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Calibration

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by zac86, May 6, 2016.

  1. zac86

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    Hi guys, so I'm working on a steel boat and I wanna fly my phantom 3 adv, I haven't tried to fly yet but I'm guessing it won't let me calibrate it, can I dyl with out calibrating it?
     
  2. msinger

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    Right -- don't attempt to calibrate the compass on the boat. You can calibrate from the shore if you must calibrate for some reason.
     
  3. Meta4

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    You are correct.
    On board a steel boat would be a very bad place to calibrate the compass.
    Read this post for the solution: Compass