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Hovering in 10 foot radius circles - normal?

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by beachvision, May 21, 2014.

  1. beachvision

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    Ok so my second p2v plus is much better .gimble works great - BUT after I lock on 7-8-9-10 satellites and i have it hovering only 10 feet off ground , it maintained its position within 10 foot circles . I remember my original phantom vision holding a tighter hover with out the circling . What about yours?
     
  2. Mal_PV2_Ireland

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    Check your compass imu calibration in the assistant software. It should have a reading around 1200 but up to 1800 is ok I think. If its outside this range calibrate it through your PC. if the readings are still well off you'll have to do the compass reset with a magnet. You'll find a video instructional with colin guinn in it on youtube.
     
  3. 4wd

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    It varies but 10 feet is bad.
    Have you done the compass recently?

    I notice mine more likely to circle just after take off, then seems to settle after a minute or so - and can be astonishing stable at times.
     
  4. EMCSQUAR

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    That sounds like compass cal (as mentioned)
     
  5. lifo

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    This is a common complaint from people coming from the original vision. My vision would stay dead still but my Vision+ moves around in about a 6 foot radius. I have done all the calibrations etc..
     
  6. tizzl10

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    you need to do a compass calibration..outside, preferably in a very wide open space.