Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

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

RTH question

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by phantomi, Sep 24, 2014.

  1. phantomi

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2014
    Messages:
    507
    Likes Received:
    64
    Hi. For what I have read the quad will ascend to 200' to RTH if it is bellow. Today I notice that mine RTH at about 86' and do not ascend. What can be the reason for this? :?:
     
  2. Damon

    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2014
    Messages:
    674
    Likes Received:
    5
    Location:
    Eastern Wa.
    It ascends to 20 meters above original launch elevation. If flying higher than that elevation, it just flies home at current level and descends.
     
  3. phantomi

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2014
    Messages:
    507
    Likes Received:
    64
    Thank You. Yes you're right. My mistake. :oops:
     
  4. rrmccabe

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2014
    Messages:
    1,647
    Likes Received:
    359
    Location:
    Ankeny, Iowa
    You can RESET your home point once in the air though.

    If I am going for long runs over hills and trees I always raise phantom up to about 100' and then reset home point. So it will raise to 100+66' and then fly home if I RTH. 166' should clear everything for me.
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - RTH question Forum Date
NFZ during RTH question Pro/Adv Discussion Dec 28, 2017
Standard Case Question - Am I Overthinking? Phantom 3 Help Nov 12, 2017
P4P 500m Absolute Altitude limit and Auto RTH Question Phantom 4 Pro Discussion Oct 9, 2017
RTH question General Discussion Sep 10, 2017
RTH Question When Using Litchi Control (Go, Litchi, etc..) Aug 9, 2017