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Professional Gimbal Grinding Noise

Discussion in 'Phantom 3 Help' started by Nightcast, Jun 25, 2016.

  1. Nightcast

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    So when I use my gimbal is sometimes makes this grinding noise. Doesn't do it all the time so im not sure what is causing it.

    Here is a video of the issue, you can hear it as it beeps.
     
  2. With The Birds

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    Has the camera/gumble taken a hit?

    Seems it cant centre itself on the roll axis, like the position sensor is out of whack and the end range of movement isnt physically where the sensor exoects it to be and its trying to drive itself past the limit.

    Its definately not centering level after it tries to initialise itself.
     
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  3. Nightcast

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    I don't think it has, Everything still looks good on the videos and gimbal goes every way it should. Just makes that noise and doesn't stay level sometimes.
     
  4. hunch

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    look on top of the yaw arm. you will see a 2mm hex in there. tighten it. that's your problem
    see the picture below

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  5. Nightcast

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    Well I'll be damned, that was it. Thank you much.
     
  6. hunch

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    no problem brother. glad it worked!

    hani
     
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