Does your Mavic controller gimbal "click" when yawing?

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  1. spikeanoid

    spikeanoid Active Member

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    When yawing right on my Mavic controller, I can hear a clicking noise coming from the controller gimbal. Happens every time. Not exactly loud, but definitely audible. Almost like an internal spring is catching on something. It doesn't seem to affect anything, as the Mavic seems to yaw equally fast/smooth in either direction. I'm more worried about something popping off in the controller mid flight. I've owned a few RC controllers over the years and never encountered anything like this. Hopefully I'm just being paranoid.
     
  2. Mattman

    Mattman Well-Known Member

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    Mine doesn't exhibit this behavior.
     
  3. CCDD

    CCDD Well-Known Member

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    must be one of those pre-production models
     
  4. sonof40

    sonof40 Well-Known Member

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    The controller has a bimbal?
     
  5. spikeanoid

    spikeanoid Active Member

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    sonof40 Well-Known Member

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    Hobbyking's site must be down, but thanks. Just trying to visualize a gimbal on the controller.
     
  7. msinger

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    The stick on a remote controller is also called a gimbal. People flying DJI aircraft don't normally refer to it as that though.
     
  8. sonof40

    sonof40 Well-Known Member

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    OK, did not know that. Thanks.
     
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    Mine are smooth, no sound in all directions.
     
  10. kmaluo

    kmaluo Well-Known Member

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    Yup, that's how you can tell he's an RC guy! Helis maybe?
     
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