I love your built and try to buy my X8 also. Hơever I start with Quad config first.
This is my config:
Kit Iroman tarot 650
Motro sunnysky 3508V- 380KV
Props carbon from himodel 17x55 fly at 3S 5000mah or 2x 3S 5000mah
Flight Control is Adrucopter 2.5.2 with firmware 3.xxx
ESS BLHeli 20A ESC tube version: I love this since it used the BLheli firmware and easy to wired.
More detail part:
The BLHeli ESC Tube version
Motor SunnySky V-series 3508-360KV I have 6 of them now will buy 2 more for X8 after this quad build.
ESC and motor assembled within tube.
Almost finish the kit and motor , esc. Next will be the adrucopter FC and other FPV stuffs.
For easy to carry to fiels, I used the quick release prop adapter:
With props, ready fro FC config.
Hope to finish it soon and test of fligh time.
It will become X8 after all but I love to try with quad config frrst.