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Discussion in 'Phantom 1 Help' started by phantom_medic, May 20, 2014.

  1. phantom_medic

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    is there a way to find the actual feet in the air my phantom is going?
     
  2. neil64

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    If you have iOSD or another flight-telemetry-overlay system installed, then it will display (via FPV monitor) the Phantom's height in meters.
     
  3. phantom_medic

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    got it, no FPV installed...yet. dont have $300 sitting around.
     
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    i think ill just spen $200 more and get this info along with FPV afterall! thanks for the info peeps.
     
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    you can use the Phantom Assistant software to set a maximum ceiling for your Phantom on the Advanced / Limits tab, then you'd at least know it was never over whatever height you set. There is an option at the top of that same tab for meters or feet

    I did a bunch of playing when my Phantom was new, set a 50m limit and tested, then 100m, 200. doing the same thing (in feet if you like) will help give you a visual of what certain heights look like... set a certain limit them run the phantom up to it nearby.... land, change the limit, repeat as often as you like
     
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    oh great info!

    what does it do when the max height is reached?
     
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    It makes you read the manual!
     
  10. N017RW

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    Mr. Phantom_medic,

    With all due respect...

    You should read the manual, there is lots of good info in it.

    This forum and others similar are a great resource for help but not meant to be a substitute for taking the responsibility to read the manual.
     
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    it stops going up. try it out :) set a 40 or 50 foot limit and see for yourself
     
  12. phantom_medic

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    read the manual again, helpful.

    wish i could set it in 'feet' instead of 'meter'. ill just convert!
     
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    "...wish i could set it in 'feet' instead..."

    You can.
     
  14. phantom_medic

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    i read the manual, didnt say anything about changing. i also tried messing with it while 'writing' the numbers...
     
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    On page 25 you'll see a 'screen shot' of the 'limits' tab (Height & Radius).

    There are three 'radio' buttons (options) above the cylinder graphic.

    Guess what they read?

    Meters, Feet, Miles.

    EDIT: It's page 25 of the P2 Manual. Not sure of page # in other manuals.
     
  16. phantom_medic

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    i have downloaded

    all the manuals on the 'downloads' page that are in english. only one has a page 25, the naza quick start manual, and nothing about flight limits on that page.

    im over it...thanks.
     
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    i see the problem, i should of stated im on the phantom 1.1.1. sorry.
     
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    OK.

    No problem.

    Trying to help. Stick with it, don't be 'over' it! :p
     
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    How does this work how is it attached to quad