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Old 08-02-2020, 08:53 PM   #71
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And then what for those who can visually confirm the speed alterations etc?
Tell me (and be honest please): are you one of them? Did you fly in a prop-driven aircraft, sitting behind the prop, and did you see it with your own eyes, as you do in DCS?

If yes, you are part of a minority. Do you think a sim meant for the general public should visually represent propellers in a way that is realistic for most people, or for a minority?

Here's a fun fact: they color the tips of the blades so people can see the prop, ergo, unless they did so, the prop would be nearly invisible (as it is).
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Old 08-03-2020, 01:36 AM   #72
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Thanks for the track, and nice bomb drop


It is still possible to fly with a bent prop,

Here are some war time examples, all made it back to the base.

I will try to reproduce missing prop issues

thanks
I wonder how the FM would handle one blade coming off. It should pretty much rip the engine out of its mountings.
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Old 08-03-2020, 10:38 AM   #73
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Propeller improvements are reported, currently in review at the moment



Thank you
Can you confirm prop improvements will be for all aircraft or just the jug???
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Old 08-03-2020, 07:52 PM   #74
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Why has this thread merged with one about the prop when it's bent? Not at all relevant to the propellor visibility issue.
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