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WTF Happened Here With My DJI Phantom 3

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by UASDRONE, Feb 22, 2016.

  1. UASDRONE

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  2. Dirby

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    can't tell.
     
  3. UASDRONE

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    Scared the crap out of me
     
  4. flpholt

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    why wouldn't you just hit return home than waiting for it not worth it
     
  5. UASDRONE

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    I did not wait for it. I did hit it it did not work I lost complete signal.
     
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    wow that's weird
     
  7. UASDRONE

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    Yes it is.
     
  8. gklugie

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    Well lots of things happened.
    your first low signal at 5000 feet out was a clue you missed
    your second low signal was another clue you missed.
    you missed hitting rth, and tempted fate by turning off transmitter !
    You are also unwittingly teaching your child curse words ( feel free to use by avatar)
     
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    Please upload your flight record to healthy drones .com so that we may evaluate. You may get your answer there.
     
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    How did you initiate RTH?
     
  11. LuvMyTJ

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    I will start by saying if you plan to post videos here with dialogue please do not curse as this is a family friendly forum and that is not allowed.
    As far as the problem, check your settings as there is an option to hold in place when you have a signal loss or to RTH. I would of assumed that after less than a minute it would of RTH. Very strange. Did you run the data through Healthy Drones?
    PS - did you see the helicopter fly by you around 5:40? Glad you weren't higher. :eek:
     
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    It appears you craft is drifting. How can it be drifting if you're in GPS? Could it be you somehow lost your minimum satellites you needed for GPS?
     
  13. UASDRONE

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    I think I found out what happened :) video coming up with my theory.
     
  14. UASDRONE

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    heli was very high up!
     
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    I make a post about not using expletives in the forum and people reply with more? o_O
    Next time I will issue warnings. Lets keep it clean here.
     
  17. UASDRONE

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    I am positive I was in GPS Mode
     
  18. LuvMyTJ

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    I am always happy... until I see people cursing here. o_O
    And can we keep it on topic please.
     
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  19. UASDRONE

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    If I would have lost the drone I would have gotten the Phantom 3 Advanced.
     
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    I couldn't make it all the way through. I tried
     
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