Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

Sign up for a weekly email of the latest drone news & information

Gimbal H3-3D caught on fire

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Help' started by MachoZ, Apr 21, 2015.

  1. MachoZ

    Apr 21, 2015
    Likes Received:
    Hello All:

    I have had issues with my gimbal. First, during fly it king like got desconnected and got stuck facing up like filming the drone itself. Second it stopped moving, I´d turned on the phantom and the gimbal didn´t move at all. After that I took it home and plug it to the PC it started and I was able to move it from remote control, suddenly I turned around and start smelling like a short cut, and there was a flame in the gimbal like when you recharge your zippo and light it up.

    Does anyone have had a similar situation?

    Have the phantom been compromised?

    It only has 2 months of being purchased. Is there any warranty to cover this?. If not, will I be able to buy the damage chip?This happened at home what would happen if it light up in the air?

    How can this be prevented?

    Thanks for your comments.

    Macho Z

  2. IflyinWY

    Sep 12, 2014
    Likes Received:
    Where the deer and the antelope play
    Welcome to the forum.
    Either English isn't your first language or your device is letting you down. Please proofread if you want to use our time more efficiently. Not trying to dog you, just saying.

    Have you got a better picture?
Similar Threads - Gimbal caught fire Forum Date
what camera for Zenmuse Gimbal? Phantom 2 Vision + Help Today at 12:19 PM
Standard Gimbal roll motor seperation repair? Phantom 3 Help Yesterday at 9:54 PM
I passed the course p3s gimbal school of hard knocks. General Discussion Yesterday at 6:58 PM
Possible Solution to Gimbal Yaw Adjustment- Discussion Pro/Adv Discussion Yesterday at 1:58 PM
Gimbal Error Phantom 4 Help Yesterday at 12:50 PM