In early 2016 a genuine throttle quadrant and pedestal from a retired ANA A320 aircraft arrived. Shortly after, panels for the pedestal, overhead, main instrument panel, and flight control surfaces was acquired. The following are notes on the build process to bring the genuine parts back to life, interfaced as a working flight simulator.
Lighting and Color
Panel Aircraft Replacement Bulbs
T-1 7152 5V 115mA 11-10980 (#7152 Miniature Bead Grain of Wheat Bulb 5v)
Available at Aircraft Spruce or Memotronics
** Overhead ADIRS and Fire panel operate at half the wattage (0.3 W) and require different bulbs.
MIP, Side console Paint Color
DULUX Weathershield (Low Sheen).
RAL 7001, Ultra Deep B 36.00, EE 21.00, G 14.00, M 100.00