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Old Mar 30, 2012, 08:38 AM
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New build and new to multirotors

I just put together a micro quadrotor with a Hoverfly Sport board. This is my first build and my first experience with any type of RC flying.

The quad seems to be working right but I cannot get it to simply hover. Whenever I bring the craft up it wants to keep rising, or fall, or drift one way or the other.

Should a multirotor be able to hover by just using the throttle? Or does it take some finesse with the pitch, roll, etc.?
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Old Mar 30, 2012, 01:48 PM
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Multirotors will not hover by them selves unless you have autolevel and all that fancy stuff.You need to do small corrections to keep it from drifting. I guess if you are inside a big room with no air movement you can trim it to almost stay put.
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