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NO GPS after crash

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Doru Brad, Jan 14, 2016.

  1. Doru Brad

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    After a not so sever crash there is no GPS signal anymore. Checked connections etc. It just doesn't find any sats. Issue is that there is no damage to the gps puck....

    Do you guys heard of some sort of "lock" in case of a crash??
     
  2. msinger

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    Did you remove the GPS puck to ensure it's not cracked?
     
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    No, but like said it did not even fall so hard on it... I will check non the less.
     
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    It actually fell on a prop arm and broke a prop and cracked the gimball arm - could the impact damage the puck inside?
     
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    The puck is normally only cracked when landing upside down.
     
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    If you landed on an arm, it's possible the antenna solder connection underneath the antenna cracked. You wouldn't see the crack but you'd see that the corners of the antenna are a bit askew relative to the outline on the board it's adhered to. There was a guy in the P2 forum who had this problem.
     
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