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by DINGY
Thu Feb 26, 2009 5:16 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Help looking for aircraft
Replies: 2
Views: 1040

I just got this Turbo Prop AC and it is a GOOD one --try it and you may like it--It is a SHORTS 360

http://www.premaircraft.com/

It is freeware for FS9 and FSX

On this site there are many other AC that you may like also
by DINGY
Wed Sep 17, 2008 10:02 am
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Flying VOR
Replies: 2
Views: 788

I am sure the below site will be helpful to you

http://navfltsm.addr.com/
by DINGY
Wed Sep 10, 2008 3:31 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: C-130, C-47
Replies: 17
Views: 2834

Try this site

Flightsim.com

Hope this helps you :D
by DINGY
Tue Sep 02, 2008 11:23 am
Forum: FS2004
Topic: landing inline
Replies: 12
Views: 1200

Here is the link for the videos

Hope this helps you all :D

http://www.kingschools.com/webVideo/VideoArchives.asp
by DINGY
Fri Aug 29, 2008 11:05 am
Forum: FS2004
Topic: landing inline
Replies: 12
Views: 1200

Many Simmers do not take into consideration the factor of the wind upon landing. Let us say the wind is 240 at 10 and you are landing on runway 27. Now this means you have a 30 degree wind component of 10 Knts coming at you from your left as you come down the centerline of the approach and this wind...
by DINGY
Wed Jun 04, 2008 6:38 pm
Forum: Basics
Topic: Panel Design Tool ??
Replies: 4
Views: 1787

The site below is a info site for you. It probably is not specifically what you are looking for ---but it is a start in the right direction, I believe.

Hope this helps :D

http://forums.surclaro.com/ftopic982.html
by DINGY
Wed Apr 23, 2008 7:00 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Runway lengths
Replies: 5
Views: 1003

BD--a quick search for the 747 is illustrated below

http://www.boeing.com/commercial/airpor ... 07sec3.pdf
by DINGY
Wed Apr 23, 2008 6:48 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Runway lengths
Replies: 5
Views: 1003

Usually it is thus A big heavy plane ---LONG Runway A small light plane---SHORT Runway Of course I am being scarastic here, but let me get serious Manufactures of A/C in there design specs give tons of information relating to T/O runway lengths Much information relates to Airport altitude--Tempertur...
by DINGY
Tue Feb 19, 2008 7:00 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Missing Waypoints
Replies: 8
Views: 1589

Ocenier--I stand corrected. You can download the SIMROUTES Flt Plan generated to Squakbox 3
by DINGY
Tue Feb 19, 2008 6:54 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Missing Waypoints
Replies: 8
Views: 1589

Ocenier,---I may have misled you. No, you cannot , as I know, load the route you generate from SIMROUTES , or any other route planner into your FS9 data base or into Squarkbox. It appears that you are familar with the SIMROUTES limitations and how to use it. I went to SIMROUTES and generated a Route...
by DINGY
Mon Feb 18, 2008 9:07 pm
Forum: Controllers & Game Pads
Topic: Saitek Yoke
Replies: 14
Views: 4736

I am not sure you want to get a Yoke and no Pedals. I assume money, however if you do get the Pedals and Yoke, you will never ,never fly again certain Planes with out them both. Some people like to fly with Joysticks because some AC ( real one)have joystick in the cockpit. Others as you may well kno...
by DINGY
Mon Feb 18, 2008 10:39 am
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Missing Waypoints
Replies: 8
Views: 1589

Generate a route using the following Route Planner http://www.simroutes.com/ Plug in that you want to use STAR ( TEXNN3 CVE) and it will generate a route for you that will have all the intersections etc of TEXNN3 arr. You then save this Route and when ready bring up your flight and put in this route...
by DINGY
Tue Nov 27, 2007 12:43 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Missing Category
Replies: 2
Views: 563

Missing Category

Yesterday Sunday there was a category "Breitling Conni radio" in the Forum. Today it appears that this Category was deleted Any one know what happeded to this "Breitling Conni Radio" category???? EDIT: For some reason, it's been moved to FS2002 maybe because of references made to 2002 & 2004 Mel.
by DINGY
Mon Nov 26, 2007 7:48 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Default douglas dc-3 transponder?
Replies: 22
Views: 2711

Probably does not have one. So ,then what you do if you are in Squakbox you type in the SQ Paine the following

.x 1234 where 1234 {Example} is the transponder Code number you desire and then click > Enter

This should do it and you will be Squaking 1234----EXAMPLE
by DINGY
Mon Nov 26, 2007 12:15 pm
Forum: FS2002
Topic: radio problems using breitling Super G Constellation
Replies: 6
Views: 1860

Ted--the previous post is good but let me give you some better info I got the Connie file from FLITE SIM and the name of the Aircraft that is in your FS9\Aircraft file is Breitling Connie This is the folder that is in the FS9\Aircraft file OPen this folder--you will see folders,etc Open --- Panel Yo...
by DINGY
Mon Nov 26, 2007 10:40 am
Forum: FS2002
Topic: radio problems using breitling Super G Constellation
Replies: 6
Views: 1860

Ted here is how you find the panel cfg file Go to C\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Aircraft Open The Aircraft Folder---Here you will see ALL the aircraft that you have for your FS9. They appear as folders Now go to your Super G Connie aircraft folder. I do not know the name of it but you probably wil...
by DINGY
Sun Nov 25, 2007 1:48 pm
Forum: FS2002
Topic: radio problems using breitling Super G Constellation
Replies: 6
Views: 1860

Let us add a Radio to the Plane. First back up the panel file of the Super G Connie--I am working with FS9 --not sure abut FX Next , go to the panel file of the Super G conie and open the panel cfg file. You will notice that it is a Notepad file and it is structured something like this--EXAMPLE [Win...
by DINGY
Thu Oct 25, 2007 12:27 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Posky Fire
Replies: 15
Views: 2472

The Posky 747 has a tendency to scrap the runway upon rotation at take off. I find that you must ease up the aircraft slowly, and not at a great angle of attack upon rotation ,otherwise the back end of the AC will scrap the runway and thence cause the fire/effect you noticed upon landing The plane s...
by DINGY
Fri Aug 03, 2007 3:38 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: VOR1 Gauge
Replies: 3
Views: 729

It was a manual install. I copied the default C182 VOR1 gage---gaugexx=Cessna!VOR1, and placed it on a panel ( panel cfg file) of one of my AC

Hope this helps you , to help me :D
by DINGY
Wed Aug 01, 2007 9:42 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: VOR1 Gauge
Replies: 3
Views: 729

VOR1 Gauge

I added a VOR1 gauge to a panel on one of my planes. It works OK--picks up the applicable VOR --etc

One problem, however, when I tune it with the OBS knob, it progresses in incriments of 10??

Any ideas on how to rectify this defect :?:

Thanks for any help here :?:
by DINGY
Fri Jul 27, 2007 10:59 am
Forum: FS2002
Topic: Autopilot
Replies: 34
Views: 20912

What I recommend is to read the tutorials in FS9 relative to the Auto pilot operation Then familarize yourself TOTALLY with what keyboard functions are for operation of the auto Pilot--You may change these settings to your liking if you wish Unless a aircraft is FULLY equipped to land automatically ...
by DINGY
Sat Apr 28, 2007 2:57 pm
Forum: Add-ons Developers
Topic: Placing Map/GPS/other buttons on panels
Replies: 12
Views: 2006

Itr appears that groundsquirrl posts what you want--Simcons on you panel??? If this is so --I will try to help you --BUT PLEASE DO NOT GO BALLISTIC ON ME IF THIS IS NOT YOU WANT!!!! As I mentioned before, AND YOU MENTIONED, YOU CAN BRING UP STUFF ON YOUR PANEL IN SEVERAL WAYS Shift1-9 or Views/Instr...
by DINGY
Fri Apr 27, 2007 1:02 pm
Forum: Add-ons Developers
Topic: Placing Map/GPS/other buttons on panels
Replies: 12
Views: 2006

OK we added a GPS to your helicopter panel and of course using the same proceedure we can add a Radio Stack to you panel--but now lets us add a gage to you panel Lets say we want to add a ADF Gauge to your helicoptor panel Once again lets use the default C172 for our supply of gauges--we can use oth...
by DINGY
Fri Apr 27, 2007 12:09 pm
Forum: Add-ons Developers
Topic: Placing Map/GPS/other buttons on panels
Replies: 12
Views: 2006

I will try to give you some information on this subject. First, here is a little primer to get you started. This info deals with FS9 and I believe it would be applicable to FSX also. I do not know your knowledge of FS files so here is a basic set up on files Go to FS9/Aircraft/C172 and open the C172...
by DINGY
Sat Mar 03, 2007 5:06 pm
Forum: Basics
Topic: Vfr/Ifr
Replies: 3
Views: 1690

Check out this site

http://navfltsm.addr.com/

Hope this helps!
by DINGY
Thu Mar 01, 2007 11:50 am
Forum: Scenery
Topic: CH Products Yoke And Pedals
Replies: 8
Views: 1300

I have both the Pedals and Yoke with USB connectors and have them for about 2 yrs--both work fine and I am very pleased with them. As you may know the Yoke has many programable switchs on it for you to use as necessary--landing gear--flap--etc etc If you want, check out the New SAITEK X52 Pro Joysti...
by DINGY
Mon Feb 05, 2007 8:15 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Project Fokker's new F-28 released today
Replies: 1
Views: 442

One of the BEST freeware packages that I ever got

Check it out --I am sure that you will LIKE IT!!!!
by DINGY
Mon Jan 29, 2007 1:58 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Tail Hook
Replies: 9
Views: 1391

Thanks tomcat---the info you gave works GREAT

I now have a VFR gauge in my plane
by DINGY
Sun Jan 28, 2007 12:27 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Tail Hook
Replies: 9
Views: 1391

Thanks tomcat---I would like to have a VOR1 gauge

When I look into panel .cfg --how do I determine which is a VOR1 gauge?

Find a spot with a round gauge--I do not understand this statement??

How do I determine the dimensions of the panel??--or compute the dimensions??

Thanks for any help here
by DINGY
Sat Jan 27, 2007 10:13 pm
Forum: FS2004
Topic: Tail Hook
Replies: 9
Views: 1391

RD--This post is on a different subject You mentioned putting in a gauge from one .cfg file to an other .cfg file I would like to add a VOR Gauge to a particular Aircraft that has none I tried looking in some Aircraft .cfg file that I know that this Aircraft has a VOR Gauge and I was stumped Could y...