Frustrated Gimbal installation!!!

Joined
Oct 12, 2016
Messages
14
Reaction score
1
Age
46
So I've fitted - Chinese gimbal and it seems to doing what it should (i.e. Staying balanced). Just done a mod to the controller with a 5K dial as per all the videos etc but I can't get the camera to tilt...am I missing anything obvious? I've switched on the gimbal in Naza software etc...HELP! I'm sooo close!


Sent from my iPhone using PhantomPilots
 
Joined
Oct 12, 2016
Messages
14
Reaction score
1
Age
46
All sorted and working really well! Took some head scratching and remembering some schoolboy electronics!


Sent from my iPhone using PhantomPilots
 
Joined
Jul 20, 2016
Messages
4
Reaction score
0
Age
50
All sorted and working really well! Took some head scratching and remembering some schoolboy electronics!


Sent from my iPhone using PhantomPilots
Nice one Gunner Stu glad you are sorted I am doing mine today how did you get power on yours was it a plug onto the battery or soldered to other wires
Regards
Craig
 
Joined
Oct 12, 2016
Messages
14
Reaction score
1
Age
46
Hi Craig, I used the 'spare' power leads from inside the main body and connected/soldered to the power leads provided with the gimbal.


Sent from my iPhone using PhantomPilots
 
Joined
Jul 20, 2016
Messages
4
Reaction score
0
Age
50
Ok it sounds like it could be the same gimbal type I have
Have you had a chance to check any footage since adding the gimbal
 
Joined
Oct 12, 2016
Messages
14
Reaction score
1
Age
46
Camera footage? Yep, despite the camera being a cheap clone I'm pretty pleased with the stability. It took some time and playing to set the correct software parameters in the Naz software (i.e. The min/max camera angles). When I get a chance I'll try and remember to send a screen shot (I'm not at home currently) but there's heaps of YouTube footage.


Sent from my iPhone using PhantomPilots
 
  • Like
Reactions: Craig1969

New Threads

Forum statistics

Threads
134,909
Messages
1,395,688
Members
98,307
Latest member
Mrmotion