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Apr 08, 2012, 10:40 PM
da Perfesser
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Originally Posted by tymbrewolf
Look around post 1065 for some electric motor wav files. You just have to import the sound file in the jbug. You can "steal" any motor .wav file from any other model that you would happen to like as well.
Thanks but both the original and J-Bug(2) already have a "Slowfly.wav" file that the program uses for something (I renamed it "engine.wav" and the program crashed looking for Slowfly.wav). I added the engine.wav file from the Cessna and also added it renamed "J-Bug.wav" -- none of this has worked so far.

So, it looks like none of the following engine wave files work:
Slowfly.wav
J-Bug.wav
Engine.wav

Ideas?
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Apr 08, 2012, 10:59 PM
da Perfesser
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Originally Posted by tymbrewolf
you can also spend about $18 for a usb controlller that will mimic a cheap radio simulator

several places to buy them. Here is one:

http://www.nitroplanes.com/newrcte6chfl.html
Thank you so much!!! One is otw to me now. Thanks again
Apr 08, 2012, 11:06 PM
da Perfesser
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Originally Posted by numanair
You can add sound by copying it from another model and using the editor to choose it (actually, the aircraft editor should copy it for you).
Oh!!! Using the editor!!! Got it!! Working now. Thanks!!!
Apr 08, 2012, 11:25 PM
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Find the dart, when you are ready to build your first scratchbuild, it will fly alot like the sim.
Apr 08, 2012, 11:29 PM
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Yosef, the kolibri might fly like an ember as well or maybe the guff.
Apr 11, 2012, 07:11 PM
da Perfesser
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Yosef, the kolibri might fly like an ember as well or maybe the guff.
Mr TymbreWolf,

Thanks for the suggestions - I tried them both and I think I'll stick with the J-Bug to simulate the Ember 2. I need to crank up the wind though to get the real effect of trying to fly it...

-Yosef
Apr 12, 2012, 03:33 PM
3D Pilot
How do you program the models to fly in the sim? I can get a whole pile of models, but I don't know how to make them work in the sim.
Apr 12, 2012, 07:43 PM
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Yosef, you should build a j-bug. Just bits of foam.
Apr 12, 2012, 08:03 PM
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How do you program the models to fly in the sim? I can get a whole pile of models, but I don't know how to make them work in the sim.
There is a great guide to getting started making aircraft included with the sim (at least with the non BMI version). I think it's in the same folder as the editor.
Apr 13, 2012, 06:31 PM
3D Pilot
Where's the aircraft editor?
Apr 13, 2012, 08:23 PM
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This seems to have a broken link now - anyone has a correct link to download this?
Apr 13, 2012, 09:03 PM
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Where's the aircraft editor?
In the same folder RCDeskPilot is installed to. It's not included with the BMI sim.
Apr 16, 2012, 12:47 PM
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Originally Posted by numanair
In the same folder RCDeskPilot is installed to. It's not included with the BMI sim.
Thanks a lot, I will try to make a few planes.

I also need to know how to change my model files into the .x format. Can anybody help me here?
Last edited by Say96; Apr 16, 2012 at 01:10 PM.
Apr 16, 2012, 09:00 PM
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Thanks a lot, I will try to make a few planes.

I also need to know how to change my model files into the .x format. Can anybody help me here?
Use blender I think the .x exporter is disabled by default, so go file>user preferences>addons tab> search for .x and check the box to enable it. It has a steep learning curve, so if you need any help look around on the forums and feel free to PM me.
Apr 25, 2012, 05:36 PM
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USB Controller Problem


My RC Tech controller has a problem. I cannot get throttle (CH 3) to go to zero. Is there an easy fix or do I just buy another?
Thanks in advance,
Jim Deck


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