THE GATESMAN: A Tribute To A Pilot, Entrepreneur, and Friend

Earlier this year, the Arizona FPV community suffered a huge loss by the passing of Ryan Gatesman. In memory of his life, Helio RC will be releasing our first frame, The Gatesman, to thank him for his contributions to the Arizona FPV community. Rest in peace, RG, you will be missed.


The Gatesman is a 5″ true X bottom mount frame designed to be built in a Z style configuration (front arms below bottom plate, and back arms above bottom plate). Weighing in at 68g dry (without hardware), and 90g with hardware, this frame is light, agile, and most importantly durable. It’s 5mm thick arms with three 16 x 16 mm motor mounting holes combined with the 3mm bottom and 2mm top plates make this quad