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Bird Down

Discussion in 'Phantom 1 Discussion' started by mediaguru, Jun 6, 2014.

  1. mediaguru

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    My first really bad crash. Trees and pavement are not good for the Phantom. I was careless and paid the price. Total pilot error.

    The damage could have been a lot worse. Details here: http://www.ambientflight.com/2014/06/07/bird-down/

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    Need a new compass, new landing gear (already have), new plastic spacers for Arris CM3000 3-axis gimbal, new landing gear extensions, one new prop.
     
  2. RedRyderMedia

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    Sorry, that sucks!
     
  3. kydan

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    Now it's time to upgrade!! ;)
     
  4. ElGuano

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    Ouch! Gimbal plates look kind of shot, but other than that you're right, it seems like you can be back in the air pretty quickly!

    We've all been there ;)
     
  5. EMCSQUAR

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    They always look alot worse than they actually are (initially) - As El G said we've all been there. Hope you get her airbourne soon.
     
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