Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

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

Missed it ?

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by SSR99, Jan 24, 2015.

  1. SSR99

    Joined:
    Oct 8, 2014
    Messages:
    39
    Likes Received:
    0
    So..after removing the cover, and thinking all was fine..I came across this....the discoloration in the black wire is freaking me out.....thoughts? Its from a V3 with no markings on the sticker. I DIDN'T notice this, until AFTER putting the cover back on...and went thru my pics....uggg
     

    Attached Files:

  2. flyNfrank

    Joined:
    Feb 1, 2014
    Messages:
    4,227
    Likes Received:
    914
    Location:
    Indy, USA
    Oh MY.....That's not good!

    How do you think you will approach this issue?
     
  3. daveth1956

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2014
    Messages:
    22
    Likes Received:
    0
    Maybe the picture quality but looks like the wires have been trapped / crushed by the white plastic guides
     
  4. CannibalRobotics

    Joined:
    Dec 25, 2014
    Messages:
    29
    Likes Received:
    0
    I'd pull it back from the ESC as far as possible. If a wire has been seriously overheated, the plastic/vinyl will get brittle so work the discolored areas to see it they crack. If they do, new motor and ESC.
    I like the idea of close out photos too, think ill add that to the checklist.
    Good luck!