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Weak RC Signal - In my Living Room

Discussion in 'Standard/4k Discussion' started by mtuhoop24, Jan 22, 2016.

  1. mtuhoop24

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    Just a question - I just got a new battery today. Charged it and then put it in the Standard. It said that I had to do a software update date. Did it. I then just turned it back on to check the battery stats etc....and it warmed up, found 6 satellites and looked good. Then I noticed that the red came across the top saying that there was a "weak RC signal". The Remote was about 2 feet away.

    It has done this before but i didn't think anything of it. I even have the homemade windsurfer on the TX.

    Unfortunately I have only flown it once because of the weather. Worked perfect - although I kept in beginner mode so it didn't go far!!

    Should I worry a little or is it just a fluke?
     
  2. fordruid

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    Anything else transmitting in the area? Router, cell phone, Bluetooth ect? Could be causing interference
     
  3. mtuhoop24

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    Yep - all of the above. I thought of that but with the TX just 2 feet away didn't think it would interfere. Not too worried about it but thought I would get some ideas.
     
  4. fordruid

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    Think of a room full of people talking, maybe someone in the room was louder than your Tx
     
  5. mtuhoop24

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    Great analogy! Probably so!
     
  6. Providian623

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    Really great analogy, I am so stealing this ........................
     
  7. Tony Cowan

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    Happens to me all the time in the living room. Way too many things to interupt. Go outside and it will be crystal clear.


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