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Calibrating phantom 3 Standard

Discussion in 'Standard/4k Discussion' started by Stepheng5890, Mar 13, 2016.

  1. Stepheng5890

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    Is it better to hold the drone still and turn yourself around in a circle, or stay still and only turn the drone itself


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  2. msinger

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    It's easier to turn your body, but neither will result in a better compass calibration. I turn my body to eliminate the possibility of dropping the Phantom.
     
  3. CaptainDrone798

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    Either is fine. Just don't stand near a car or other metal object, which is why it's always recommend to do it in a open area. Many on here do it once (properly), then never again unless it becomes necessary (i.e., drone not hovering stable or drone not flying straight).
     
  4. ryantrax

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    I agree with msinger. I always turn in a circle holding the phantom first level then nose down.