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Battery/Flight Time Savings without Gimbal and Camera

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by WildEMT, Aug 21, 2015.

  1. WildEMT

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    I was wondering if anyone has pulled their camera and gimbal from either a P2V+ or P3 and seen how much battery and flight time it gains you?

    Lots of my flying is done in a local park and all LOS. I want to gain as much time as possible per battery so I get more time and my kids get more time to learn.
     
  2. Pointyhead

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    I had some one ask me a similar question-is the battery usage different using the camera vs not using it. Not taking the gimbal and camera off, per se, but shooting video vs just flying around.
     
  3. Ewizza

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    I say you try it and report back! That would be good to know.
     
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