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by Vancouver
11 Oct 2020, 17:40
Forum: The Virtual Spanner
Topic: Joystick Query
Replies: 10
Views: 271

Re: Joystick Query

I use the x52 throttle with my sidewinder FF2 I do that too but with my VKB joystick which has the build quality of a Warthog but at a fraction of the cost. It is Russian of course which seems to put some folk off, but rest assured it is very robust, I think it was made from old T-52 tanks. OMG you...
by Vancouver
09 Oct 2020, 17:28
Forum: The Virtual Spanner
Topic: Joystick Query
Replies: 10
Views: 271

Re: Joystick Query

I have an X-52 which is almost identical and it is now approaching 16 years old still functioning very well.
by Vancouver
10 Sep 2020, 17:34
Forum: Payware Heads Up!!
Topic: X-Plane 11 and Vulkan... It's out!
Replies: 6
Views: 279

Re: X-Plane 11 and Vulkan... It's out!

Update....... that went well...... fired up ...... CRASH. no explanation. It's on minimum settings too. Tried twice. I no longer have the patience. Oh well back to FSX. :dunno:
by Vancouver
10 Sep 2020, 07:28
Forum: Payware Heads Up!!
Topic: X-Plane 11 and Vulkan... It's out!
Replies: 6
Views: 279

Re: X-Plane 11 and Vulkan... It's out!

I'll give it a go tx for the heads up, haven't used XP in forever..... pre Covid I reckon..... :S
by Vancouver
28 Aug 2020, 23:32
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: How Times Have Changed.
Replies: 8
Views: 242

Re: How Times Have Changed.

Sorry to be negative but ideas and thinking have changed dramatically over the years. Regards Nigel. Modern life tends to make us negative. There was a time that the news always ended with a fun story or an amusing animal report. Now with 24/7 wall to wall coverage I find it is all negative and get...
by Vancouver
03 Aug 2020, 17:39
Forum: CBFS Forum
Topic: Classic British wish-list for MSFS 2020
Replies: 17
Views: 1442

Re: Classic British wish-list for MSFS 2020

BAC 1-11, VC10, Comet. Perhaps it will inspire Mr. Maltby.... :poke: No?
by Vancouver
18 Jul 2020, 16:28
Forum: CBFS Forum
Topic: New computer!
Replies: 58
Views: 3358

Re: New computer!

That is a beast! I would go with Intel too, if only I could get the proposal passed the committee stage. Unfortunately the idea clashes with the new kitchen appliances proposal. Somehow that is the priority. :hide: :wall:
by Vancouver
17 Jul 2020, 19:01
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: It has Happened!!
Replies: 23
Views: 614

Re: It has Happened!!

Filonian wrote: 17 Jul 2020, 17:50 Absolutely disgraceful. What next?
Graham :rant:
Not a day goes by it seems without some ridiculous bolleaux being touted

https://globalnews.ca/news/7184152/cana ... an-gender/
by Vancouver
19 Jun 2020, 07:14
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Australia under attack
Replies: 1
Views: 152

Re: Australia under attack

all the big farms are Canadian. That is interesting I did not know this. Meanwhile here in Canada we are allowing the Chinese to drill for oil on our Atlantic coast, yet we are running down our own oil industry for debatable environmental interests of our ever to woke P.M. - you know the one with t...
by Vancouver
11 Jun 2020, 23:15
Forum: CBFS Forum
Topic: New YT Video on 1-11
Replies: 3
Views: 423

New YT Video on 1-11