The Explorer 280 drone's settings software is INAV not Betaflight.The INAVversion is 2.5.0,and firmware name is OMNIBUSF4 and firmware verison is 2.5.0.The explorer 280 settings file click here.
ARRIS Explorer280 aims at long range and long flight time for drone fpv lovers, to explore the funny things through this drone.. It is compatible with GoPro and sports camera on top. With the GPS, it can realize the height fixed, one key return to home function. With 600w stock video transmitter, the transmission range can reach to 2km. With the Frsky receiver, the control range can reach to 10km. With 3s 5000mah lipo battery, the hovering time can reach to 24minutes.
ARRIS Explorer280 long range drone comes with X280 frame, arris x2206 1500kv high efficiency motor, 3-4S simo BLHeli_S ESC, Gemfan 7045 two blade propeller,popular Foxeer HS1177V2 fpv camera, ARRIS VT5804V2 power switchable long range Video transmitter, Foxeer pagoda pro antenna and Frsky Q X7 radio and receiver. It is fully assembled and tested, plug and fly.
Diagonal Wheelbase: 280mm
Flight Controller: F4 Pro V3 flight Controller
Motor: X2206 1500KV
ESC: BLHeli_S 30A
Frame Material: Pure Carbon Fiber
BNF weight: About 356g
FPV TX: 5.8G 48CH (0mw/25mw/100mw/200mw/400mw/600mw Switchable)
Antenna: 5.8G pagoda Antenna
ARRIS Explorer280 comes with powerful X2206 1500KV Brushless motor. The main features of the motor is as below:
1. Adopts the brand new M5 steel shaft, improving the structure strength.
2. Anti-slip pro design.
3. Adopts original Japan NSK bearing, improving the performance of the motor.
4. Adopts N52 tile-shaped magnets.
5. Adpops open structure design, optimizing the heat dissipation.
6. The motor passed more than 20 kinds of tests before leaving the factory, ensure the quality of the motor.
Gemfan Flash 7042 7 Inches 2 Blade Propeller..With light blade and less moment of inertia, Gemfan flash series propellers have smooth turning performance and fast response.The polycarbonate material is dash-and-bending-resistant and leads to the best efficiency and durability.
ARRIS 30A 2-4S BLHeli_S brushless esc is specially designed for fpv racing drones. It support oneshot, multishot and dshot300 protocals. Fast response to the throttle during the flight.
Omnibus F4 PRO V3 flight controller adopts STM32F405 MCU,which increase teh operation frequency, faster response than F3. it comes with built in OSD and barometer, you can adjust the OSD in BF software, more convenient.
BN-880 Flight Control GPS Module Dual Module Compass. With it,you can switch the mode to one key return to home.
ARRIS 1200TVL camera has compact size, vivid color ultra-low latency, as well as excellent performance under complicated conditions（great changes in brightness） due to good WDR. This FPV camera greatly improve the playability of racing drone.
ARRIS VT5804 48CH 0mw/25mw/100mw/200mw/400mw/600mw Switchable Video Transmitter
.It has stable output power, long transmission range (0.5KM+@25mW; 1KM@200mW; 2KM+@600mW with stock antenna), 6 power switchable,Output power and frequency setting can be done in OSD interface through remote controller and it weighs only 6g, perfect for fpv racing quads.
Foxeer Pagoda Pro 5.8G mini antenna.
The body adopts imported PC+ABS material, can withstand high strenghth impact. Double-jacket semi-rigid cable for heavy impact resistance. Lower feeder loss, easy to install, can be bent at any angle and maintain.
ARRIS X280 support the Sports camera and GoPro. The 3D printed parts is sold separately. The antenna seat supports multiple kinds of antenna installation angle, 180°and 60°.It is also compatible with R9M long range receiver antena.
ARRIS Explorer280 has integrated with a remote controller battery warning buzzer, pilot can set the threshold (adjustable)according to CF parameter-adjustment software. In addition, you can also locate your racing drone through triggering the buzzer with the switch D on the transmitter.
Before leaving the factory, we have setting 3 modes on the radio as below:
Remember to Arm the drone before fly. The arm switch is setting as below:
Frsky Taranis Q X7 transmitter
includes a Haptic Vibration Feedback System which provides an alternative feedback system to the voice and sound alert warnings. This 16 channel radio has smooth ball bearing gimbals and is loaded with six switches and two knobs. It runs on OpenTX and files can be shared with the popular X9D Plus. The MicroSD card slot offers unlimited model memory options, it also has a USB port for upgrades and to connect to a PC for adjusting settings. Both sticks come with spring loaded return to center sticks, this makes changing from mode 1 to mode 2 extremely easy to set through the menu and the stick can quickly be set to a stationary throttle by unscrewing four screws and removing a spring. One of the best features of the Taranis Q X7 is its full telemetry capability, as well as RSSI signal strength feedback. Wheel and center enter button makes navigating the backlit menu easy and precise. Equipped with an audio jack output and trainer port as well. And of course a module bay for use with JR-type modules that can be used with other protocol receivers and with the use of an FrSky XJT module this radio can support up to 32-channels. Other features include Receiver Match, Real-Time Flight Data Logging and Super Low Latency for precision flying.
ARRIS Explorer280 280MM Fpv racing drone frame x 1
ARRIS X2206 1500KV Brushless motor x 4
ARRIS BLHeli_S 30A ESC x 4
Gemfan 7042 Propeller x 4
F4 V3 Pro flight controller x 1
BN-880 Flight Control GPS Module x1
ARRIS VT5804 Switchable video transmitter x 1
Foxeer Pagoda pro antenna x 1
Frsky Q X7 radio with R9M Module with dR9MM receiver x 1
Note: Battery for QX7 and drone are not included. 3S-4S 1500mah to 5000mah lipo is ok for it. We suggest the 4S 1500-2600mah lipo for it.