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Solar activity app

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by ifinallygota21v, Jan 7, 2015.

  1. ifinallygota21v

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    Which apple app are you using to check solar activity to help reduce the chances of flyaway?
     
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    Who said it causes flyaways?
     
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    Holy war topic ;)

    I have seen no evidence that solar activity has been proven to cause flyaways...

    However - if you want to exercise an abundance of caution and use an app to test solar activity - I use Solar Monitor to check K-Index and flare activity

    That said - while there is evidence that solar activity can cause issues with GPS systems - I have yet to experience a day where the K-index had any noticeable effect on my Phantom.