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Phantom Vision+ rotates during take off

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by Pete716, May 12, 2014.

  1. Pete716

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    Whenever I take off by pressing straight up on the left joy stick the phantom spins and rotates until I get to hovering altitude. Has anyone else experienced this? Is it something I'm doing wrong or something I need to calibrate ?
     
  2. BlackTracer

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    Try calibrating the two control sticks in the PC assistant or the RC assistant. Perhaps that will help. If you continue with throttle up to gain altitude after hovering, does it spin as it is ascending as well? How about throttle down, or anything else weird about the control commands?
     
  3. MikesTooLz

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    also make sure all the props are put on in the correct place, black on black and silver on silver.
     
  4. DBS

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    You can't put them on any other way so that's a given
     
  5. AmosMoses

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    Sounds like it's a compass calibration issue and it's trying to figure out which way is north.

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  6. npalen

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    I've had an issue with rotation at liftoff also but believe that some of it is caused by not keeping the throttle stick exactly centered during liftoff.
    Edit: I noticed that you (the OP) mention pushing "straight up" on the stick so that's probably not your issue.
     
  7. Mori55

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    Sometimes I think I pushing straight up , but it's pretty sensitive.
     
  8. mr336

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    My plus is doing the same thing. I even push up the black part that the silver stick is attached to which should eliminate any left or right movement. I have done both cals. Guess I'll try again. I'll also check if it does it coming down which I think from memory it does. OK off to troubleshoot.
     
  9. pyrophantom

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    If you are first time flyer you should do an advanced IMU calibration before going out into an open area to calibrate it properly, and always remember to keep keys, phones, dont be near metal if you can help it when you calibrate, and if it still does it then yes hook it up to the assistant and see whats going on.

    ;)