Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

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

Professional loud screeching noise P3pro down, help

Discussion in 'Phantom 3 Help' started by oprfdad, Nov 4, 2015.

Tags:
  1. oprfdad

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2015
    Messages:
    3
    Likes Received:
    0
    Had my phantom less than a week, yesterday was taking some pictures, no problems all went well, was returning to land and put it away, was maybe 15 feet away and 5 feet above the ground, got a loud screeching noise and it hit the ground, ( grass) No idea what happened can anyone help me? thanks
     
  2. N017RW

    Joined:
    May 2, 2014
    Messages:
    7,140
    Likes Received:
    2,007
    Location:
    Palm Beach Co.- FL
    Bearings, motor loosen to the point of rubbing the arm/frame?

    Any visible signs of rubbing or friction around any of the motors?

    Does it power-up, self-test, start, etc?
     
  3. oprfdad

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2015
    Messages:
    3
    Likes Received:
    0
    nothing appears loose or rubbing ..it powers up and appears to go through the self tests, have not tried to fly it ..kinda afraid next time it will be 50 feet up and over concrete...
     
  4. oprfdad

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2015
    Messages:
    3
    Likes Received:
    0
     
  5. bobmyers

    Joined:
    May 10, 2015
    Messages:
    3,611
    Likes Received:
    867
    Location:
    San Antonio, TX
    did you power the motors to see if they will run?
     
  6. Mike328

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2015
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    I need help....Did as instructed to get started with all videos. Bought P3Standard 1 day ago. Turn on the Battery today and it just beeps repeatidly. I have not flown it yet.

    HELP PLEASE Standard
     
  7. bobmyers

    Joined:
    May 10, 2015
    Messages:
    3,611
    Likes Received:
    867
    Location:
    San Antonio, TX
    Did you register it? What have you done thus far after you took it out of the box?
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - loud screeching noise Forum Date
Clouds flowing from West Lomond summit Photos and Video Friday at 5:48 PM
P4 Jerky Cloud Shadows Phantom 4 Help Jun 21, 2017
Gimbal Buzzing loudly and vibrating. Phantom 4 Pro Help Jun 13, 2017
8-Bit (jittery, Wreck It Ralph) Cloud Shadows on UHD Footage Phantom 4 Discussion Jun 7, 2017
McCloud Mountain Lodge + Chimney SkyWalk | Lafollette, Tennessee | 4K Drone Footage Photos and Video May 9, 2017