Not enough power to takeoff

When I slowly ramp my quad up to full throttle i can just have it there maxed and it doesn't take off.  But then I reduce throttle to zero for a few seconds and it takes off fine after giving it throttle again.

Is this a setting somewhere or could it be some kind of soft start issue with the escs?  It doesn't happen every single time but it happens often.  I have calibrated the escs and the throttle range in mission planner.  I am running the latest version and the quad is tuned for my liking.

The quad has enough power to go up fast while I'm flying so it seems like my throttle is being limited after arming.


I set the throttle range from 1095 to 1905 and it centers around 1500 .

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  • I assume this isn't a known issue then?

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