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Dji Official "Pre-flight" Checklist

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Jacob, Mar 12, 2015.

  1. Jacob

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    Be a good sticky :D
     
  3. HairyEyeball

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    I have a P3Pro, This is my check list that I have laminated and in my case. It works for me...if you like it you can use it too.
    Cheers!!!

    DJI Phantom 3 Professional Pre-Flight Checklist:

    1. Check surroundings – Flight restrictions

    2. Check Battery levels

    3. Inspect props

    4. Remove gimbal clamp

    Takeoff Prep

    1. RC power up

    2. Flight switch on P

    3. AC power up

    4. Connect display device to RC, launch DJI GO APP

    5. Calibrate Compass – Check IMU

    6. Check camera and video picture quality

    Takeoff

    1. Flat surface - camera pointing away

    2. Home point has been set! At least 6 satellites locked on. Green lights flashing

    3. Take off and hover @ 10 feet for 30 seconds. Try gentle adjustments verify movement

    4. Take a picture / test video rec.

    5. Ascend to a safe altitude, look for trees and power lines.

    Landings

    1. Select safe landing area, hover at about 6 ft. Hand catch and then kill motors.

    2. STOP RECORDING

    3. Power off AC

    4. Power off RC and Display

    5. Inspect AC for any loose parts, check props.

    6. Secure Gimbal for transport
     
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  4. Krazzor

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    Good find, thanks for the check list. Got my phantom coming in today and I'd like to have something to go off of each flight.
     
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