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Cold weather?

Discussion in 'Phantom 1 Help' started by sean7488, Jan 29, 2015.

  1. sean7488

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    Hello all

    So I tried flying my Phantom 1 yesterday. It was about 28 degrees F outside. When I tried to increase altitude, it wouldn't go up past about 100 feet. Is this because of the cold or something with the Phantom? I never had this problem before and I never tried flying in the cold before so I'm not sure.
     
  2. kitari

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    I've flown in cold weather all winter (temps as low as 17F) just fine. The only bad thing about cold weather flights I've noticed is shorter flight times.
     
  3. Monte55

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    You might check your limits in assistant software
     
  4. sean7488

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    Any ideas as to why my altitude wouldn't increase than?
     
  5. msinger

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    sean7488, check that the "Max Height" is not set to 100 ft in the Phantom Assistant application.
     

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  6. sean7488

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    Mine was set at the default, 2000m
     
  7. Prophecies

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    The cold has nothing to do with it. I must have flown around 100+ meters up in -30°C (-22°F) and I've had no issues whatsoever.
     
  8. sean7488

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    Any other insights? I still haven't figured this out and it's not max height.
     
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    I don't have a clue, sorry. Is it still under warranty?