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First time flight should I use course lock?

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by tritontr21, Nov 14, 2014.

  1. tritontr21

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    Newb here. Course lock looks like the best way to fly. Am I wrong? I do understand I have to unlock that feature in the Naz software.

    Tha k you for your help.
     
  2. 4wd

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    It is useful on occasion, but if you haven't flown a phantom before best to stay in full GPS and phantom mode for at least a week or so.
    A common theme is getting over-confident after 2 or 3 flights, followed by minor crash or almost losing it.
     
  3. N017RW

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    No. Unless you have previous r/c flying experience.

    I would keep the rear of the quad facing me at all times and get used to the response of the a/c from the controller.

    CL will cause the quad's movements to differ from the stick inputs in some situations. Not good!

    Also when preparing to take off, give it full throttle then release at about 6-10 feet and let it just hover.
     
  4. aartsf

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    Get used to gps-mode firts!! Then get more used to gps-mode. Only then start with the other modes.
     
  5. tritontr21

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    Ok. Thanks guys. Course lock just seems to make more sense to me. I'll use GPS mode first few flights. :ugeek:
     
  6. rrmccabe

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    Really Course like should not be used as a flying mode. Its a filming mode. Well in most cases.
     
  7. N017RW

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    Sounds better than it is (for a newb).
     
  8. tritontr21

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    Exactly what I'm using it for. I'll wet my feat first then test that mode.
     
  9. tritontr21

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    Flew first time today. Did great. Super easy. Will now unlock course lock. It simply make more sense to me. It was so much fun.


    :::goes to order extra batteries::
     
  10. Prylar Bek

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    After that, learn how to spell
     
  11. tritontr21

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    Because I forgot an "s" on makes more sense? I was in the field and spelling wasn't on my priority list.

    Gtfo you ignorant fool.
     
  12. tritontr21

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    BTW. I looked at your post. First post you misspelled " admittedly." And it wasn't a typo.
     
  13. BlackTracer

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    LMFAO. Good won. Oh BTW ewe hav an ekstra spase ryte avter thuh furst kwowt.
     
  14. Prylar Bek

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    feat for FEET? please
     
  15. tritontr21

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    Yay for auto correct. However admittedly wasn't auto correct. Go away of you have nothing to add. I'm not proofreading for this. I can spell admittedly. You can't. You a#$