Rebel Yeti Long Range 8inch (DJI HD)

By Unknown FPV on Mar 06, 2020

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Check out a 360º VIEW of the build here:

This frame is not made for the DJI HD kit, so I attached it to the bottom end and printed a 3d part and swapped the stock antennas out for 2 VAS ions (see pictures other than the cover photo, that was before improvement). I stack 2 1300 6s batteries on top of eachother in parallel.

This setup works amazingly well for me! Apart from it being a beautiful quad it also performs very very well (after tuning). The graupner e-prop 8inch propellers are great (do need to be balanced) but very hard to get your hands on. Oh and those XING motors, the sound is well... lets say; very orgasmic.

PS: Chase from Rebel did tell me they were working on a DJI conversion kit for the yeti frame, but this seems to be a typical "2 weeks" maybe never" project ;)

PS 2: If you do decide to get this frame, and like me you are not from the States be prepared to pay tax on arrival at customs, this happened to me in Spain. Sucked big chocolate balls!

Check out a 360º VIEW of the build here:

Maiden Flight: (stock BF)

Rocking it...


Part List


Yeti 8"-10" Long Range Frame

Flight Controller

XRotor Flight Controller F4 G3 w/OSD for FPV Racing - HOBBYWING North America (3 builds)


XRotor Micro 45A 4in1 ESC BLHeli32 Dshot1200 6S for FPV Pilots - HOBBYWING North America (2 builds)


4 x iFlight XING X2814 2814 1100KV 6S Brushless Motor for DC10 Long Range X-Class Frame Kit RC Multi-Rotor (2 builds)


4 x Graupner E-Prop 8x5 (2 builds)

FPV Camera

Caddx DJI Digital HD FPV Camera (164 builds)
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FPV Transmitter

DJI Digital HD FPV Air Unit Module (121 builds)
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2 x Video Aerial Systems VAS ION V2 5.8GHz SMA Antenna - RHCP or LHCP (11 builds)


TBS Crossfire Diversity Nano Rx - FPV LONG RANGE DRONE RECEIVER (96 builds)


2 x CNHL Black Series 1300MAH 22.2V 6S 100C Lipo Battery - XT60 (56 builds)


DX9 Black Transmitter Only MD2


DJI Digital HD FPV Goggles (145 builds)
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HD Camera

GoPro HERO7 Black Action Camera (102 builds)

Misc Parts

Matek M8Q-5883 GPS Module w/ Compass (53 builds)

Misc Parts

(LB #31) 4pcs Panasonic FC 1000uF 50v 105C Radial Electrolytic Capacitor Low ESR (6 builds)

Radio Module

TBS Crossfire TX (15 builds)

Battery Charger

HOTA D6 PRO Dual Charger 1-6S AC200W/DC650W 15A w/ Wireless Cellphone Charging - Black (14 builds)

Soldering Iron

MINI TS100 Digital OLED Programmable Interface DC5525 Soldering Iron Station Built-in STM32 Chip (265 builds)


Ethix Prop Tool (2 builds)
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VAS Shapeshifter Selectable Gain Antenna (2 builds)

Misc Supplies

Tru-Spin Prop Balancer
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bobbersfink1   May 17, 2021  

so your parallel 2 lipos 1300mah 6s ???

miromir237   Nov 27, 2020  

Great build. Customs is the only thing holding me back. I am super annoyed that I have to pay for shipping twice.

Unknown FPV   Jan 20, 2021 

yes, that is a pain in the ass and the exct reason i dont recommend it to buy when in europe

KuriOSS   Apr 14, 2020  

Finally, i got this frame. So i just wanna know that max. battery size. i will use 6s 2200mAh. for more runtime, i'd like to use 3300mAh. Can it be used with 8"

Unknown FPV   Apr 14, 2020 

you can use any lipo you please, 5000 even

KuriOSS   Apr 14, 2020 

Oh, that's sound great! i will try thanks, mate!

KuriOSS   Mar 09, 2020  

That's sick! Could you show how you mount the DJI air unit ?

Unknown FPV   Mar 09, 2020 

Thanks yeah sure, you can click the link in y description for a 360 view.
And here a pic of the back!

KuriOSS   Mar 09, 2020 

Thanks for showing and review!

Unknown FPV   Mar 09, 2020 

No problem, you are welcome! Its an awesome frame. Any questions, hit me up on FB: Unknown FPV

Rice_Bowl   Mar 08, 2020  

WOWW thats a gorgeous top plate!!! thats one good looking kwad!! greatjob!!

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