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by Tomb
07 Mar 2011, 10:14
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Victor Flight Sim
Replies: 15
Views: 1295

Re: Victor Flight Sim

Damm that was the second sim i spent any time on. i seem to recall originally thier was a rear cockpit section you could link too..wonder what happened to that. i do like the blase statement "easy to trouble shoot and fault find", yes if you know what your doing and i dont think that old technology ...
by Tomb
06 Mar 2011, 11:29
Forum: Crew Room
Topic: flying time
Replies: 1
Views: 642

flying time

damm i am looking forward to getting back in the virtual air again, been a long time.

its a bummer being off work ill and actually being ill LoL
by Tomb
01 Mar 2011, 10:08
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Nice Beaver (of the DH kind!)
Replies: 21
Views: 1442

Re: Nice Beaver (of the DH kind!)

having had a quick surf on the net, it looks like throttle on the left is unusual IE the one Tonks went for a ride in

different engine maybe ?

im curious now why the difference in throttle position...

damm them beavers is breeding
by Tomb
28 Feb 2011, 20:34
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Nice Beaver (of the DH kind!)
Replies: 21
Views: 1442

Re: Nice Beaver (of the DH kind!)

Dave, your right, throttle in the middle on my one. the beaver i flew was duel control, wondering if the one Tonks flew is, does not look like it perhaps thats why he missed out on a clutch ? perhaps that why the throttle is in the middle in my case and on the left in his. i am no beaver expert and ...
by Tomb
27 Feb 2011, 11:36
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Nice Beaver (of the DH kind!)
Replies: 21
Views: 1442

Re: Nice Beaver (of the DH kind!)

Just in case you were wondering why thier are 3 levers on the throttle box in the time before widespread use of GPS, the more astute will be able to guess where i am and what i am navigating by http://i359.photobucket.com/albums/oo31/Tombphotobucket/DH.jpg i was lucky, flew from taxi out to taxi in,...
by Tomb
02 Feb 2011, 21:36
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: SU-30MK...
Replies: 16
Views: 1526

Re: SU-30MK...

To bring the guns to bear the attacker MUST produce a higher rate of turn than the target to bring his aim ahead of the target to gain the necessary "Deflection". i think i would say "point inside the turn" is more accurate in the su-30 example for a shot you may not be out turning the bad guy but i...
by Tomb
31 Jul 2010, 23:16
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Nice Merlin
Replies: 10
Views: 781

Re: Nice Merlin

that might interest you

looks a lot like that NH90 paint job and is a Merlin

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Portu ... Merlin.jpg
by Tomb
31 Jul 2010, 23:12
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Double HB salutations.. Tomb and Tom Clayton 21.7.10
Replies: 6
Views: 639

Re: Double HB salutations.. Tomb and Tom Clayton 21.7.10

Just woken up??

bit more complicated than that but, pretty much

just getting back to a spot of flying on the VA again...been a while
by Tomb
31 Jul 2010, 22:39
Forum: CBFS Forum
Topic: HS Trident reversers...
Replies: 14
Views: 1012

Re: HS Trident reversers...

i think you can add Concorde to those that can

the PSS Concorde does it in FS9 too
by Tomb
30 Jul 2010, 16:18
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Double HB salutations.. Tomb and Tom Clayton 21.7.10
Replies: 6
Views: 639

Re: Double HB salutations.. Tomb and Tom Clayton 21.7.10

thanks ..getting to this birthday was more demanding than usual