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Professional Phantom 3 camera/gimbal protection

Discussion in 'Phantom 3 Help' started by jackharrybill, Feb 12, 2016.

  1. jackharrybill

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    OK this will make all you old hands laugh. I have just got a Phantom 3 professional. I assume that when transporting it the plastic gimbal protector should always be in place. I also assume that the little white piece of foam with Remove Before Flight on it can safely be ignored?

    Thanks!
     
  2. msinger

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    The plastic gimbal lock should be on when you're transporting your Phantom. You should remove the foam block and toss it -- or pack it back up in your Phantom box if you like to hang onto things like that :)
     
  3. Helijoc

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    That plastic gimbal protector is a horrible design. It rarely stays on. I have a hard shell backpack. Noticed it put a lot of pressure on the gimbal when I packed it in the case. Without it the camera lays nicely against the foam . I tossed mine.
     
  4. CactusJackSlade

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    Buy an aftermarket gimbal lock/lens cover.... way better...
     
  5. jackharrybill

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    Thanks for the replies :)