizard x220

29 April, 2019

Every so often you might have an issue with an ESC. Even though in general I’m a fan of 4 in 1 ESC boards, it’s pretty unpleasant to have to…

7 min read by Georgi Yanev
Add an external voltage regulator to the Eachine Trashcan

Add an external voltage regulator to the Eachine Trashcan

22 April, 2019

If you are one of the unlucky folks with a busted 5v regulator on your Eachine Trashcan, fear not. There is a solution and the fix is easier…

1 min read by Georgi Yanev
Set up Taranis X-Lite and update OpenTX

Set up Taranis X-Lite and update OpenTX

14 April, 2019

I recently got the Taranis X-Lite and was excited to try it out. I have watched the reviews, had a rough idea of what to expect, but really…

18 min read by Georgi Yanev
How to set up Eachine Trashcan micro drone

How to set up Eachine Trashcan micro drone

03 March, 2019

I was very excited when the Eachine Trashcan finally arrived, and not only because it’s winter in the northern hemisphere and micro drone…

10 min read by Georgi Yanev
Set up an FPV drone simulator

Set up an FPV drone simulator

17 February, 2019

Whether you are a seasoned fpv drone pilot or a person just getting started with this hobby, there always is a reason to fly in a quadcopter…

4 min read by Georgi Yanev
Upgrading your Wizard x220 Part 2

Upgrading your Wizard x220 Part 2

11 August, 2018

Over time I have done a number of upgrades to my Wizard x220. So many in fact, it’s nowadays more of a custom build than a wizard and that’s…

3 min read by Georgi Yanev
Wizard x220 camera upgrade

Wizard x220 camera upgrade

17 July, 2018

One of the best upgrades you can do to your Wizard x220 is definitely changing the stock camera. It is pretty much widely agreed upon that…

2 min read by Georgi Yanev
Wizard x220 VTX upgrade

Wizard x220 VTX upgrade

08 July, 2018

The stock VTX on the Wizard x220 is sometimes not the best option to keep around for the long run. From the SMA connector breaking off the…

2 min read by Georgi Yanev
Backpack upgrade

Backpack upgrade

01 July, 2018

A couple of weeks ago I switched to the new Realacc backpack and now the time has come to drop a few words on it. Spoiler: It’s pretty…

1 min read by Georgi Yanev
How to flash XM+ and setup RSSI

How to flash XM+ and setup RSSI

14 May, 2018

Sometimes you might need to flash new firmware on the XM+ receiver. The two main reasons as to why you may want to do that are usually:You…

4 min read by Georgi Yanev
How to make a smoke stopper

How to make a smoke stopper

14 April, 2018

A smoke stopper can save your quad many times. In a nutshell what it does is it acts as a load between your battery and your quad. In the…

2 min read by Georgi Yanev
How to add Frsky XM+ receiver to the Eachine Wizard x220

How to add Frsky XM+ receiver to the Eachine Wizard x220

17 March, 2018

The Frsky XM+ receiver is an awesome little thing. Coming in at only $14 it is a tiny, but full featured receiver for Taranis radios. Since…

2 min read by Georgi Yanev
Quad build 2018

Quad build 2018

17 March, 2018

This build is heavily inspired by UAVfutures’ 110MPH build with some changes. Building this quad had its ups and downs as you can tell from…

9 min read by Georgi Yanev
Setup the Taranis Q X7 using OpenTX

Setup the Taranis Q X7 using OpenTX

28 January, 2018

I recently upgraded to a Taranis Q X7 and after doing the initial setup I decided to sum up some of the main points in a helpful post. Much…

6 min read by Georgi Yanev
Gear list /2018/

Gear list /2018/

27 January, 2018

Here’s a list of the gear I use. This is a live document that gets updated regularly whenever there is anything of note to be added…

2 min read by Georgi Yanev
How to add DVR to Eachine VR 007 Pro fpv goggles

How to add DVR to Eachine VR 007 Pro fpv goggles

15 December, 2017

If you are like me and have grabbed a pair of cheap FPV goggles that don’t have any digital video recording (DVR) capability read on and I…

6 min read by Georgi Yanev
How to add a buzzer to the Eachine Wizard x220

How to add a buzzer to the Eachine Wizard x220

29 October, 2017

Since the Wizard x220 doesn’t come with a buzzer already set up, this is many times a very useful and not too hard upgrade to do. Of course…

4 min read by Georgi Yanev
How to setup iBUS on Flysky FS-i6

How to setup iBUS on Flysky FS-i6

28 October, 2017

The Eachine Wizard x220 comes with a Flysky receiver plugged in and set to PPM mode. You can easily switch to the much faster iBUS mode…

2 min read by Georgi Yanev
How to direct solder an antenna to your vtx

How to direct solder an antenna to your vtx

22 October, 2017

The Wizard x220 comes with this antenna angle socket on its vtx and while you can certainly upgrade the vtx and opt-in for one that comes…

5 min read by Georgi Yanev
Tools and backpack setup

Tools and backpack setup

14 October, 2017

Backpack and on-the-go repairSometimes when you fly you will crash. And sometimes when you crash things will break. It would make for a very…

3 min read by Georgi Yanev
Upgrading your Wizard x220

Upgrading your Wizard x220

08 October, 2017

5 cheap and easy upgrades worth doing to your quadIf you are new to FPV, the Wizard x220 provides a decent flight experience out of the box…

5 min read by Georgi Yanev
How to get started with FPV quads

How to get started with FPV quads

18 September, 2017

About a month ago I stumbled accross a YouTube video of FPV quad footage. For whatever reason it felt quite captivating. So much so, that…

5 min read by Georgi Yanev