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Phantom tips over (Weight?)

Discussion in 'Phantom 1 Help' started by J3lle, May 11, 2016.

  1. J3lle

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    Long story short: My phantom 1 tips over when i try to get it in the air. I have a chinese gimbal and a actioncam installed.
    As long as i use a flat thick rubber mat, and the weather is calm it is all right, but im going to norway soon and im worried i cant take off because different surfaces (in grass, or gravel) This happens too if i land. I already changed the motor idle speed. Anything else i need to change?

    Cheers.
     
  2. Mark The Droner

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    Curious - how do you change the motor idle speed?
     
  3. J3lle

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    Using the NAZA-M Software. Its under one of the tabs, You can lower it and higher it.
     
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    Cool. Thank you
     
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    I've never seen that option. Anyway, to solve your problem, give it full throttle to launch it clear of the ground- then back off when above 10 ft.
     
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    I did a mod to mine to move the battery farther back to balance the camera and gimbal. It also lets me use much larger batteries.
     
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    Curious, how did you do that? Can you send me a picture?
     
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