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putting a bubble level on top of P1

Discussion in 'Phantom 1 Discussion' started by Monte55, Aug 20, 2015.

  1. Monte55

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    I'm thinking of putting a round plastic bubble level on top of the P1 above the gps. Anyone think this could be a problem?
     
  2. robsquad

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    but why ?
    a piece of glass the right size with the bubble level on is better if its just for imu calibration
     
  3. Monte55

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    This is for in the field when powering up the quad on uneven ground. Sometimes it's hard to tell when it's close to level.
     
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    a bit of wood with a level on then
     
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    That would work but more crap to carry. I could put the level on my carrying case which is normally what I use to power up and take off. But, the original question was about the level on the level on the quad. I may not always be by my case.
     
  6. cheebs

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    Remember the GPS is mounted top center on the inside of the shell. You could mess with the signal. Better to not have it mounted. With that said, I've never had problems taking off from grass or uneven ground.
     
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    on my v1.1.1 because of a gimbal, fpv TX, osd,camera my quad is nose heavy so on takeoff it always used to fly forwards before leveling off so for the last month or two I've sorted that out so that when I give it almost full TH it rises up vertically instead of tipping forwards, all I done was to add about 2mm of extra rubber to the front pads on the legs tilting the phantom slightly backwards, I've never had and problems with it at all