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Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Justin Wichman, Sep 16, 2015.

  1. Justin Wichman

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    I am new here and novice operator (Phantom 3 Advance)

    I am just wondering if any one is having issues with the new firmware. Before I downloaded the firmware I never had issues flying the Phantom ,. it was very stable and would hover by it self in windy days. I calibrated the compass and the IMU. I have 14 to 16 satellites signal and full power on everything.

    I flown the phantom today and it seem like it switch modes on how unstable it was. I was able to bring it down from destroying it. I broke a prop...thank god...

    any ideas?

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  2. StevenQX

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    If it flew well calibrate imu was not necessary after firmware update. As i always wrote check imu values and if it ain't broken don't repair! Anyway now you've only to redo imu calibration following the rules perfectly.
     
  3. Justin Wichman

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    I recently did the IMU calibration cuz I noticed fly away issues starting and being unstable.
     
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    Did you calibrate compass near any metal objects?
     
  5. Mordor

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    Let me guess: 1.4fw?
     
  6. tmartin62

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    Mine was very steady until the upgrade. When I finished the update, I took it outside and tested it. It was drifting very bad.

    I let it cool and did an IMU calibration and then compass calibration, it was back to normal.

    Some have said they did not need to but it sure made a difference in mine.
     
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  7. Justin Wichman

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    yes the newest firmware
     
  8. Justin Wichman

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    No, I make I am some distance away from any metal objects.

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