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Cracked/Brittle Controllers on GL300B versions only???

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by dsd317, Feb 24, 2016.

  1. dsd317

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    Just wondering if these cracking or breaking problems with phantom controllers are more commonly found on GL300B versions.

    My original GL300B version (which came from a brand new P3P purchase) had cracked or broken screw posts: Controller Cracked Threaded Holes!!!

    I just purchased a second brand new GL300B and before removing the plastic from the controller it had a rattling sound coming from the inside. It was a screw with a few broken pieces of plastic. How did I know? One end of the controller was slightly opened because of the broken posts! This is ridiculous!

    So now I'm wondering if it's just only the GL300B versions. Or maybe a batch of them were produced/manufactured with bad materials.

    If you've had brittle or cracking problems with your controller, please check the version you have.
     
  2. HueJorgan

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    I have this version and there have been NO issues so far, fingers crossed
     
  3. Wibble

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    Sounds like DJI have no idea how to adjust the torque on their air drivers. No wonder the Phantoms had trouble as well.
     
  4. Mutterranch

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    Could be a bad batch of plastic beads going into the injection molding process. When those beads were used up the brittle parts were used up too.