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Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-14-2018, 03:42 PM
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Posted By Ironhand
Unless you have it already calculated you set the...

Unless you have it already calculated you set the minimum landing speed that way...[/QUOTE]
Just noticed the above exchange...

A less exciting way is to maintain a 12° AoA on the way down....
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-14-2018, 02:30 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,547
Posted By Ironhand
Well...perhaps I'm wrong about whether or not...

Well...perhaps I'm wrong about whether or not braking has an effect on the tires. Drakonis, I hope you don't mind but I used your track--too lazy to make my own mission--and took control from the...
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-14-2018, 01:55 PM
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Posted By Ironhand
That's what I get for trying to do something,...

That's what I get for trying to do something, when I'm dead tired. In your case, I was watching someone else's track entirely (discovered whose by peeking in the Tacview folder to see what I had...
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-14-2018, 04:36 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,547
Posted By Ironhand
Sideslip, the track I downloaded isn't the track...

Sideslip, the track I downloaded isn't the track you describe. It's one of you rollinging down the runway without taking off until your tires start bursting at around 445 kph.

Draconus,...
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-13-2018, 11:15 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,547
Posted By Ironhand
This I have to see!! Can’t wait to get home...

This I have to see!!

Can’t wait to get home and download the track.
Forum: DCS World 2.5 08-13-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 514
Posted By Ironhand
Oh, IDK. Seems to work for me. AB engaged at 15...

Oh, IDK. Seems to work for me. AB engaged at 15 seconds into the flight.

Level Flight:

https://forums.eagle.ru/attachment.php?attachmentid=191984&stc=1&d=1534179270



20° Climb:
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-13-2018, 02:50 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,547
Posted By Ironhand
I might add that, when I find the time.

I might add that, when I find the time.
Forum: Su-27 for DCS World 08-13-2018, 02:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,959
Posted By Ironhand
You and me both. :) There's so much in it that...

You and me both. :) There's so much in it that I'd like to explore more fully.
Forum: Su-27 for DCS World 08-12-2018, 04:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,959
Posted By Ironhand
So... the training mission does have upper...

So... the training mission does have upper altitude winds set which will have an effect:

https://forums.eagle.ru/attachment.php?attachmentid=191921&stc=1&d=1534091161


When I flew the mission,...
Forum: Su-27 for DCS World 08-12-2018, 03:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,959
Posted By Ironhand
Hmmm...I've never flown it. I might give it a try...

Hmmm...I've never flown it. I might give it a try in the AM just to see what happens both CCIP and CCRP
Forum: Su-27 for DCS World 08-11-2018, 06:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,959
Posted By Ironhand
Hmmm...granted I haven't done much A2G in the...

Hmmm...granted I haven't done much A2G in the Su-27 lately but CCIP always seemed to be on target on relatively level ground and no wind. Wind effects, perhaps?
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-11-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,547
Posted By Ironhand
:) Naw... Never touched the stick after touchdown...

:) Naw... Never touched the stick after touchdown for just that reason. Trying to keep variables to a minimum.

Spent a few minutes using the same methodology with the Su-25T at Groom Lake. It was...
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-11-2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,547
Posted By Ironhand
:) In my early years my profession required me to...

:) In my early years my profession required me to be very aware of the validity of various studies and published results. It's something that's followed me through life.

No crosswinds. Weather is...
Forum: DCS: Flaming Cliffs 3 08-11-2018, 11:56 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,794
Posted By Ironhand
FWIW, any percentage, whether Pk or any other...

FWIW, any percentage, whether Pk or any other predictive measure, is meaningless unless you know the parameters under which it was determined.
Forum: Su-27 for DCS World 08-11-2018, 12:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,959
Posted By Ironhand
There is no indication as I recall—sorry but I’m...

There is no indication as I recall—sorry but I’m not near the sim to doublecheck—it’s simply not something I use. The sim’s version of the Flanker’s A2G functions are very simplistic.
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-10-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,547
Posted By Ironhand
OK. Some very preliminary data. This is based on...

OK. Some very preliminary data. This is based on a single sampling at a rough speed held during the rollout. And it's for the Su-27 rather than the Su-25T just because the -27's tires will fail...
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-10-2018, 12:16 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,547
Posted By Ironhand
True. If I have time tomorrow, I’ll do a better...

True. If I have time tomorrow, I’ll do a better controlled test.

I hadn’t really thought about it much before. Now I’m curious.
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-09-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,547
Posted By Ironhand
Accelerating all the way down the runway. In both...

Accelerating all the way down the runway. In both cases, they failed at roughly the same speed—one with and one without brakes applied. I took it as an indication that it had nothing to do with the...
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-09-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,547
Posted By Ironhand
Sideslip, What I did do after the landing,...

Sideslip,

What I did do after the landing, however, was to make two max weight takeoffs in my trusty Su-27–one with brakes engaged for the duration in full AB and one without. In both cases, the...
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-09-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,547
Posted By Ironhand
Not really seeing it in the Su-27 either. Hot day...

Not really seeing it in the Su-27 either. Hot day landing, heavy. About 360 kph down the chute but slowed to 310 kph at touchdown--I'm always conflicted about breaking this aircraft and couldn't talk...
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-09-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,547
Posted By Ironhand
You can't select the T-bird in the ME to create a...

You can't select the T-bird in the ME to create a mission for yourself? Have you considered a repair?

At any rate, coming in heavy (96% of max gross weight) and standing on the brakes with the...
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-08-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 373
Posted By Ironhand
Out of curiosity, is this just happening in: ...

Out of curiosity, is this just happening in:

1) MP?

2) on a particular map?

3) at a particular airbase or airport?
Forum: DCS: Yak-52 08-07-2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 965
Posted By Ironhand
:) Or like in another sim company’s J-3 Cub, you...

:) Or like in another sim company’s J-3 Cub, you could select whether the passenger is calm, nervous, fun loving with appropriate vocalizations—or silent. The latter often the best.
Forum: Su-25 for DCS World 08-07-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 373
Posted By Ironhand
:) Yes, but tell us what you really think.

:) Yes, but tell us what you really think.
Forum: DCS: Flaming Cliffs 3 08-06-2018, 11:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 471
Posted By Ironhand
:) Don’t look at me. Ask the guy down by its...

:) Don’t look at me. Ask the guy down by its tail...
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