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Phantom orientation for strongest signal

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by shockwave199, May 3, 2016.

  1. shockwave199

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    What's the best orientation for the bird to be in relation to the rc for the strongest, most reliable signal? I'm assuming rear in the best, side in being second best, nose in being the weakest. Although I do remember something about DJI's strategy of antennas on the legs helping to minimize weak signal from any angle, but surely there must be a particular angle people have found by experience is better to keep to a minimum. Thoughts? Thanks.
     
  2. happydays

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    It's not as big an issue as it was with the V+ range. They really were affected by orientation; the P3 isn't - YMMV!
     
  3. alokbhargava

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    By design, signal should be the same for all the sides but it's observed during long distance flights that signal dips during turning but returns back to same after 180 deg turn.
     
  4. Trackman1

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    I have only seen a difference if the p3 is on the very edge of it's range.