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by Vc Ten
20 Jan 2012, 17:28
Forum: Crew Room
Topic: G-AZSU
Replies: 13
Views: 1147

Re: G-AZSU

The 748 behaves on tarmac the same as the native fs aircraft do on grass. That is it bogs down as soon as power is reduced. I would hazard a guess there is some settings in config file that determines on how it rolls depending on the terrain surface. I try to avoid taxying, usually appearing at the ...
by Vc Ten
19 Jan 2012, 23:13
Forum: Crew Room
Topic: G-AZSU
Replies: 13
Views: 1147

Re: G-AZSU

Hi Michael Good that you are enjoying the 748, she flies well dosnt she. and no problems with overspeed below 10000ft!! :) I have difficulty on taxying though, she needs umphs of power to get moving then throttle back and brake to stop her exeeding 25 knts There are other issues with fsx but no big ...
by Vc Ten
30 Dec 2011, 00:56
Forum: CBFS Forum
Topic: Navigation in UK/Europe
Replies: 12
Views: 1284

Re: Navigation in UK/Europe

I know exactly what you mean. I tend to use a sort of dead reconing when changing heading some way out from a radial Hopefully picking a new vor before any drift becomes significant ( I hate it when atc trys to push you back on course) If vors are very sparse I resort to tracking the flight path wit...
by Vc Ten
26 Dec 2011, 21:44
Forum: CBFS Forum
Topic: Couple of problems with Trident in FSX
Replies: 39
Views: 1884

Re: Couple of problems with Trident in FSX

My one and only flight on a ba Trident was from Trieste to, I think heathrow then shuttle to Manchester. Second thoughts, could have been direct to Man as I cant remember the following flight. Fairly sure though the date was Sat 15th December 1979!! Should have flown out of Venice, but airport was f...
by Vc Ten
23 Dec 2011, 23:52
Forum: CBFS Forum
Topic: Couple of problems with Trident in FSX
Replies: 39
Views: 1884

Re: Couple of problems with Trident in FSX

Ive not flown the trident for a while but I cant think if there is a master switch for the autopilot. So if its in a default off condition theres no way to switch it on.Try a loading a default aircraft first and switch the autopilot on If it works ok, leave it on and change aircraft to the trident I...
by Vc Ten
16 Dec 2011, 18:28
Forum: The Virtual Spanner
Topic: VC Pan Speed in FSX
Replies: 6
Views: 704

Re: VC Pan Speed in FSX

Hi Rob I'm watching this one as I'd like to do the opposite and I'd like it a bit more incremental as its sometimes a pain to bet it to stop back, on front field of veiw after panning left or right
Dale
by Vc Ten
09 Nov 2011, 15:47
Forum: Crew Room
Topic: Hybrid measurements in FSX
Replies: 3
Views: 652

Re: Hybrid measurements in FSX

Thanks for reply Chris Will stick to using Metric for fuel loading but will swap over to US measurement to print out the nav log ( then swap back to Hybrid before loading the flight ) Not sure if anyone is using anything other than the inbuilt Nav log, which was the main reason for posting I like th...
by Vc Ten
08 Nov 2011, 16:38
Forum: Crew Room
Topic: Hybrid measurements in FSX
Replies: 3
Views: 652

Hybrid measurements in FSX

Hi there, Trying to get my sim set up before my first training flight :) To get the fuel to display as Kg in the sim I have set the measurements options in settings to Hybrid This seems fine and the fuel now displays in Kg something I, and the client will understand better The aircraft heights are i...
by Vc Ten
07 Nov 2011, 15:39
Forum: Recruiting and Rules
Topic: New Recruits please post details here
Replies: 751
Views: 114489

Re: New Recruits please post details here

Name : Dale Moore
Age :59
Occupation : Self employed Engineer
Location: Hope, Flintshire, North Wales
Hobbies : R/c Flying, Photography, Classic cars and Flight simming :)
Cheers
Dale
by Vc Ten
06 Nov 2011, 00:12
Forum: CBFS Forum
Topic: Install DM's Aircraft in FSX
Replies: 130
Views: 46594

Re: Install DM's Aircraft in FSX

Have you copied a thumbnail image of the plane into each of the aircraft texture folders (needs to be called thumbnail)
Dale