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Repair Question

Discussion in 'Phantom 1 Help' started by Fly2e, Sep 30, 2014.

  1. Fly2e

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    Hi all, Over the summer my 1st generation DJI drone had a slight fresh water landing & now one of the motors will not turn. I took it apart, no rust or anything as only one of the wings hit the water. I assume that the circuit board on the wing that is not turning may have been damaged. The motor looks good and no rust anywhere.

    I wound up upgrading to the vision plus and have been enjoying it but think I may want to see if I can get the original repaired as a "secondary drone".
    Does anybody know where I can send it to be repaired? I live in the New York area and would appreciate it if anybody knows an authorized DJI repair shop. Thanks!

    Oh, by the way, here is the water landing and that is not the drone that sunk. Luckily when it crashed and flipped onto the dock the gopro disconnected and rolled off the dock and sank. Check out the fish as the gopro falls to the bottom! That is not the entire drone going under but only the gopro mounted underneath.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lPs3yhx ... RIfuLIjAug

    Dave
     
  2. mmn

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    http://www.ushobby.com/
     
  3. OI Photography

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    If you or anyone you know has decent soldering skills, replacing just the ESC and motor in that arm is a pretty simple task, and inexpensive.