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Old Feb 06, 2013, 04:39 PM
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Originally Posted by airpower View Post
Found a way of balancing I hadn't seen mentioned.
Using tape, in order to balance individually I just unplugged all the motors but the one I was dynamically balancing, much more accurate. I thought it was brilliant, but other might just think "duh."
AP,

I also balance the rotors individually, but I don't disconnect the motors. Given that it was my first quad, I spooled it up in my hand before the maiden & played around with it a bit to observe the operation of the stabilization system. I quickly discovered orientations that would keep each of the rotors spooled-up while stopping the other three. So, I used that method when balancing the rotors after watching my first on-board video, which was a real jello-fest.

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