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Switching between Phantom and Naza-M mode

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision Help' started by pbleic, Jan 30, 2014.

  1. pbleic

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    I have a Vision. If I switch between Phantom 2 and Naza-M mode, do I need to recalibrate the compass?

    I had a near disaster last night when I did this, and obviously something went wrong with the calibration. At about 6 feet, the beast took off on its own rapidly moving to the right and up - in Phantom 2 mode. I tried everything, including shutting the transmitter off. It hit a tree about 25 ft. up and broke 3 propellers. After a new compass calibration and Advanced IMU Calibration, all was well with the Phantom. I had some heart pounding moments, let me tell you.
     
  2. iResq

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    A switch between modes should not require a re-calibration. Sorry about the mishap.
     
  3. Buk

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    Just curious, did you start the flights from the exact same location? Did you do the compass dance before each flight?
     
  4. pbleic

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    Same location, same dance. Don't know what went wrong.
     
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