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Problem with engine or power or i don't now

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by maxivila, Nov 12, 2013.

  1. maxivila

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    I used it in the early evening and the next day I get this.

    [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5MbZBKX97A[/youtube]

    I do not know what to call this problem that makes it very difficult to me to find some solution on the Internet.
    I hope someone can guide me or help me fix it
    Just four months of use.
    It was never used in rain or fog.
    The motors rotate perfectly if the spin by hand, they are not hard or locked.
    Never before something happened to me, or any other error.
    I tried to reinstall the firmware 4.02 and also did a downgrade to 3.0 and nothing changes, everything remains as seen in the video.
    I think it's something on the motherboard or the NAZA ...
    I don't know what else to try.

    thks
     
  2. miskatonic

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  3. netphreak

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    miskatonic hit it right on the head. You shorted out your motors, possibly your ESCs too.
     
  4. miskatonic

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    Having done this once myself. ;)
     
  5. maxivila

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    Yes man i make that.
    i put the props guard screws without guards because i broken one and in this momento don't have the small (original) screws...
    Thks man you rock !
     
  6. maxivila

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    what is ESCs ? :shock: :?:
     
  7. miskatonic

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    An ESC is an electronic speed control. It is what controls the speed of the brushless motors. The motors are actually soldered to the ESCs.

    If your Phantom powers on and you get the red and green lights on the bottom then you probably do not have to worry about replacing the ESCs. If you do they are fairly cheap.

    http://www.helipal.com/phantom-05-phantom-esc-red.html?osCsid=0m8redi644fu7gh604t4l2ljt1

    To fix your Phantom you will need to do some soldering. There is just no way around that.