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Newbie startup issue

Discussion in 'Phantom FC40 Help' started by shaskill, May 20, 2014.

  1. shaskill

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    My FC40 at startup blinks green and red twice after a whiel one green one red. I need to get directed in the correct direction to get this new copter going. Thanks
     
  2. J Dot

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    Hello,
    I'm not 100% sure, but I believe,
    The single GREEN blink is indicating ( you are in GPS MODE )
    The 2 RED blinks, indicate ( weak GPS signal ) 5 satellites
    Then
    The single GREEN blink ( GPS mode ) same as above
    The single RED blink ( ok GPS SIGNAL ) 6 satellites

    Ultimately you want a single GREEN blink ( GPS MODE ) with MORE than 6 satellites.( no RED blink )

    Maybe another member can confirm! I read the manual, this seems correct!
    I have a P2V, mine is a bit different, but I like to read all the manuals to different
    Models, like to know as much as possible!

    Hope this helps!