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Is this a Compass Problem???

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Discussion' started by scooter339, May 14, 2014.

  1. scooter339

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    My Phantom is calibrated within limits. .4-5 average for the third value in software assistant.
    I have seen it hover really well.

    The last two flights, I launch it hovers well for about 5 seconds then flies a small circular pattern that gets bigger and bigger. I have to fight it to maintain control.

    This is a compass problem right?

    If it is, the compass is that DJI provides is the best one use for a compass calibration?
     
  2. Sanababit

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    That is what we call "The Toilet Bowl Effect" and we are waiting for DJI to come up with a fix

    Sana
     
  3. scooter339

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    Was this something that came with firmware 3.2 ????
     
  4. tom3holer

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    Nope, been there through many versions.

    Tom
     
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    Have you changed your landing gear or the location of the compass?
     
  6. ianwood

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    What is your mod value?
     
  7. scooter339

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    Turns out this was a compass calibration issue. My mod level was way low and one of the axis was pushing 600.

    All set now.