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Problem with H3-2D Gimbal

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Help' started by Zaap, Mar 8, 2014.

  1. Zaap

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    (Phantom 2 non vision with H3-2D gimbal and Gopro 3) - Yesterday, while attempting to take some aerial video the Gimbal started shaking randomly. I thought it may be the props or the rubber absorbing balls so changed both, which did not fix it. after trying a recalibration of the Phantom 2 controls and compass the problem still exists. I took the gimbal off and tested the Phantom 2 and it flys without shaking. Putting the gimbal back on it will randomly shake, then stop then shake again. Any suggestions on what should be look at?
     
  2. mikeydaddio

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    Gimbals do that when they are no longer balanced. Did any weight shift or did you add anything like maybe an ND filter?

    Mike
     
  3. Zaap

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    Thought I had the problem fixed by taking off the gopro and reinstalling, worked for about 3 minutes and then started shaking again. last video was so bad was totally unable to be used.
     
  4. Zaap

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    Ok. Took off the gimbal and put on a gopro with just some absorbtion balls attached. the shaking no longer happens (although without the gimbal I can see just how bad my flying really is). So at this point I am leaning towards a problem with the gimbal, anyone know if there is a way to update the gimbal directly, tried it thru the phantom 2 program but didn't seem to help.
     
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    Did you have any luck fixing this? Mine is doing the same thing.
     
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