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Where Is "Home" in Home-Lock Mode

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Quadro, Feb 6, 2014.

  1. Quadro

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    Does anyone know for sure if the "Home" in the Home-Lock mode is the take off point? Or is it the location of the Tx?
    Could make a big difference if you are flying from a moving vehicle.
     
  2. iResq

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    Aircraft. It would have no way of knowing where the transmitter is located.
     
  3. Quadro

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    Thanks. I now know not to reel in my Phantom with Home-Lock Mode if I move around a lot during the flight.
     
  4. ElGuano

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    Yeah, it's good to know that home lock won't be very helpful in cases in which you're taking off from a boat, for instance. Always wait for the second series of long green flashes to signify home point attained.
     
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