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  1. Richard Hewett

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    Hey guys need some help with my phantom 4 adv. Last night I had thieves stealing sheep from me. So I tried to catch them red handed with my drone. I thought it would be safer filming these guys because they could be armed. What I did I put shock sensors on my fence a little spotlight on my P4Adv and at midnight I got a sms from the shock sensor on my fence next to the road. So I launched my phantom and because of the dark flew on google maps rather than camera picture and also flying low not to be spotted too early. problem were I hit a hay stack and my hunting with my drone were over. So I drove there with my bakkie and found 6 sheep tied up near the fence ready to get loaded, thieves nowhere to be found in the dark. So I went back find my drone next to the haystack. Everything still working fine except no gimbal control. Camera picture perfect. So I can fly in gps mode and take pictures but nothing on the gimbal. Any suggestions of where to find the problem.
     
  2. Blue Bird

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    Possibly a damaged ribbon cable from the crash? Inspect the black ribbon cable for a tear.
     
  3. WWK888

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    Maybe try and recalibrate the RC.
     
  4. Richard Hewett

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    Ribbon cable looks fine. No tears as far as the eye can see