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P2 crazy behavior

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Discussion' started by jpolen, Jun 6, 2014.

  1. jpolen

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    Hi all. This is the 3rd time in about 30 flights this has happened. Just kinda hanging out over my house about 150' up when P2 decides to start flying crazy on its own. I initiate RTL and I am able to regain control. Any ideas? Thanks.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ph2XWpI ... e=youtu.be
     
  2. goldfishrock

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    Looks like it suddenly started the Toilet Bowl Effect mid flight......
     
  3. jpolen

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    Great description! Is it me, pilot error?
     
  4. ianwood

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    Something is wrong here. Your gimbal is not able to maintain a level horizon especially during the incident. Do an advanced calibration of the IMU, calibrate your RC and controls in the assistant, then make sure you calibrate your compass in a "clean" environment.
     
  5. EMCSQUAR

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    Besides doing what Ian suggested, try keeping your Phantom out in front of you. Directly above you is one of the worst positions for signal from Tx to Rx.