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compass errors on newer Phantoms

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Monte55, Aug 12, 2016.

  1. Monte55

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    I see a lot of people having compass errors with the P4.....maybe even the P3s. Some will suggest to stay away from all ferrous metal. Some even suggest to remove all metal from their person. .....watches, belt buckles, keys, etc. Is this really necessary.? I have P1s and I always wear a watch, have keys in pocket with pocket knife and a 9mm on my side. I never have a compass problem. Are the compasses on later Phantoms more sensitive to this?
     
  2. Yiannis.B

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    #2 Yiannis.B, Aug 12, 2016
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    For when an 8mm just wont do
     
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    I have a P3A and I encountered compass errors and not happy with it. I heard P4 as well as Inspire also have it. DJI is not acknowledging it. If you are happy with P1 just stick to it.
     
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    Not all of us live in fear, trust me they are outliers.
     
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    I have a new P3A and get the message 5 out of 10 times. I had an earlier P3A and never got the message. I am getting the message in places that I never got them. Something is going on.
     
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    Do you think I live in fear?.
     
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    I have a bad feeling this topic is going to get out of hand, but here's my two cents worth. I carry a 45 everywhere it is legal to do so. I don't live in fear at all. But I won't die on my knees begging for my life to some thug who would kill me for my tennis shoes! Simple as that!
     
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    Ya got that right.
     
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    Guy's let keep this off guns and stick to the OP .
    Thank-You
     
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