What Propeller Guards Cannot Do

If your ELEV-8 v3 moves horizontally into a softer object, the propeller guard may in some cases prevent property damage, if the outer rim is positioned between the propeller and the object.

However, if the quadcopter makes contact with objects in the space between the propeller guards, or approaches from above or below, the propellers can still make contact and cause damage:

So, we will say it one more time:

WARNING: The Prop Guard Kit is NOT a safety device. The Prop Guard Kit CANNOT prevent all property damage nor is it designed to prevent injury to operator or bystanders.  Know and follow all applicable laws, safety precautions, and good UAV citizenship practices.