Smart port telemetry requires an inverted serial signal, but many flight controllers only include hardware inversion on the SBUS connector. So if you want to use SmartPort telemetry on your Frsky receiver it can sometimes be a pain. The easiest way to overcome this is to simply use soft serial which emulates the inverter via software. This guide will show you how to do this on just about any flight controller.(more…)
With the next version of betaflight 3.4 just around the corner (expected release date of 1st July 2018), this is a quick post to highlight some of the best new changes you can expect to see and use!(more…)
This is short guide that takes you through the bare essentials of setting up any quadcopter (i.e. any flight controller) with BetaFlight as quickly as possible. To reiterate, we’re just going over the basics – that means no fancy PID tuning or optional extras like setting up LED’s!(more…)
Maybe you have spent hours on your FPV quadcopter build, everything is configured, your receiver and motors are working, flight modes are setup. But as soon as you plug in your battery you cant fly as your quadcopter is just not arming. Most of the time it is not a fault on your quadcopter, but just a built-in safety feature that is getting in the way. In this guide, you will learn how to solve issue why betaflight won’t arm.
This guide takes you through the full configuration of the SP F3 flight controller in BetaFlight, step-by-step. We will cover everything from installing the BetaFlight GUI software to setting up flight modes for your quadcopter.
The wizard X220s takes what we love about the standard Wizard X220 and cranks it up to 11 with impressive performance. This article will help you get your Wizard X220s into the air quickly and also tweak some settings for optimal performance.
These two flight controllers have been the talk of the town these last few months but which one is better? What are the real differences between the two and how should you choose between them? These are only some of the questions that might be being banded around your head and so let’s get down to it and try and answer them… (more…)
This is a quick tips guide on how to calibrate your radio receiver in BetaFlight. You need to do this to ensure your radio is sending the full control range to your flight controller. If it isn’t, your quadcopter won’t fly very well at all and you won’t be able to get the best performance out of it. (more…)
The Minicube F3 flight stack is built to be the best stack for your micro brushless FPV quadcopter. It includes everything you need in an FPV flight controller, plus more. (more…)
We have now released a video going through the process of setting up your Crusader GT2 with a X4R receiver and a Taranis QX7. This video goes through the quickest way you can get your Crusader GT2 up and running and in the air. (more…)