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P3A Faulty

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by TonyNI2013, Mar 31, 2016.

  1. TonyNI2013

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    Was out flying the drone earlier today and when I landed it was making a really loud screeching sound

    Tried turning it off and on / swapping batteries etc and it still made the same sound

    contacted Jessops and they have arranged a swap for a new one, bad news is it wont be until late next week ! :(
     
  2. TonyNI2013

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    sounds like its coming from the vision positioning system
     
  3. alokbhargava

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    I thought it's coming out of a motor.

    Best wishes.
     
  4. eaglegoaltender

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    Sounds like a bearing in one of the motors - have you tried turning each motor by hand (slowly) to feel for any "tight spots"?
     
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    You can also smell the motors to see if one burned up. It's a distinct burnt electrical smell.
     
  6. TonyNI2013

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    Thanks for the advice guys. I've it boxed up ready for collection

    It definitely sounded like it was coming from the positioning system or in that area.