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Powering a Gimbal

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Ianb, Dec 26, 2013.

  1. Ianb

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    Got a gimbal on the way, was going to use the grey/red aux power wires ,but now have read some stories of cable overloads and meltdown, which way to do I go ? do I use the battery balance plug and use main battery power or strap on an aux battery to power the gimbal , suffering the extra weight, Any of your experiences or advice would be good to hear
    Cheers
    Ian Liverpool UK
     
  2. fly-catchers

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    I have wired my aeroxcraft gimbal up to the aux power lead- everything working fine.

    bill
     
  3. Ianb

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    Thanks Bill,
    I will go with your experience and power it from the aux power lead which I also power the fpv feed.
    Cheers
    Ian. Liverpool. UK