The Phantom mount is specifically designed to mount the MARS MINI parachute on the popular DJI Phantom quadcopter. It can be plugged into the Phantom flight controller and remotely controlled with the stock Phantom transmitter.
Before buying please make sure these following requirements will be met.
1.Max prop size 8.5 inches
(stock phantom 1 props 8")
(stock phantom 2 props 9.4")
2. Camera pitch lever on stock radio or aftermarket radio system with spare channel for parachute.
To use camera tilt and parachute system you need to purchase an aftermarket radio with 8 or more channels.
Instructions for using stock Phatom radio
Install tilt lever (not included) on the stock radio
Open naza assistance and go to advance section
click on gimbal settings, turn gimbal switch on
Turn f2 (pitch) gain down to 0
Remove bolts to remove the Phantom cover
Plug Mars mini into f2 output on Naza flight control
make sure servo does not move when phantom is tilted forward and backward
Remove horn from the servo and set tilt lever to one side, Mount the servo in the center.
Test tilt lever to make sure it clears the door and will release parachute.
To manually control the parachute and shut the motors off the phantom cut of type will need to be set to "immediately."
|Total system weight (in ounces)||0.4|
|Total system weight (in grams)||11.34|
|Supported Multi-rotor||DJI Phantom 1, DJI phantom 2|
What uav’s will work with MARS Parachute systems?
MARS Parachutes systems can be used on fixed wing planes, quad multi rotors, hexacopers, and octocopters.
How do I deploy a MARS Parachute?
Mars parachute systems are servo operated and can be deployed manual or by a third party controller that uses Pulse Width Modulation (PWM.)
Do you offer replacement parts?
Yes we do offer replacement parts, please check in the Parts Menu.
Can I reuse the MARS Parachutes systems?
Yes all the MARS systems are designed reusable.