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those anti drop screws

Discussion in 'Zenmuse H3-2D GoPro Gimbal' started by Pootoo, Apr 12, 2014.

  1. Pootoo

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    yeah, those anti drop screws, those black plastic things that go through the dampeners to keep the whole thing together from popping off.

    every now and then i lose an anti drop screw when returning from a flight. the replacement set that DJI has sells for $39. **** expensive for items that are cheap plastic and loosen during flight.

    do you guys use thread locker to keep them in place?

    the one that I keep loosing id the one that it underneath the body. i assume the disk portion is held in place and the vibration slowly backs the plastic screw out in flight.

    what are you experiences or fixes?
     
  2. thedjiguy

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    Hey me too. I just randomly notice one is missing so I replaced it. Then in that same spot, another screw leaves me. Pain to put back in and i'm running out of spares. It must be the dampener has a big hole or something.
     
  3. markab

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    I crashed and broke 3 of the screws and due to the ridiculous cost to replace them I now use loosely fastened small zip ties, work perfectly fine.
     
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