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Standard Little Wobbley on my first flight?

Discussion in 'Phantom 3 Help' started by Richard McGregor, May 20, 2016.

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  1. Richard McGregor

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    OK so took my little baby up on its maiden flight. Calibrated the compass, had 7-8 satellites , on beginner mode. Just was testing the basics on my flight abilities. Noticed though when she hovered a wobble developed. I was not inputting any commands with the R/C. The wobble was within about a 3 ft radius.There was absolutely no wind what-so-ever. It basically kept its station within the radius, drifted a little. Wasn't sure, but it seemed like it was struggling to maintain its hover. Never went over about 10 ft.

    Is that normal? How would one correct it if it wasn't?

    Thanks guys....
     
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    Did you calibrate the IMU?
     
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    Ah right. I was on the phone with DJI and they walked me through most of it. Never mentioned the IMU. I recall that from the videos I watched. Do you have a link sir to a good one?
     
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    Too funny! I was just watching that one!! Thanks sir.
     
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    It's a good one ;)
     
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    With only 7 to 8 sats. and a bit of wind it could move around like you described.
    Also a lot of us turn off the vision system as it is primarily for inside flying.
     
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