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Anyone have T-motor upgrades?

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by sidebox, Aug 3, 2014.

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    IMHO they are not worth the cost or effort for the slight increase in performance.
     
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    I agree they look intriguing, but the question I have is whether they really are all that much more efficient. $235 for a minimal thrust/efficiency increase may not be cost effective. I'll stay tuned for someone to post some results.
     
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    This guy does pretty thorough reviews.

    [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XMH5F_BglX8[/youtube]
     
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    I was looking at these as well. From the reports I read, you get about 1-2 extra minutes in the air.
     
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    eesh... video says loss of 20% flying time... he did his on a p1, though. I dunno... I feel like if I blew out a motor, I would go with these, since they are available via Prime shipping (next day delivery), whereas the DJI motors seem to take 3-5 weeks from most places. Otherwise, I'll stick with my stock DJIs.
     
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    In this comparison T-motors are slightly more efficient
    http://youtu.be/r2s3ed-BREw
    I think it's all down to the flying style as T-motors are more powerful and if you're using that increased power the battery will run out faster.
     
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    Watched the videos... same story I heard all over the forums when they first came out... A lot of money for motors... not a lot of increase in performance or battery life... but they're white so that's a good match for the Phantom "look" :|
     
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    do those motors let you use the self tightening props?? there was mention of nuts???
     
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    Do you have to change the gains for this motor?