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Old Feb 14, 2013, 06:38 AM
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Not that real if there planes don't have brakes or reverse thrust for landings.
Not that real if there planes don't have attitude indicators.
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Old Feb 14, 2013, 08:20 AM
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How many model planes have any of those features ?

I've seen one or two with brakes but that's about it.

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Old Feb 14, 2013, 10:19 PM
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Attitude indicator? Really? There is a variometer, if that's what it's called. I don't see many people using stuff like that at the real field. But if brakes and reverse thrust is what you want, edit the planes. It is possible to do in Real Flight, but why do it?
Old Feb 15, 2013, 11:23 AM
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My guess he doesn't understand that this is an RC simulator and not a fullsize flight simulator. And just for the record there are several planes in RealFlight which have brakes. Usually jets.
Old Feb 15, 2013, 04:23 PM
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You know what my problem is? I don't understand that this is an RC simulator and not a full size simulator like we had in the Navy.
Old Feb 16, 2013, 09:43 AM
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You know what my problem is? I don't understand that this is an RC simulator and not a full size simulator like we had in the Navy.
You said it. The only thing I can think of in RF that has reverse thrust is one of those wonky planes with the pitch adjusting prop, I forget what it's called. Seriously though can you point out one real RC model that has reverse thrust for landing?
Old Feb 16, 2013, 01:57 PM
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The wind caused that!!
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i guess this might fit the bill. pretty awesome if you ask me.

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Old Feb 16, 2013, 07:17 PM
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There you go. AWSOME reverse thrust.
Old Feb 19, 2013, 07:31 PM
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Not that real if there planes don't have brakes or reverse thrust for landings.
RealFlight does support such things.

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Not that real if there planes don't have attitude indicators.
Most real planes don't have those, either, but it would be useful!

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