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  1. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Navio 2 magnetic field.

    Try adding that capacitor and see if that fixes it

    Apr 26, 2018 at 2:59 AM
  2. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Charger.

    Oh, ok then ... lol ... confused me when you said ALL because I'd just mentioned that a post or two prior :p

    Apr 26, 2018 at 1:11 AM
  3. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Navio 2 magnetic field.

    Probably noise on the power lines then. Does your PDB have filtering ? In any case I'd slap a low ESR cap in there, say 1000 mf on...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 1:06 AM
  4. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Add your own punch line...................

    :rolleyes: ... Nope, but you're in the ballpark .... It was a cartoon ...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:49 AM
  5. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Crashed quad now having problems???.

    Along with checking the motors to see if any get hot you should also do the same for the ESCs. It's possible that an ESC got damaged in...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:44 AM
  6. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Add your own punch line...................

    ... "It's a bird!"... "It's a plane!"... "It's a frog!"... "A frog?!" ... "No, it's a quad! ... SHOOT IT !" :eek: Age test in there ......

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:18 AM
  7. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Navio 2 magnetic field.

    :rolleyes: ... Lotsa real estate on THAT bird ! ... :p

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:13 AM
  8. Gyro Doctor liked GJH105775's post in the thread Navio 2 magnetic field.

    Yes, it is probably a GPS/Magnometer combination so moving it away from the ESCs should help.

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:12 AM
  9. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Syma X8 Mods - Weight, Cam and more?.

    These "toy grade" quads typically use a single MOSFET per motor and they (plus their accompanying diode) get blown easily when stressing...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 10:24 PM
  10. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Syma X8 Mods - Weight, Cam and more?.

    I respectfully disagree, I'd be drilling the bejeebers outta those landing gear ! o_O Remember the goal here is to remove low slung mass...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 10:19 PM
  11. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread When do I get a new battery?.

    The iMAX B6AC is exactly what I was going by. But it's just the charger and a parallel charging board is a seperate item. The plain B6...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 9:53 PM
  12. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread When do I get a new battery?.

    Getting a parallel charging board is another investment you do NOT want to skimp on. I'm generally against charging batteries this way...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 6:13 PM
  13. Gyro Doctor liked holtneil's post in the thread When do I get a new battery?.

    There is a saying in the RC hobby it's goes ,"buy cheap buy twice " and it's true you may save a little at first but it won't last

    Apr 25, 2018 at 5:40 PM
  14. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread Charger.

    o_O ... Are you meaning to say that now even the "knock offs" are sporting the holographic QC stickers ? It used to be that sticker was...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 4:33 PM
  15. Gyro Doctor replied to the thread When do I get a new battery?.

    A lot faster and more safely than the simple "wall wart" type chargers that typically come with such kits or some other cheap chargers,...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 4:28 PM