Thread: Discussion New Blade mQX RTF & BNF
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Old Nov 03, 2012, 01:47 AM
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Originally Posted by jlcamp7 View Post
I can't confirm this 100% but I believe it has something to do with the current draw of four motors running on a quad vs only one on a plane. On my larger 250 size quad with kk2 board it gives me a read out of the voltage and I have the cutoff set at 7.2 for my 2s pack. It has a beeper that will beep and let me know once it has reached that level. When it beeps and I bring it in and land it and check the voltage it's always higher (like 7.6-7.8). So I believe the current draw is causing the lower number even though once settled the lipo is reading out higher.
Well, obviously the voltage under load is going to be lower than the resting voltage. A old pack could well read 3.85 at rest but sag down below LVC under load.
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