Kraken Worx Ultralight

By QuadMcFly on May 17, 2017

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BoltRC sent me this setup to try out, and it's insane. By far my lightest build and it flies like it. It handles like a high KV quad on much lower KV and much less current. AUW with light 4S 1300mah packs is under 400g, and weight without battery is right at 244g.

Part List


Kraken 5 WORX (2 builds)

Flight Controller

FLIP32-F4-OMNIBUS AIO Asgard V5.1 (F4+ESC+OSD+SD+CS) (9 builds)


4 x BOLT 2206W 2350kv WORX (V1)


Gemfan 5152 - 3 Blade Propeller - Clear PC (Set of 4) (13 builds)

FPV Camera

RunCam Swift 2 (200 builds)

FPV Transmitter

Eachine VTX02 Super Mini 5.8G 40CH 200mW FPV Transmitter for RC Drone FPV Racing (26 builds)


FrSky XM+ SBUS Mini Receiver (1149 builds)
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PULSE Racing Series 4S Li-Po Battery 75C w/XT60 (14.8V/1350mAh) w/XT-60 Connector (22 builds)


Venom 75C 4S 1300mAh 14.8V FPV Drone Racing LiPo Battery (XT60, EC3, Deans Plug) (9 builds)


FrSky Horus X10S 2.4GHz RC Transmitter (US Edition) w/ Case - Carbon, Silver or Amber (5 builds)


Jumper T20S RDC90 Sensor Gimbal ELRS EdgeTX Radio Controller (2 builds)


DJI Goggles 2 - Ultra Low Latency 1080p/100FPS 4K/60FPS Digital HD FPV (22 builds)


DJI Digital HD FPV Goggles (145 builds)
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HD Camera

GoPro HERO7 Black Action Camera (102 builds)

HD Camera

GoPro HERO Session Waterproof Digital Action Camera (42 builds)

HD Camera

GoPro HERO11 Black Mini - Compact Waterproof Action Camera with 5.3K60 Ultra HD Video, 24.7MP Frame Grabs, 1/1.9" Image Sensor,

HD Camera

GoPro Bones - HERO10 Black (FPV Lightweight Drone Camera) (3 builds)
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Video Receiver

Furious True-D Diversity Receiver Module 5.8GHz System V3 Firmware 3.9 (30 builds)

Radio Module

ImmersionRC Ghost Next Gen 2.4GHz RC System Launch Bundle (3 builds)
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easymoneysniper   Aug 13, 2018  

Just wondering how durable those motors turned out to be? On the fence about getting some.

QuadMcFly   Aug 13, 2018 

I destroyed one slamming into a telephone pole at full throttle, but so far that's the only one. Lightness comes at a cost in terms of durability, so I wouldn't expect them to be as strong as heavier motors, but so far I haven't found them to be lacking.

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