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Great CRASH...

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision Discussion' started by grinsven, Jul 13, 2014.

  1. grinsven

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  2. captej26

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    I'm not sure "Great or Amazing" are words i would use to describe this...
     
  3. grinsven

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    Well, great and amazing mainly apply to the fact that my bird came back home...
     
  4. 4wd

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    The weight shouldn't really be too much for it, I wonder if the phone somehow affected the control signals though.
     
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    was a compass cal done after fitting the phone?
     
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    Depending on where the phone was attached it could have thrown off the center of gravity. The control system probably has a limited ability to deal with a bad CG. I also noticed the video is often tipped to the side like it can't get to level.
     
  7. ProfessorStein

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    It was obviously not well balanced. What were you thinking?? Lol

    And you gotta wonder why the onboard video was corrupt. Probably because the battery ejected while it was recording, I suppose.
     
  8. grinsven

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    Compass was NOT calibrated after fitting the phone.
    Phone wad inside an OPENED cover, partly blocking airflow, I expect.
    Phone was attached on front right leg, which if course is pretty close to the compass.
    This was a very scary experience!!!
     
  9. grinsven

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    Video was only partial, the 'landing' part was missing, first parts were ok.
     
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    What a mess.....