P3 Motors mounted at an angle

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I got freaked out that one of my motors on the P3P was mounted crooked. Then I noticed they all had slight angle to them. Guess this is one of the engineering changes from the P2 to the P3.
 
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Yep just like the big brother, the Inspire..
 

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Yea.
Tilted rotors can be found on some designs.
This adds tension to the thrust and helps with stability.

It's analogous to wing dihedral.
 
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