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Turnigy KForce ESCs won't calibrate; U8 Motors won't spin

Started this discussion. Last reply by Matt Ford Aug 24, 2014. 2 Replies

I have an X8 with Tmotor U8's being controlled by a pixhawk. I originally had tmotor 45A SimonK ESCs on, but the U8's apparently don't like SimonK firmware. I had the copter off the ground with this…Continue

Pixhawk motor #6 doesn't spin

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard Boyhan Aug 6, 2014. 3 Replies

Posted this on rcgroups too.I just finished my RC calibration on my Pixhawk X8. After performing an esc calibration, 2 out of the 8 motors didn't spin up. I tested every motor/esc individually on…Continue

Pixhawk + Futaba RC calibration issue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Matt Ford Aug 5, 2014. 1 Reply

I recently finished building an X8 multicopter with a Pixhawk and Futaba R7008SB receiver. After uploading firmware to the Pixhawk, I calibrated the compass, accelerometer, and tried to calibrate the…Continue


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Currently building a large heavy-lift X8 multirotor with t-motor U8's, 29x9.5 props, and a Pixhawk

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