The Lumenier QAV250 is a 250mm size Mini FPV Quadcopter airframe, this small FPV quadcopter having gained a lot of popularity recently. The Lumenier QAV250 has two editions, they are G10 Edition and Carbon Fiber Edition.
The Lumenier QAV250 Mini FPV Quadcopter Carbon Fiber Edition airframe has all the features of the standard QAV250 plus the added benefits of carbon fiber. The pure 3K carbon fiber material gives the airframe incredible strength while at the same time reducing the overall weight. The entire assembled kit weighs in at only 122g.
A 2.5D CNC-ed G10 unibody main frame board
Integrated power distribution board for ESCs and FPV flight electronics
2 integrated LED strips (white and red) to aid LOS orientation
Easy Lipo Access (suggested Lipo is a 3s 1300mah)
Support for 32mm board cams as well as cams in cases with mounting bracket
Support for HD camera (such as the Mobius)
Integrated and included Landing Gear reminiscent of the QAV500 CF Landing Gear
Airframe: 145g (with PDB and LED boards)
AUW: The QAV250 is flown with an AUW of around 530g (includes all flight electronics, FPV gear and Mobius HD camera).
Vibration Free Video
Like all QAV airframes, the QAV250 produces vibration and jello free HD recordings. We achieve this vibration free performance without the use of Lumenier’s clean/dirty frame separation that is utilized in larger QAV airframes such as the QAV400, QAV500, and QAV540G. This simplifies the small QAV250 airframe, making it lighter, reduces parts count, and failure points. We will soon release flight videos flown by our Team of Lumenier pilots.
Fully loaded with FPV gear and Mobius HD cam, we get 7 1/2 minute hover time with a 1300mah 3s lipo, 5×3 Gemfan props, and 12amp ESCs. Lipo had 3.6v per cell remaining.
The QAV250 will go on pre-order in November and will ship before Christmas 2013. Retail price is still TBD.
Suggested Build Parts
Props: Gemfan 5×3
Motors: Lumenier FX-2206 2000kv or similar
ESCs: 12amp ESCs with SimonK
Lipo: 1300mAh 3S
FC: OpenPilot CC3D