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Would you consider this a crack?

Discussion in 'Phantom 4 Discussion' started by phantomnoobpilot, Mar 29, 2016.

  1. phantomnoobpilot

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    [file]Bottom crack?|none[/file]

    On the bottom right near the screw. looks like a tiny crack to me
     
  2. Kman

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    Can you take a closer picture?
     
  3. phantomnoobpilot

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    [file]crack? or not|none[/file]

    uploaded in full size
     
  4. garykeithmead1

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    Yes. Looks like the screw has been over tightend.
     
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  5. rockydog

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    Definitely a crack. I have seen other reports of the same thing, so it's a known issue.
     
  6. phantomnoobpilot

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    would like to see others posting this similar issue as well :/

    at the moment, just gonna ignore this and enjoy the quad as returning it back is a waste of time over a tiny defect
     
  7. robinb

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    I would just drop a drop of very fine glue into the crack, there is a glue called creeping crack cure by captain tolley.
     
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  8. wallix

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    Thar she blows...dammit. That is indeed a crack :mad:
     
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  9. wallix

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    That's what DJI is banking on. Don't let them get away with it. Not for that price.
     
  10. storrowdrive

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    You certainly should have the right to a replacement if you want considering the price of the quad - but if I was in your position and everything else on the quad is perfect, I wouldn't bother with a replacement. I can't imagine that crack impacting performance or getting worse.
     
  11. bonzer2u

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    I would think they could at least send you a new cover if you showed it to them???
     
  12. storrowdrive

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    I am sure if you look hard enough you can find imperfections on tons of the P4s already out there. I am not requested a replacement for whatever the hell this crack/seam is going up one of the arms on my P4. I'm pretty numb to it all after dealing with the P3 cracks.

    [file]P4 imperfection|none[/file]
     
  13. isopro

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    Humm, i would call DJI to request a repair or replacement, any crack reduce resale value and increase risks of other cracks...!
     
  14. 250Flyer

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    Please post cracking issues in the p4 crack thread so users are aware.

    And by the way. I can't see the picture using my iPad.
     
  15. 250Flyer

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    Please update with a picture we can actually see using the thread tools
     
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    just checked mine .
    no cracks five flights.
     
  17. Phantom751874

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    Haha, thar she blows....

    And yes that's a crack, get it repaired under warranty.
     
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    I don't see any picture..
     
  19. John Locke

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    That looks like a potential crack, but it could be a molding flaw too. There's an easy way to find out if it's really a crack, just lift the edge of the plastic to see if the crack expands.
    upload_2016-3-29_16-58-23.png
     

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    That looks to me an awful lot like a molding flaw. I've got 25 flights in. All of them in S mode and far. Average 8 kilometers total per flight. Nothing yet.
     
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