Hello Fellow Yuneec Pilot!
Join our free Yuneec community and remove this annoying banner!
Sign up

Typhoon h plus real sense stopping unexpectedly

Joined
Sep 20, 2020
Messages
5
Reaction score
5
Age
37
Location
Ohio
My typhoon h plus real sense when on will stop 300 ft up in the sky no obstacles anywhere . Does anyone know if realsense can be calibrated or how to fix this ? Can the sun cause this ?
 

NorWiscPilot

Premium Pilot
Joined
Feb 24, 2017
Messages
1,558
Reaction score
934
Location
Northern Wisconsin, USA
Is your real sense even activated? Try turning off. (Assuming it can be.)

Problem sounds more like an altitude limit. Have you checked all settings to ensure there has not been an inadvertent altitude ceiling configured for 300 feet?

Good luck,

Jeff
 
  • Like
Reactions: PatR

Steve Carr

Missed Approach
Staff member
Premium Pilot
Joined
Dec 15, 2015
Messages
7,793
Reaction score
4,227
Location
Bessemer, MI
Sunlight can affect RealSense. So can anything in air like dust, smoke, fog.
The sensor can also get dirty and may need cleaned.
My preferred solution is exactly what @davemh just mentioned.
 
  • Like
Reactions: NorWiscPilot
Joined
Sep 20, 2020
Messages
5
Reaction score
5
Age
37
Location
Ohio
thanks I really don’t need to use it much anyway but thanks . It was very sunny that day .
 

DoomMeister

Moderator/Tech Junkie
Staff member
Premium Pilot
Joined
Dec 25, 2017
Messages
5,163
Reaction score
2,848
Location
Genesee, MI USA
Some had defective RS units. If it is new and under warranty it should be eligible for replacement.
 
Joined
May 7, 2020
Messages
273
Reaction score
176
It’s been noted, though I can’t confirm, that the real sense has ghosts or artifacts left behind by previous areas. The memory is supposed to wipe clean after so many hours/times using it (it’ll remember places it flew before but I’m not sure how large the memory is on it). Sometimes it’ll think it’s flying in an old area it’s flew before and the results are exactly what you’re experiencing.

So:

Sunlight
Dust on lens (q-tip will clean it fine)
Old artifacts left behind in its memory

Can anyone confirm the artifacts theory?
 

New Threads

Members online

Forum statistics

Threads
18,813
Messages
218,759
Members
21,898
Latest member
mba college