12S Cannonball 800 | X-Class Giant Racing Drone | Maiden Flight

12S Cannonball 800 | X-Class Giant Racing Drone | Maiden Flight

12S 50 volts!!! Enter the Cannonball 800 from Catalyst Machineworks. It is the Bugatti of X-Class racing drones!!

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Special thanks to the folks that helped make this video possible:

Sean Vega for handling the GH5 rig and capturing some killer shots.

Drone chase footage by Tim Rodriguez. Check out more of his work here: https://www.youtube.com/user/timrodriguez1

Dan Deweese for the slow motion take-off footage – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxDanCk_vYMOyv1Mp5OcXTQ

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Detailed list of all parts used. This includes tools, cameras used to film, etc…


Hakko Soldering Station: http://amzn.to/2Cd8mv6
Solder: http://amzn.to/2CbcI6f
Rosin Paste Flux: http://amzn.to/2H6bL2M
Wagner Heat Gun: http://amzn.to/2nT1EGr
Diamond Files: http://amzn.to/2BSaNI6


Cannonball 800 (Xclass Frame)


4500mAh 6S Pulse batteries: https://amzn.to/2OgpeJ2
Silicone wire: http://amzn.to/2nTT1vv
X-Nova X-Class 350KV Motors: https://www.amainhobbies.com/xnova-lightning-xclass-350kv-brushless-motor-shaft-a-xnm-lgt-xcl-350-a/p868693
APD 120amp ESC’s:https://www.nextfpv.com.au/collections/escs/products/advanced-power-drives-f3x-12s-120amp-esc
BrainFPV Radix FC: https://amzn.to/2LMxhiU
APD PDB500: https://www.nextfpv.com.au/products/apd-pdb500-x
TBS Crossfire Nano long range receiver: https://amzn.to/2MaWH5Z
TBS Crossfire Immortal T antenna: https://amzn.to/2KjfvhE
AXII: http://amzn.to/2H60U8X
TBS Unify Pro v3: http://amzn.to/2EYWFLS
Rotor Riot Runcam edition FPV Camera: https://amzn.to/2Wdsx6J
HeatShrink Tubing: http://amzn.to/2Cc7XJI
Liquid Tape: http://amzn.to/2nUZl5C
MG Chemicals Modified Silicone Conformal Coating: http://amzn.to/2Bnjhpr
Building Mat: http://amzn.to/2H83s6o
GoPro Hero7 Black: https://amzn.to/2FeKbjD
Master Airscrew X3 Props: https://www.masterairscrew.com/collections/x-class-drone-racing

**Camera Equipment used for filming:

Camera – Panasonic GH5: http://amzn.to/2CeJ93y
Lens – Panasonic 12-35mm f2.8: http://amzn.to/2BnRa9y
Joby Gorilla Pod: http://amzn.to/2BlPIo6
Tripod – Manfrotto: http://amzn.to/2CdWGIy
Tripod Head – Manfrotto: http://amzn.to/2CcEBLe
GoPro Session 5: http://amzn.to/2H4H5yG
SD Card: http://amzn.to/2H7Vdao
Desk Lights: http://amzn.to/2BmHX1m


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  1. Video issues, again? 🙂 I should visit baylands more often maybe i can see this monster with my own eyes. Waiting for my tax return to make some X-class investments. maybe i can pick your brain sometime for the subject.

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