Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

Sign up for a weekly email of the latest drone news & information

help gimbal not level

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by ardsuas ireland, Nov 6, 2014.

  1. ardsuas ireland

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2014
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    Hi all
    First time post. I had a small hard landing with my vision + and it works ok and i can pan the camera up and down but it not level.
    I have done the firmware upgrade and also done a basis and advanced imu calibration no difference. any help would be great
     
  2. pb7424

    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2014
    Messages:
    149
    Likes Received:
    4
    Location:
    Two Rivers, Wisconsin
  3. Idbird

    Joined:
    Oct 22, 2014
    Messages:
    96
    Likes Received:
    1
    :D I hope this helps!
    Mako 79 writes:
    If the phantom has had a slight bump or 2 then the horizon-roll axis may me be off. This then causes all the remaining axis to misalign every time it tries to level out. Fix asap before it starts doing the gimbal dance therefore up tearing the poorly designed flimsy ribbon cable.

    You need to realign the flat part of D in the press shaft.
    Do an Advance IMU calibration when you think you have found the level and then apply some wicker 290 Loctite to prevent slippage from the poorly designed pressed-shaft. And do the IMU calibration when the phantom is cold. It should only take 2 minutes and wait for the green tick.

    Further details as per below..

    viewtopic.php?f=27&t=20514
     
  4. ardsuas ireland

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2014
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    100 % excellent thanks for the help. thanks idbird and pb7424 the video worked a treat.
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - help gimbal level Forum Date
Walkera gimbal Up-Dwn level holding problem - PLEASE HELP! Phantom 2 Help Jan 7, 2017
Please help! Unlevel gimbal Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion Dec 10, 2014
Trying to sell P2 with Gimbal.. but need help fixing it Zenmuse H3-3D/H4-3D GoPro Gimbal May 7, 2017
Need help. Gimbal problem! Phantom 4 Discussion May 5, 2017
Fitted new ribbon, now gimbal goes crazy!! Help please Standard/4k Discussion May 1, 2017