News — motor_stop

Programming the Taranis for a better Motor_stop

Posted by 1-2 Hak on

After posting my last Blog about motor_stop or not, I posted the blog to the QLD FPV gurus on facebook to get their take on the plus and minuses of setting motor_stop. As initially though this topic has a lot of controversy - with people on both camps. What I did like though was something that came a bit from left field. Most people around the mini quad circuit have heard of the infamous and famous FinalGlideAus whose amazing antics can be found on his youtube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuibbKUX0wT5yie0_EM0Smw The interesting setup that he uses is along the lines of a two switch setup,...

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Motor-stop or not

Posted by 1-2 Hak on

What is Motor-stop on Cleanflight and should I use it? This is initially a very subjective question but I will try to make it more objective. So what is Motor-stop?  Motor-stop is a very simple function that is found on the Configuration page of Cleanflight (going to stick with Cleanflight as its actively developed)   as described here - it is -  "Don't spin the motors when armed." So why do you want this option on? This is where its going to become controversial. When you don't have this option selected, every time you arm your multirotor the propellers spin...

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