iFlight Chimera4 LR: Micro Lengthy Vary FPV drone
iFlight just announced a compact long-range FPV drone with built-in GPS positioning. The iFlight Chimera4 LR has a versatile SucceX-E Mini F4 flight stack with 35A ESC and ultra-light XING 1404 3800KV motors.
While its 7-inch brother is powered by 6s batteries, the smaller 4-inch version is powered by 4s LIPOs. According to the specified specifications, the iFlight Chimera4 LR can achieve up to 15 minutes of flight time with a 4S / 850mAh LIPO pack.
Besides that on board Caddx Nebula Nano CameraThere is space to install a lightweight bare (no housing) GoPro camera.
Features and specifications of the iFlight Chimera 4 ″ LR drone
- 4-inch compatible carbon fiber frame (178 mm wheelbase);
- Sub 250 grams long-range quadcopter;
- SucceX-E Mini F4 flight controller
- 35A 4in1 ESC;
- XING 1404 3800KV ultra-light brushless motors;
- GPS location system and GPS rescue mode;
- Naked ready for GoPro;
- Caddx Nebula Digital HD System;
- Optional TBS Crossfire Nano RX radio receiver;
- 4S LIPO compatible (up to 15 minutes with 850 mAh pack).
Technical data of the iFlight Chimera4 parts
Chimera4 Frame Kit Specifications
- Wheelbase: 178 mm;
- Main body dimension: 136.8 * 114.8mm;
- Distance from bottom to top: 28 mm;
- Arm thickness: 4 mm;
- Thickness of the bottom plate: 4 mm;
- Thickness of the top plate: 2 mm;
- TPU camera plate thickness: 2mm;
- FC: 25.5 * 25.5mm / 20 * 20mm / 16 * 16mm;
- FPV nock: 19mm micro / 20mm.
2. Technical data of the SucceX-E mini F4 flight controller
- MCU: 168 MHz STM32F405;
- Gyro: MPU6000;
- Firmware: BETAFLIGHTF4;
- Black box: 8 MB;
- Betaflight OSD: YES;
- BEC: 5V 2.5A;
- Uarts: 5;
- ESC telemetry: yes;
- INA Pad: Nuart 2;
- Input voltage: 2-6S
- Size: 25 * 25mm / 20 * 20mm φ3 assembly;
- Weight: 4 grams.
3. ESC specifications
- MCU: BB21 F16G
- Capacity: 470 uF / 50 V;
- Current sensor: yes;
- Input: 2-6S LIPO;
- Constant: 35A / burst: 40A;
- BEC: no;
- Supports up to Dshot600, Proshot, Oneshot, Multishot;
- Target: G-H-30;
- Dimensions: 31 * 30mm (including the power pads);
- Weight: 6.9 grams.