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is this epoxy safe to use?

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Michael M, May 21, 2016.

  1. Michael M

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    Photo attached.
    Will this stuff corrode anything or is it safe to use?
    Thanks

    Also, can dji tell if you have opened up your phantom?
     

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  2. Michael M

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    To fix my stress Cracks. Will it work?
     
  3. peterepeat69

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    Might last for a while but not a permanent fix


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    Probably.

    The arm stickers will be cut or removed and the clips may show signes of opening if not done correctly.
     
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    Epoxy does NOT stick well to plastic. You need to roughen the surface with sandpaper first.
     
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    If you have stress cracks, why not return it and have them fix it. This is a known defect and should be covered by warranty. If your glue job fails and causes a crash, they may not cover it.
     
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    One product - Plast-Aid
    It attached to the shell and cures like it was molded with it.
    There are many threads talking about others using this when they had cracks. I had my shell apart so I used the plast-aid. I didn't have any cracks, but I didn't want to worry about them suddenly appearing in the future.


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    None. I lost the warranty when I decided to replace a motor myself because I didn't want to be without the bird for 3+ weeks.
    Plus, because I changed the shell to the hydrodipped shell, I'm pretty sure the warranty was void at that point because I cracked it open :)


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    Pretty sure DJI would know you've been in there by the gobs of glue, regardless of how careful you are with stickers and clips
     
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