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  1. Scotty B

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    Hi all.
    Getting really excited, My first real quadcopter (Phantom 4) is hopefully turning up this week.
    Just wanted to get some advice on prop balancing.
    I have a Dubro Tru-Spin prop balancer, but just wondering, do I need to get a special / different size rod for the Phantom 4 Props?
    I have read a few posts on the P3A, and they require a different size to what was supplied standard with my balancer. Is it the same with the Phantom 4 blades?
    Thanks all so much for your help.
     
  2. msinger

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    The P3 and P4 prop balancing rods are different sizes. If you have the Du-Bro 499 prop balancer, the P4 props will fit onto the included rod. If you have a different prop balancer, you can use any of the following prop balancing rods:
     
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    Thanks msinger for your reply. Yes I have the Du-Bro 499. I have one question though if there's any chance you can help me? The balancing rod is not a threaded rod. How do you attach the Phantom 4 prop to the rod? Thanks again for your help.
     
  4. msinger

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    Just slide the center of the prop hub onto the end of the rod.

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  5. Scotty B

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    Oh... that easy!! I feel very much the novice, but want to do things right.
    Truly appreciate your help :)