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Old Sep 18, 2012, 02:52 PM
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I enjoy Fast Jets just fo rthe Thrill. But overall I like the planes I fly in the real world. Diamonds, Cessnas, Pipers, Beechcraft, etc. I like to fly flights where I have been also. From Florida to North Kentucky and back.

But I'll fly anything anywhere for fun.
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Old Sep 18, 2012, 03:19 PM
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I found my Carrier, but seems its lost its way DuUHHH
Old Sep 18, 2012, 03:20 PM
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Man this rain has to quit, I got to get outside , my butt hurts... LOL
Old Sep 18, 2012, 04:08 PM
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why am i here???????
so do you all run just a yoke or stick and use the keyboard to run the other functions or do you have all the add ons you can get for it like the switch boards and stuff like that? cause that stuff gets expensive fast. i would have over 1200 bucks with everything.
Old Sep 18, 2012, 04:23 PM
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so do you all run just a yoke or stick and use the keyboard to run the other functions or do you have all the add ons you can get for it like the switch boards and stuff like that? cause that stuff gets expensive fast. i would have over 1200 bucks with everything.
All I have is PC and Stick(Hotas), everything else is free or I don't have it
Old Sep 18, 2012, 04:57 PM
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I use an old Microsoft Force Feedback II that I have had for years. Everything else is Keyboard. It works and is paid for or free. I use real money to fly real airplanes.......or models.
Old Sep 18, 2012, 05:20 PM
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I managed a major computer overhaul last year, built FSX specific.......
Forgot all about upgrading the controller, still using a raider force feedback I found at habitat for humanz for $3!
But it works!
Mike.
Old Sep 18, 2012, 05:23 PM
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And it don't wear me out like running 'round flapping my arms making buzzing noises!
Old Sep 18, 2012, 05:25 PM
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And I prefer low & slow stuff unless i've had too much caffiene......
Then I need more gadgets to keep me occupied!
Old Sep 18, 2012, 05:58 PM
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Just had a reminder concerning internet connections...........
CHECK YOUR CABLES!!!!!
I got bumped off & diagnostics said it was my modem,
sure enough! When I pulled it loose and looked the center feed was near corroded!
A quick cleanup with scotchbrite & back together....TaDaa!
(A public service announcement.....your bill is in the mail.....you're welcome!
Mike.(Your humble knowitall just ask me!)
Old Sep 18, 2012, 06:50 PM
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why am i here???????
i plan on building a computer for running fsx at the best i can and i plan on getting a yoke and stick for flying. then slowly add the other little things to it over time but i need the computer first.
Old Sep 18, 2012, 09:06 PM
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Sounds like a plan there Traxxas13. What kind of monitor do you use? I have a 22 inch but I think soon I will switch out to a 32" HDTV. I used to have a yoke combo, but it started getting sticky and did not have good movement, so I canned it for the old Force Feedback usit I use now. Some day I may get the Seitek yoke and throttle set.
Old Sep 18, 2012, 09:25 PM
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Sounds like a plan there Traxxas13. What kind of monitor do you use? I have a 22 inch but I think soon I will switch out to a 32" HDTV. I used to have a yoke combo, but it started getting sticky and did not have good movement, so I canned it for the old Force Feedback usit I use now. Some day I may get the Seitek yoke and throttle set.
Cheeez Roger That sounds /looks like $$$$$. Say it ain't so
Old Sep 18, 2012, 09:26 PM
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I tried a session ,but noone saw it, going to watch the tube
Old Sep 19, 2012, 12:34 AM
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Sounds like a plan there Traxxas13. What kind of monitor do you use? I have a 22 inch but I think soon I will switch out to a 32" HDTV. I used to have a yoke combo, but it started getting sticky and did not have good movement, so I canned it for the old Force Feedback usit I use now. Some day I may get the Seitek yoke and throttle set.
i am using a 17in monitor for my puter for now gonna be going to a 32 soon.


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