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Crashed my standard again

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by riverphantom3, Mar 18, 2016.

  1. riverphantom3

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    Hey guys, yesterday I crashed my drone trying to get my rc plane down from a tree. Now my standard only goes 200ft out, I have had this happen before but does anyone have any suggestions on fixing it besides sending it to dji? I have not tried an imu calibration or compass calibration yet. There is no visually damage, besides one chipped propeller. Today I'm going to recalibrate it and then open her up and see what's broken if the calibrations don't fix it. Any suggestions would be great :)


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  2. Sinisalo

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    maybe the antenna connection is loose
     
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    Calibrations have nothing to do with radio signals.
     
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    :( I had a feeling you were trying to rescue your plane. Did you at least get the plane free?
     
  5. riverphantom3

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    I didn't the wind did, $600 standard to save $24 plane


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    Inside the drone?


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  7. riverphantom3

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    It can't hurt to try


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    You have not told us what happens when you reach 200' distance. There are good indications that your antenna is out.
     
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    How would I fix it?


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    That my friend is superstition.
    If you wish to learn about the various systems in your quad great, if you want to perform rituals then TEHO.
     
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    You need to look for antenna connections. I'm not sure about P3S but these connections in P3A and P3P are behind VPS.
     
  12. riverphantom3

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    Last time I crashed my stone phantom said the board was broke, I hope it's just an antenna


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    Doesn't have VPS on standard,4k does though :)
     
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    Look at the antenna cables on the skids those are the 5.8's and they go to here Youngblood .
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  15. riverphantom3

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    Could the antennas come loose? Or is the board broken?


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    Anything is possible and I don't know what has happened without looking inside .
    JMO I don't think they could have came lose or the unit break inside with out it really being crushed .
    I have seen the antenna cables break on the skids but that just doesn't sound like that's your issue from what you have told me .
     
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    I see nothing there Youngblood .What does puzzles me is why mine looks like this .With the silicone ,strange
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    I sent mine to the factory and they replace the board.


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    I don't have a clue what's wrong, the controller antenna is connected good and nothing appears damaged


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