ALTA 8 AIRCRAFT

 

 

Unfolded Diameter
(does not include Props)

1325 mm

Number of Motors

8

Motor Max Continuous Power Output

350 W

Equivalent Kv

384

Maximum Battery Voltage

25.2 Volts

PROPELLER Material

Carbon fiber with balsa core


Nominal Battery Voltage

6S / 22.2V

Minimum Battery Quantity

2 Battery Packs (Parallel)

Maximum Gross for Takeoff

118.1 kg (40.0 lbs)

Typical Standard Empty Weight

6.2 kg (13.6 lbs)

FLIGHT CONTROLLER Model Name

Freefly SYNAPSE Flight Controller

Supported Radios

Futaba S.Bus & S.Bus2, DSMX, DSM2 (Spektrum/JR) PPM, PPM Invert, PPM Graupner

Supported GNSS

GPS, GLONASS, Galileo

Supported First-Person View Transmitters

Skyzone

BOSCAM

Immersion RC

Fatshark

Installed Transceivers

Wi-Fi

Orientation Lights

3-Watt RGB LED

Soft/Light Payloads

Red O-Rings

Mounting Locations

Bottom and Top Mount

FPV Transmitter Mount

Boom 2

FLIGHT CONTROLLER LIMIT Maximum Yaw Rate

150° / second

Folded Diameter
(does not include Props)

660 mm

Motor Type

Direct Drive 3-Phase PMAC Outrunner

Motor Max Instantaneous Peak Power Output

950 W

Electronic Speed Controller

Freefly Silent-Drive Sine Wave ESC

Minimum Average Battery Voltage

19.2 Volts

Propeller Orientation

(4) CW and (4) CCW Props

Maximum Battery Size

240 x 180 x 80 mm

Battery Connectors

2x EC5 (Parallel)

Maximum Useful Load

212.0 kg (26.4 lbs)

Typical Specific Power

4145 W/kg

Flight Modes

Manual

Height Hold Mode

Position Mode

Return-To-Home

Autoland

Supported Radio Controller Telemetry Systems

Futaba w/ built-in voltage sense port

Supported SBAS

QZSS, WAAS, EGNOS, MSAS

Supported First-Person View Cameras

Ready Made RC

Data Logging Rate

25 Hz

Orientation Light Color

Red, Yellow, Blue, Green, White

Medium/Mid Payloads

Teal O-Rings

Mounting System

Freefly Toad In The Hole (TITH) Quick Release

ENVIRONMENTAL LIMITATIONS

Do not fly ALTA 8 in temperatures exceeding 45°C (113°F) or below -20°C(-4°F).5

Height to base of Toad In The Hole (TITH)

263 mm

Motor Make and Model

Freefly F45

Max RPM (flat rated)

6300 RPM

Maximum RPM

6300 RPM

PROPELLER Make and Model

Freefly ALTA Propeller

Propeller Type

18 x 6 Folding

Maximum Battery Quantity

2 Battery Packs (Parallel)

Required Minimum Battery Discharge Rating

250A / 500A Peak

Maximum Payload

39.1 kg (20.0 lbs)

Thrust Ratio at Max Takeoff Weight (MTOW)

11.85 : 1

Supported Inputs

DSMX, DSM2, S.Bus, S.Bus2, PPM, FPV SD

Minimum Radio Controller Channels Required

>5

First-Person View System Video Formats

NTSC, PAL

First-Person View OSD Telemetry

User Configurable

Status Light

1-Watt Red, 1-Watt White LED

Vibration Isolation System

Silicone O-Rings

Stiff/Heavy Payloads

Black O-Rings

FPV Camera Mount

Between booms 8 & 1

FLIGHT CONTROLLER LIMIT Maximum Pitch/Roll Angle

45°

 

ALTA 8 BATTERY

 

 

NOMINAL BATTERY VOLTAGE

6S / 22.2V

Minimum Battery Quantity

2 Battery Packs (Parallel)

Maximum Battery Size

240 x 180 x 80 mm

Battery Connectors

2x EC5 (Parallel)

Maximum Battery Quantity

2 Battery Packs (Parallel)

Required Minimum Battery Discharge Rating

250A / 500A Peak