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  1. metropolis

    Typhoon battery help

    I just bought a supposedly new Yuneec battery from eBay one of the cells would not charge (all cells were at storage voltage) I don't even think that matters long term storage is bad at any voltage. I had to return it for a refund. The problem is you do not know how long they have been sitting...
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    Typhoon battery help

    This also happened to me. Now I'm having trouble finding batteries for the H. Go figure
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    Yuneec customer service

    Got mine in the Spring of 2018 few a lot in heat of the summer 2018 & 2019
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    Yuneec customer service

    What's with the Yuneec flight controller board? Can someone enlighten me as to why this component goes bad so often?
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    Yuneec customer service

    I just had my Typhoon H with Realsense repaired at Vertigo Drones took about 3 weeks during the holiday. My flight control board was replaced. I called Yuneec CS first and did absolutely nothing to help me 0 they called me but basically had nothing to say other than your out of warranty. This...
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    Cold Weather Strange Battery Behavior Poss. Issues Typhoon H

    Thinking about this analogy as it pertains to the cold weather and batteries. Not necessarily LIPO but the theory holds true I think If an automotive battery is not fully charged at 12.6 volts and is at 12 volts and it gets severely cold resistance builds up on the terminals and in the cables...
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    Cold Weather Strange Battery Behavior Poss. Issues Typhoon H

    I've done this more than a few times, no puffiness or problems with batteries previously. Always good flight time in mild temps. The battery fits nicely into H and snaps in.
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    Cold Weather Strange Battery Behavior Poss. Issues Typhoon H

    Between the 30-minute car ride with h in the back seat and the 20-minute hike up a steep hill to get to the location, the batteries were cold when I put them in. What is a corn neck warmer?
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    Cold Weather Strange Battery Behavior Poss. Issues Typhoon H

    Thanks, Jeff I'm thinking the same thing, big mistake on my part not charging those batteries the night before.
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    Cold Weather Strange Battery Behavior Poss. Issues Typhoon H

    Hello, Went flying last weekend with my newly repaired typhoon H while the temperature here in the northeast was over 50 at that time. All went well with 2 flights and two batteries normal flight time. No issues with H . I charged batteries up when I returned home the same day 1/11. The...
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    Typhoon H Pro GPS Acquiring Will Not Connect To GPS

    Vertigo Drones inspected my H with and said that the Flight controller needed to be replaced with parts, shipping and labor $264.00
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    Typhoon H Pro GPS Acquiring Will Not Connect To GPS

    Great Resource Thank You