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by DaveG
18 Dec 2018, 11:16
Forum: Payware Heads Up!!
Topic: JF Vulcan demo available!
Replies: 6
Views: 91

Re: JF Vulcan demo available!

Thanks for the hu Brian. :thumbsup:
I'll give that a try later. I'm intending to buy the full package anyway, but not until sometime in the new year.
by DaveG
17 Dec 2018, 09:08
Forum: The Virtual Spanner
Topic: Anyone using VR headset with success ?
Replies: 9
Views: 134

Re: Anyone using VR headset with success ?

The reason it's called the "Rift" is because that's what your hair is like after using one!
by DaveG
16 Dec 2018, 23:14
Forum: The Virtual Spanner
Topic: Anyone using VR headset with success ?
Replies: 9
Views: 134

Re: Anyone using VR headset with success ?

I've got a Rift as well. I find it pretty good, but it does take a bit of getting used to. Needs a beefy pc too, especially with p3d. It's great for simple vfr type flying in a light aircraft or warbird, but complex aircraft can be awkward.
by DaveG
16 Dec 2018, 11:46
Forum: The Virtual Spanner
Topic: X-Plane 11 My Verdict
Replies: 314
Views: 9758

Re: X-Plane 11 My Verdict

For those of you using XP, you may be interested to know HiFi have now released their Active Sky weather engine for XP.
https://hifisimtech.com/asxp/
by DaveG
13 Dec 2018, 21:35
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: HB WhisperJet, 41 today
Replies: 6
Views: 52

Re: HB WhisperJet, 41 today

Happy birthday Nick. :cheers:
by DaveG
12 Dec 2018, 18:55
Forum: Developers Corner
Topic: WIP Seafire Mk47
Replies: 22
Views: 680

Re: WIP Seafire Mk47

Thanks Peter. :rock:
by DaveG
11 Dec 2018, 16:12
Forum: The Virtual Spanner
Topic: P3d v4.4 out now!!!
Replies: 19
Views: 600

Re: P3d v4.4 out now!!!

It will probably be like when bump mapping first appeared and every model had six inch high rivets and panels! :lol: The Hunter in the picture just used the same metallic map as the default F-16 on the fuselage and wings, everything else is still the old standard materials. To be done properly, the ...
by DaveG
09 Dec 2018, 22:16
Forum: The Virtual Spanner
Topic: P3d v4.4 out now!!!
Replies: 19
Views: 600

Re: P3d v4.4 out now!!!

Here's a composite shot of my Hunter while fiddling around with PBR textures. http://daveg.cbfsim.org/screens/PBR.jpg The left half of the shot has PBR materials applied, the right half is standard materials. This was only a quick application to get the feel of the new materials, and is in no way me...
by DaveG
09 Dec 2018, 21:01
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Hawker Hunter in P3dv4.4
Replies: 1
Views: 111

Hawker Hunter in P3dv4.4

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Quick mod of my Hunter testing the new PBR materials in v4.4
by DaveG
09 Dec 2018, 09:40
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: HB Bridon Bear who is 69 today
Replies: 11
Views: 65

Re: HB Bridon Bear who is 69 today

Happy birthday Brian. :cheers: