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Professional Disintegration

Discussion in 'Phantom 3 Help' started by gunner50, Feb 22, 2018.

  1. gunner50

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    Does it say somewhere not to use locktight on the screws.
    I was in a good crash and I started fixing this and that. Finally I got it working perfect. Perfect flying perfect vids and pics. So I've got the body pretty well ding up so I decided to replace it.
    I put lock tight on the screws that didn't come with the kit. In about an hour the thing started to fall apart on me. The plastic was cristalizing right before my eyes. Not just the new but the old to.
    WTF.
     
  2. msinger

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    This is not documented by DJI anywhere, but it's a popular topic in this forum. Check out these search results.
     
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  3. alokbhargava

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    Yes locktite is not recommended for plastic parts.
     
  4. Mickus

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    Depends on the type of plastic DJI uses and the lockTite used. I have found Locktite 425 to work well on plastic but have not used on the drone.
     
  5. DiederikHarkema

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    Normal runnof the mill locktight is for use on metal surfaces. It will detroy plastic. On plastic if you really want to use something you must use a very small drop of ca