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Add Prop Tightness to your Pre Flight Checklist

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by gfredrone, May 5, 2015.

  1. gfredrone

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    If you leave your props on between flights please check their tightness before the next flight. It's possible the active braking feature could have a tendency to loosen them a bit if they are not super snug to begin with.

    Could this be the reason for the few crashes we've seen???
     
  2. Julius717

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    Highly doubt it.
     
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  3. kirk2579

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    the newer motors have a lot more power and it makes sense that sudden stop or braking action may torque them loose a little bit a t times.

    on DJI forum a guy(yorlik) has demonstrated that this is certainly possible under high load conditions.

    sorry that is on p2 v3
     
  4. gfredrone

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    Well, I noticed one of mine was fairly loose today and it's only been in the air a few times.
     
  5. msinger

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    You should hand tighten them before every flight.