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  1. r62ewa

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    First time transporting my Phantom in a speedboat this weekend, I had it secured in the Nanuk 945 and the water wasn't too rough so it never got knocked around.

    When I started the Phantom the camera was just rolling up then down repeatedly but it stabilized after a few seconds. Then when I was hovering over water shooting video of my kids throwing rocks in the water it seemed to lose RPM briefly and lost a little altitude, I was maybe 30 feet over the water. And finally, at one point during a hover it pitched to the left quickly like it was going to fly in that direction, without any input from me, and then stabilized again.

    Just minor glitches I hope.
     
  2. Technodynamic

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    Bermuda Triangle
     
  3. Helihover

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    Did you have your OA on?

    OA has been known to make the Quad "glitch" over water. It's a general recommendation to turn it off while flying over water.
     
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  4. r62ewa

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    From my understanding OA should have no effect, however, VPS would and we cannot disable it on our Phantom 4's.