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Forum: Western Europe 1944-1945 03-17-2020, 10:54 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 71,082
Posted By Bozon
Probably so. From experience in other games,...

Probably so. From experience in other games, differential throttles are useful only in rare cases - extreme stall maneuvers with power on, and when the rudder is damaged. For takeoffs my guess is...
Forum: Western Europe 1944-1945 03-16-2020, 08:00 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 71,082
Posted By Bozon
Twin engines can use differential throttling to...

Twin engines can use differential throttling to control yaw. The yaw tendencies on takeoffs were a problem only to inexperienced pilots and those who transitioned from single engines and were not...
Forum: DCS Wishlist 03-16-2020, 07:53 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,754
Posted By Bozon
WWI planes are difficult to simulate because too...

WWI planes are difficult to simulate because too much relies on “seat of your pants” feeling rather than instruments. DCS is good for simulating instruments. Sure it can probably model a WWI plane as...
Forum: Western Europe 1944-1945 03-15-2020, 08:38 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 71,082
Posted By Bozon
Also the Kermit Weeks tour of his mosquito (not...

Also the Kermit Weeks tour of his mosquito (not in flying condition at all).
Looks like a vagabond used to sleep in it or something. It is a mess...

https://youtu.be/yd2M21nlw0w
...
Forum: Western Europe 1944-1945 03-12-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 71,082
Posted By Bozon
Stick forces were indeed an issue in the Mossie...

Stick forces were indeed an issue in the Mossie at high speeds and high G. At low speeds they were very gentle and pleasant by all accounts. The mosquito has a mass attached to the end of a lever...
Forum: Western Europe 1944-1945 03-12-2020, 11:42 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 71,082
Posted By Bozon
You don’t want to fight the lufwaffe at high...

You don’t want to fight the lufwaffe at high altitudes.

FB.VI has Merlin25s which were optimized for low altitudes and lose power at higher altitudes. Therefore it is quite fast on the deck (350+...
Forum: Western Europe 1944-1945 03-11-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 71,082
Posted By Bozon
Feathering the props. They are so big and...

Feathering the props.

They are so big and red that you just have to... no!... can’t resist!.... :no_sad:

About that...
Here is KA114 test pilot Keith Skilling talking about flying the mossie...
Forum: Military and Aviation 03-10-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,097
Posted By Bozon
My expectations from Hollywood are so low these...

My expectations from Hollywood are so low these days that they can’t possibly disappoint...
And yet they manage to. :doh:

I am totally expecting an all female reboot of Top-Gun.
Forum: DCS Wishlist 03-09-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,126
Posted By Bozon
You can have your trainers, but I still want A-4E...

You can have your trainers, but I still want A-4E hunchback, dumb bombs, rockets, crappy sidewiders, and all that jazz. I actually prefer that over any other jet currently in DCS.
Forum: Western Europe 1944-1945 03-08-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 71,082
Posted By Bozon
I am here in DCS waiting for the Mossie. Picked...

I am here in DCS waiting for the Mossie. Picked up the Mig21 in the mean time and will get the Jug when it comes - it’s gonna be a long wait and I only have 10 fingernails to chew on (no, I can’t...
Forum: RAZBAM 03-05-2020, 02:38 PM
Replies: 980
Views: 176,774
Posted By Bozon
Mirage-IIIc This. Stop everything that...

Mirage-IIIc

This.
Stop everything that you are doing and get cracking on this project!
Forum: DCS Wishlist 03-04-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,126
Posted By Bozon
That is pretty obvious. Yet! This is the wish...

That is pretty obvious. Yet! This is the wish forum and you don’t waste a wish on something that is likely to happen anyway.:smilewink:
Forum: Military and Aviation 03-03-2020, 03:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,842
Posted By Bozon
There is no problem to produce an airframe than...

There is no problem to produce an airframe than can pull 20G. Current airframes cannot because there was no need for it. Had they been designed to withstand 20G but then limited to 9G because of the...
Forum: DCS Wishlist 03-03-2020, 11:39 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,126
Posted By Bozon
The A-4E community mod is excellent. I will pay...

The A-4E community mod is excellent. I will pay (buy it) if it was officially included in DCS.
Its mod status prevent certain things from working (example: the radios) and servers don’t include it...
Forum: Wishlist 03-03-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 14,241
Posted By Bozon
They did have a turbo in it, but then were told...

They did have a turbo in it, but then were told to remove it...
Anyway, there was a lot more wrong with this plane besides its inability to fight at 10+ kft. I do appreciate Bell’s balls (excuse the...
Forum: Chit-Chat 03-03-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 44,852
Posted By Bozon
That is one of the ugliest looking things in all...

That is one of the ugliest looking things in all of aviation history. :shocking: :puke:
It is a good thing they put it out of its misery while it was still small.
Forum: Military and Aviation 03-03-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,842
Posted By Bozon
Most of you are thinking about replacing the...

Most of you are thinking about replacing the pilot with AI. This is not how such a vehicle will look like. It will be designed from the ground up without a pilot, and to operate in a whole eco system...
Forum: Military and Aviation 03-01-2020, 02:39 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,842
Posted By Bozon
There is a difference between autonomous and...

There is a difference between autonomous and unmanned. Unmanned is a misleading term because there usually a man in the loop. The detailed operation of the vehicle is done by the vehicle (navigation,...
Forum: Chit-Chat 02-27-2020, 06:59 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 44,852
Posted By Bozon
QFT Preach on brother :thumbup:

QFT

Preach on brother :thumbup:
Forum: Military and Aviation 02-26-2020, 08:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,588
Posted By Bozon
Very cool images. For some reason the A7 is...

Very cool images. For some reason the A7 is better looking than the F-8. Maybe the relatively shorter fuselage has proportions that are better pleasing to the eye.

What does this mean? 39 camels...
Forum: Military and Aviation 02-23-2020, 12:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,118
Posted By Bozon
If you live in Texas it may work. Texas is long...

If you live in Texas it may work. Texas is long enough so the Mirage does not overrun it into the next state on the landing.
Forum: RAZBAM 02-23-2020, 12:21 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 12,206
Posted By Bozon
It is worse than that - radar return signal goes...

It is worse than that - radar return signal goes like 1 over the distance to the power of 4...
(Inverse square to the target multiplied by inverse square of the way back).
Trying to burn through...
Forum: Wishlist 02-20-2020, 07:36 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 14,241
Posted By Bozon
1. Mosquito FB.VI (it’s coming!) 2. Mosquito...

1. Mosquito FB.VI (it’s coming!)
2. Mosquito FB.XVIII “tse-tse” (the one with the 57mm Molins BFG lobbing 6 pound shells YIPPEE!)
3. Mosquito NF.XXX

After my mosquito fetish is satisfied I’d...
Forum: DCS Mods 02-19-2020, 09:49 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 26,628
Posted By Bozon
F-20 would have been a wonderful plane. I...

F-20 would have been a wonderful plane.

I often wondered what would have happened had Israel accepted the F-20 instead of F-16D after the US forced it to shut down the IAI Lavi program. Politics...
Forum: Wishlist 02-19-2020, 09:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 348
Posted By Bozon
I will buy a Beau! Make it TF.X variant...

I will buy a Beau!
Make it TF.X variant please...

+1 :thumbup:
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