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Rudder trim indicator – its alive! 

Rudder trim indicator – its alive! 

The trim indictor is in the process of being  interfaced with Cockpit Concept ARINC429 boards and FMGS. Initial results are promising and I don’t anticipate any problems. Again I cannot emphasize how straight forward implementation is with these boards. I am currently waiting for more ARINC 429 boards from Concept Concept to complete the RMP and … Continue reading

FMGS Server destroyed…

FMGS Server destroyed…

The FMGS Server suffered a severe catastrophic failure and now is unable to boot. All FMGS A320 components were running on an overclocked Intel 2500k Quad Core 4.6 Ghz — this machine has been running in top form for over 5 years, so it was just a matter of time. With no working computer to … Continue reading

RMP Implementation Success!

RMP Implementation Success!

It took minimal time to wire up the the RMP to Cockpit Concept’s lowspeed ARINC 429 boards — only 2 wires were required. A software profile was already written to interface directly with Prepar3D. I can report the genuine panel fully works with Vatsim/IVAO. Unfortunately the success was short lived as I managed to accidentally … Continue reading

For Sale: Airbus ECAM Control Panel

For Sale: Airbus ECAM Control Panel

Genuine ECAM Control Panel (ECP) for sale at original purchased price. Backlight bulbs have been replaced and are fully functioning. Electrical connections are all intact (see back) and have not been stripped for easy connection to 5v and an I/O board of your choice.  Wiring schematics for each push buttons and bulb output will be … Continue reading

OEM B737 CDU Conversion (Simstacks)

Flaps2Approach has written about the genuine B737 CDU conversion process using Simstack. This is one way the Airbus MCDU could also potentially be converted; it does pose another challenge for Simulator Solutions as the screen size for an Airbus MCDU is slightly larger than a Boeing CDU. Our friend James in the UK is also … Continue reading

UPDNAV Available for Download

Dieter has published a very useful tool – UPDNAV. When you are running several workstation clients for the flight simulator it can become difficult to update all the individual navdata. UPDNav simplifies this process by automating the copying over to all clients. Translated (German) from the website: Anyone using the FMGS from Jeehell as system … Continue reading