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Gimbal not powering camera, and giving flickering video

Discussion in 'Zenmuse H3-3D/H4-3D GoPro Gimbal' started by efoote77, Jan 23, 2015.

  1. efoote77

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    So out of nowhere my gimbal no longer powers the gopro and the video that is being transmitted to my fpv monitor is black and white and very flickery. I believe that it is all related to some electrical issue within the gimbal. If I don't turn the camera on, the telemetry data is transmitted just fine to my monitor, with no flicker. But once I turn the camera on, the picture that is generated is very flickery. Anyone experienced this, or have any ideas?
     
  2. wattage

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    Is your H3-3D a v1.1 with the flimsy ribbon cable and mini USB? If so, sounds to me like the ribbon's on its way out.
     
  3. efoote77

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    It is the v1.1... sounds like a reasonable guess. I'll try massaging it and see if it comes back in at all.
     
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    Did you reset your FPV or Gopro back to stock settings?
    IF so...
    Check the Hertz settings in both gopro and FPV device. They need to match.
    IF gopro = NTSC then your FPV needs to be NTSC.
     
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