Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

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

Should we worry about it?

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by la_panza, Sep 10, 2015.

  1. la_panza

    Joined:
    Jul 13, 2014
    Messages:
    67
    Likes Received:
    4
    Please do an eperiment..
    remove props. leave the Phantom on your table, then take off..
    leave the stick free. in the resting position.
    turn off RC, motors keep spinning at low speed...
    now switch the RC back on.. the motors STOP!
    I wonder.. could this happen while phantom is in the air, for example if connection temporarily breaks?
    Nobody pulled the left stick down, only turned the RC OFF,
    I'M VERY scared of this, and you?
     
  2. Mal_PV2_Ireland

    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2014
    Messages:
    2,589
    Likes Received:
    1,231
    Location:
    Dublin Ireland
    No need to worry, it's because your phantom knows it isn't in the air. I have done exactly what you fear while being in the air countless amounts of times over the years. Be cool, nothing untoward will happen :cool:
     
    la_panza likes this.
  3. la_panza

    Joined:
    Jul 13, 2014
    Messages:
    67
    Likes Received:
    4
    thanks a lot, I feared it was a new bug-gift from Dji latest effort :)
     
    Mal_PV2_Ireland likes this.
  4. Mal_PV2_Ireland

    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2014
    Messages:
    2,589
    Likes Received:
    1,231
    Location:
    Dublin Ireland
    My pleasure man
     
  5. tcope

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2015
    Messages:
    4,247
    Likes Received:
    1,727
    Location:
    Salt Lake City, UT
    As mentioned no. Countless people have turned off their controllers to demo return to home.
     
    Mal_PV2_Ireland likes this.
Loading...
Similar Threads - Should worry Forum Date
Small cracks in landing gear - should I worry? Phantom 4 Pro Help Apr 13, 2017
Should I worry? Pro/Adv Discussion Dec 24, 2015
MC Invalid Battery Error Message Should I Worry? Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion Apr 30, 2015
Dropped my remote, should i worry? Phantom FC40 Discussion Sep 23, 2014
tiny rock stuck in motor. should i worry about it? Phantom 2 Discussion Aug 6, 2014