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Do you fly above 35C/95F outside?

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Morphious, Jun 19, 2015.

  1. Morphious

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    I think manual says 45.5C/114F maximum
     
  2. Jbundy63

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    I have flown in 100 degree weather so far with my P3P and so far no issues, other than my iPhone overheating and shutting off. LOL
     
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    Yeah. I've flown in 95 degrees F and 85% humidity. Bird and iPhone had no problem.
     
  4. Morphious

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    I'm glad it is not black, I bet the Solo gets very hot.
    DJI did good adding fans, with all the electronics on a single board makes me worry some. From pictures it seems to have some vents too.
     
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    Definitely agree that the black Solo's would have to get hotter. DJI Phantom being white is a plus and is vented for better cooling.
     
  6. Morphious

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    Yes, 37 degrees today and going to be hotter next week when my P3P is delivered.
     
  7. Jbundy63

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    37 degrees Burrrrrrrrr!!!!! You must be up north? LOL
     
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    flying in Texas above 100, no problem. Lots of flights with my P2V+ in 100+ weather.
     
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    It won't exactly make your battery live longer, but it shouldn't be a huge problem.
     
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    Celcius:D
     
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  11. Jbundy63

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    **** I think I've been out of school too long
     
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    FYI that my manual at least says a max of 104F/40C. That temp is not unusual in my area, but I don't intend to find out what happens if I fly when it's that hot.

    I already switched from an iPad Mini 2 to an Air 2 when the Mini started to overheat and lag in the high 90's. The Air 2 is smooth as can be, but even so I think 100F/38C will be my upper limit.
     
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    When it gets to 30 + C, I start to expire !
     
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    I live in the UK so lucky if its above 20........... and that's in the summer........:(
     
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    a bright shiny day is nice, but when it gets above 85 degrees F, time me to go for the shade and a lemonade. :) 20C is a nice summer:)
     
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    I flew in 110F Palm Springs weather two weeks ago, the drone did ok but I tried to keep the flights short (7 min at a time). I was mostly worried about the batteries overheating and giving out. You can see that info in the app and I compared it to the battery rated temp. I was also sure to let it cool down before charging the batteries.

    Also I'm not sure if this is related, but the FPV streaming stuff cut out a lot. And yeah my phone overheating too