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Need new shell?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by AdamDomenico, Jul 8, 2016.

  1. AdamDomenico

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    So to make a long story short, I left my drone apart at my dads house after wiring in a new motor. He knows nothing about drones and thought he was doing me a favor my putting it back together and using lock tight on the screws. It sat over night like this. I know that lock causes plastic to be brittle. Do I need to replace the shell now?


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  2. With The Birds

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    He may have used plastic safe loctite?
     
  3. AdamDomenico

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    No he used loctite for metal.


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  4. alokbhargava

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    Take out the screws, clean them and use them. Not sure if lock tight can react so quickly. Good Luck.
     
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    He mounted the motors with loctite? I think if that's the case, then the screws go into the metal motor, not the casing, so it should be OK, unless there was some spillage. Just guessing, not done it myself.
     
  6. AdamDomenico

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    All the screws go through plastic


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  7. AdamDomenico

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    Update: The shell cracked around the motors. So I ordered a new on from DJI. Any recommendations when swapping the components over to the new one?


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