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Compass error

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by TheDutchFlyer, Aug 19, 2016.

  1. TheDutchFlyer

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    Hi Everybody,

    Lets discuss about the Compass error.

    Why happens this so often?
    How can we prevent this?
    Are there any solutions?

    When i fly with my little Syma Drone i never get any problems with the compass..
     
  2. Meta4

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    Most Phantom users never see a compass error unless they put their Phantom on their car roof or try to launch from reinforced concrete.
    Just get a good calibration and stick with it and avoid launching from areas close to cars, structural steel, buried pipes and cables and reinforced concrete.
     
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