Naga 3 - the smollest 3" quad

By BirdbrainRC on Mar 11, 2019

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Originally designed as a 2.5" with propguards, I realised that without them 3" props would just fit with a couple of mm clearance from each other and the stack. Diagonal motor to motor distance is 110mm, making this just about as small as you can make a 3" build without vertically staggering the motors - actual distance between motor centres on the short edges is just 3 1/16"!

Only given it a quick test flight but it feels very nimble and surprisingly quick!



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Igi87   Sep 02, 2019  

Nice work! Really nice

Davidpe   Mar 18, 2019  

Really clean build! Nice work.

Rc Exp   Mar 12, 2019  

Holy hecc so seccy. Are you selling the frame or releasing files?

BirdbrainRC   Mar 14, 2019 

Thanks! Plan is to sell frames eventually, do need a little redesign on the canopy though - it's so tight that the camera can't rotate at all, it's fixed at 45 degrees!

Rc Exp   Mar 14, 2019 

speedy angle 🚀

Lylel   Mar 14, 2019  

Weight with a battery?

BirdbrainRC   Mar 14, 2019 

Just weighed it, 124g with a 450mah 3s pack. Thinking of picking up some 750mah to try too, should be enough to see me through 2 minute heats :)

duke_vah   Mar 11, 2019  

nice build. Where can I get the stl file for the camera mount?

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