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by MarkusPilot
Tue Aug 31, 2010 1:29 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: when will 737's be outdated?
Replies: 19
Views: 19314

fuel costs

well with fuel price going up and supply eventually decreasing I better adjust my airport car to run on bio-desiel http://www.instablogsimages.com/images/2008/04/17/800mph-supersonic-jet-2_7071.jpg better adjust the 737 for reduction in all up weight for decrease fuel burn http://www.navalaviationhi...
by MarkusPilot
Tue Aug 31, 2010 1:11 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: when will 737's be outdated?
Replies: 19
Views: 19314

the current 737 will be outdated based on the price of fuel and the price of the replacement. fuel going up but the replacement tooo expensive, keep existing model. replacement cheaper & fuel price going up, buy newbie to reduce fuel bill ducted. unducted fan, geared fan, etc new engine or new every...
by MarkusPilot
Tue Aug 24, 2010 12:16 am
Forum: FDS Customer Project Updates
Topic: Nat Crea-Surround Visuals Update II : Blended 200 FOV
Replies: 67
Views: 106937

hello Nat,

any problems with projectors & cooling.

they look very close to the ceiling and one another.
( ie lower projectors heating the topmost projector )

how far from projectors to screen ?

mark
by MarkusPilot
Fri Jun 18, 2010 10:07 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: interfaceIT fsuipc wideserver
Replies: 4
Views: 7068

thanks Jetcos; Diegov, OK, what Ive done... i) windows update failed, followed prompts = found my computer was in 2003 ? Doh. fixed that. ii) deleted and updated / re-installed fsuipc, wideserver, wide client. iii) when connecting FDS board & interface software I only get the "Loading FDS SYS3 " etc...
by MarkusPilot
Mon Jun 14, 2010 1:44 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: interfaceIT fsuipc wideserver
Replies: 4
Views: 7068

interfaceIT fsuipc wideserver

just started getting problems with the interfaceIT (SYS-1) board to run SA software Flight Sim is running with WideServer on computer one two clients are found by flight sim Sim Avionics is running the SA server on computer two wideclient is running SA Capt & Overhead running on computer three. wide...
by MarkusPilot
Sat Jun 12, 2010 11:10 pm
Forum: FDS Support
Topic: Pro-MX CDUs
Replies: 4
Views: 7207

3 promises in life

i) trust me, I'm from the Government & I'm here to help :o
ii) VNAV PTH will always work. :shock:
ii) the cheque is in the mail :lol:

no honestly the $$ is in the mail, well via paypal that is.

1 FMC-CDU on its ways to Oz ; - shortly :D
by MarkusPilot
Fri Nov 06, 2009 8:08 pm
Forum: FDS Support
Topic: From Basement to Boeing
Replies: 30
Views: 51768

Stealth Bomber

Some people go for the loud noise, high speed stuff. B52 type etc Promise lots, deliver little. Peter has been a Stealth Bomber. Slower, no noise, virtually unseen but deadly in delivery quality products. The IBL panels and FMC CDU have been some examples. Now we have the Flight Deck Trainers. Excel...
by MarkusPilot
Fri Sep 25, 2009 5:57 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Hiya guys...
Replies: 4
Views: 5228

Hi Nykus, we all know how long it takes to build stuff, Ive completed a house demolition and rebuild. Cockpit building went on hold for over 2 yrs :( Sorry for the lost equipment & time. I'm sure you'll get everything back in order. The only good thing about delays is the FDS seem to have something ...
by MarkusPilot
Sat Aug 29, 2009 5:40 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Conflicting yoke heights, your experience is wanted :)
Replies: 14
Views: 11391

height of the control column is an issue with the classic -300 / -400. or more correctly put, the position of the nav display is an issue. need to adjust seat height correctly as the top of the column cuts the bottom of the nav display, depending on how you adjust the seat etc. not a problem with th...
by MarkusPilot
Mon Aug 24, 2009 5:22 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Conflicting yoke heights, your experience is wanted :)
Replies: 14
Views: 11391

810mm from flight deck floor

:)

mark
by MarkusPilot
Tue Aug 18, 2009 4:26 am
Forum: FDS Support
Topic: B777 Product Line Launched With New FBPT
Replies: 16
Views: 22975

Looks great, but the 777 is such old technology. I waiting for the 787 :D waiting :) waiting :? its gonna fly any day now :o waiting :shock: delays :( more waiting :x structural problems :shock: :cry: :cry: :cry: guess the 777 looking much better Mark Great work FDS - bravo =D>
by MarkusPilot
Thu Jun 11, 2009 5:16 pm
Forum: FDS Support
Topic: A320 Window View
Replies: 4
Views: 7501

What about adding an aircraft streaming a contrail to the horizon, adds to realism. M i remember flying the sim and in the middle of the sim ex / licence renewal a UFO flew across the screen :shock: :shock: apparently the techs had been playing - experimenting with the visuals and forgot to remove t...
by MarkusPilot
Wed Jun 03, 2009 6:31 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: B747-400 w/ Electronic Flight Bag (EFB)
Replies: 3
Views: 5044

Hello Nat. I wont tell you that we are moving towards the Boeing Onboard Performance tool for takeoff and landing data ( this year ) Oh by the way I wont tell you that were getting the EFB ( 2010 onwards ) fitted to the 73 :shock: :lol: :lol: more buttons to play with, less paper Jeps hows that sim ...
by MarkusPilot
Wed Jun 03, 2009 6:25 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Fantastic (Rare) Shot - A320
Replies: 6
Views: 7931

B737 info for Dummies

Ive been re-writing my B737 measurements. Instead of the web-style Ive gone down the word doc and save as PDF file. ( around 50 pages at the moment ) Need a few more days to check the measurements. Ive also started another file similar to the measurements but instead of graphics I'll be using pictur...
by MarkusPilot
Thu Apr 16, 2009 5:53 pm
Forum: FDS Customer Project Updates
Topic: Nat Crea - Surround Visuals Update
Replies: 105
Views: 142813

Hello Gents, Geert, Ive used the Benq771 short throw. Pros, .. I am getting 190cm wide picture with only 150cm throw distance from the wall. Projectors will / are over the flightdeck - not across the room - thus no shadowing of picture from image hitting the top of the flightdeck. Cons, ... No optic...