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Forum: Chit-Chat 10-12-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By Ramsay
The speed on the left is IAS (Indicated Air...

The speed on the left is IAS (Indicated Air Speed) not True Air Speed.

In your example the forces on the aircraft are equivalent to 600 knots at SL, even though the aircraft is likely at higher...
Forum: DCS: L-39 Albatros 10-12-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By Ramsay
Often liveries are assigned to a particular...

Often liveries are assigned to a particular country (or set of countries), it's possible you're flying a different country to the livery you wish to use.

By editing the "description.lua" for the...
Forum: DCS: F-16C Viper 10-11-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,310
Posted By Ramsay
ATM the F-16C CBU-97 has a HOF of 500ft, when...

ATM the F-16C CBU-97 has a HOF of 500ft, when dropped at speed from 2000ft or less, the BLU-108 submunitions have time to open and deploy.
...
Forum: DCS: F-16C Viper 10-10-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 668
Posted By Ramsay
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: DCS: F/A-18C Hornet 10-09-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 953
Posted By Ramsay
Previous posts have covered the procedure,...

Previous posts have covered the procedure, controls, etc.

The main difference to 'simpler' regular/FC3 IFF is that the ROE (rules of engagement) are hard baked into the Hornet's IFF and require 2...
Forum: DCS: F-16C Viper 10-08-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 514
Posted By Ramsay
This is untested but you should be able to use...

This is untested but you should be able to use something like 0.10 NM/lb, so

7116 lb internal = ~600 NM + 1000 lb reserve
2516 lb external = ~250 NM per 370 gallon tank

You'll need to allow...
Forum: DCS: F/A-18C Hornet 10-08-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,213
Posted By Ramsay
The F-16C isn't ready for general use as it's...

The F-16C isn't ready for general use as it's missing way to many features, it's suitable for DCS fans who already have most of the modules (so have a fallback aircraft) or F-16C enthusiasts who want...
Forum: DCS: F/A-18C Hornet 10-08-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 673
Posted By Ramsay
You'll likely need to set your radar to •...

You'll likely need to set your radar to

• range = 40NM or 80NM
• sweep = 40° (+/-20°), 60° (+/-30°) or 80°(+/-40°)
• bars = 4 or 6

Your changes for each type of missile can be saved by...
Forum: AV-8B N/A 10-07-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 175
Posted By Ramsay
When that happens, I usually find I still have a...

When that happens, I usually find I still have a designated target and I need to go back to the DMT or whatever sensor and undesignate using the NWS button.

Returning to the EHSD TACAN/waypoint...
Forum: Bug Reports 10-07-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 325
Posted By Ramsay
Here is a F-16 TWS AIM-120 shot, unfortunately...

Here is a F-16 TWS AIM-120 shot, unfortunately the HUD footage is pretty bad but you can see the Radar screen contacts have 'jitter' as the predicted position is updated,
...
Forum: Bug Reports 10-07-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 325
Posted By Ramsay
DCS F-16C https://youtu.be/tHWc4og0DmI?t=58 ...

DCS F-16C https://youtu.be/tHWc4og0DmI?t=58

AFAIK the DCS F-16C TWS behaviour you say is correct, is in fact incorrect.

• For a non-maneuvering target the F-16C HUD target box motion should be...
Forum: Bug Reports 10-07-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 325
Posted By Ramsay
No it won't, AFAIK most TWS radars will...

No it won't, AFAIK most TWS radars will interpolate the contacts position between sweeps as the track file contains - position in 3d space, speed, direction of travel and altitude of the target.
...
Forum: SA-342M Gazelle 10-05-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,068
Posted By Ramsay
While I understand your sentiment, the post you...

While I understand your sentiment, the post you react to is an couple of weeks old and I hope we've moved on from insults and back to the subject of this thread.

I'm pleased to say Polychop...
Forum: Verified Bugs 10-05-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 28,941
Posted By Ramsay
The rule in question is 1.16 The rule...

The rule in question is 1.16



The rule is broad ranging and technically covers any aircraft info after 1980,

• Manufacture's publicity/sales literature seems allowed
• Scientific research...
Forum: AV-8B N/A 10-04-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,513
Posted By Ramsay
AFAIK, Nothing other than lack of info as the Tac...

AFAIK, Nothing other than lack of info as the Tac Manuals available on the internet pre-date JDAM use.


...
Forum: Deka Ironwork Simulations 10-04-2019, 07:36 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,897
Posted By Ramsay
Don't forget the FC-1 cockpit, radar, etc. likely...

Don't forget the FC-1 cockpit, radar, etc. likely uses simplified Chinese: 汉字 or traditional Chinese: 漢字 characters to go with it's metric instruments.
Forum: DCS: F-5E Tiger II 10-03-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 954
Posted By Ramsay
They are labelled that way because they feed the...

They are labelled that way because they feed the left and right engines.

Physically they are forward (pipes feed the left engine) and aft (pipes feed the right engine) of each other and a fuel...
Forum: DCS: A-10C Warthog 10-03-2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,034
Posted By Ramsay
Interesting. For info.that's in agreement a...

Interesting.

For info.that's in agreement a Weapons Matrix for the AV-8B that gives a tank PK of 50-75% for a GBU-38 with the best impact angle and fusing (top preference with a PK of 75-100% was...
Forum: DCS: F-16C Viper 10-01-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 291
Views: 37,853
Posted By Ramsay
The main issue for me is that the active runway /...

The main issue for me is that the active runway / ILS is pretty much broken in 2.5 Caucasus with a 1-6 knot headwind (or tailwind), so adding realistic crosswinds, etc. using METAR reports, often...
Forum: AV-8B N/A 10-01-2019, 12:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 193
Posted By Ramsay
Constantly Computed Impact Point (CCIP) uses the...

Constantly Computed Impact Point (CCIP) uses the aircrafts attitude, altitude, height, speed, etc. to calculate where the gun shells/rockets will land.

Depressed Sight Line (DSL) modes use a...
Forum: Deka Ironwork Simulations 09-30-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,864
Posted By Ramsay
JF-17 Realistic IFF Feedback

I don't play MP but like the way the Hornet and Mirage won't give friendly IFF ID's unless IFF is turned on and the interrogate button (perhaps auto in the Hornet) is used.

So I'd like to see the...
Forum: DCS: F-16C Viper 09-30-2019, 02:01 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,358
Posted By Ramsay
With the introduction of GPS earlier blocks...

With the introduction of GPS earlier blocks (25,30/32) were upgraded with EGI (a rack upgrade and new LRU) that incorporated INS and GPS in a single unit.
...
Forum: DCS: A-10C Warthog 09-29-2019, 11:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,034
Posted By Ramsay
No problems here when dropping 2/3rd to 1/3rd...

No problems here when dropping 2/3rd to 1/3rd between the min/max range index.

It's possible the flight profile of the GBU-38 has changed a little with the weapon updates for the F/A-18C, etc. so...
Forum: DCS: F-14A & B 09-29-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By Ramsay
The map modules are nice to haves, rather than...

The map modules are nice to haves, rather than required - unless there is a particular mission, campaign or server you wish to fly.

The Persian Gulf is nice but there are more Red Flag...
Forum: Deka Ironwork Simulations 09-29-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,897
Posted By Ramsay
Nigeria uses km/h for their road signs but AFAIK...

Nigeria uses km/h for their road signs but AFAIK use feet & knots for aviation.

Airport diagrams use feet as their primary unit i.e. large type font and tower heights, with meters listed in a...
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