Nothing else, just a question. - Page 2 - ED Forums
 


Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-18-2019, 08:06 AM   #11
swatstar98
Member
 
swatstar98's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Spain
Posts: 479
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by HawkEXO View Post
I thought the Huey did. I swear it chirped at me when I was overrunning the collective. I'm not that familiar with it though, or helicopters in general honestly.


If it's really that common for helos to not have an audible for such a flight critical failure, that blows my mind. It's pretty much death every time in the Gazelle. Remind me when I get a real life Gazelle to solder a $1 buzzer in series with that red light circuit.
If you force the Huey, the rotor RPMs go down, that's the "alarm" you are hearing.
__________________
"parts are falling off the french helicopter.. IT IS A MISSILE YOU IMBECILE" - Rober -
swatstar98 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2019, 04:34 PM   #12
ghost84
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Austria / LOAK
Posts: 52
Default

The huey chirps when the main rotor rpms go down below a certain value. In helicopters you have to monitor torque and temperatures regularly to avoid exceeding limits.
ghost84 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2019, 05:02 PM   #13
Jester986
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2017
Posts: 996
Default

Newer helicopters have them, older ones don't. I had an astar pilot checking out my cockpit the other day and he was blown away I didn't have a torque warning. You just know to keep an eye on your gauges. If I'm doing a lift I can bring the line tight, look at my gauge and pull to my max power and leave the collective right there. No over torques.
Jester986 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2019, 08:48 PM   #14
Robert31178
Senior Member
 
Robert31178's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2016
Location: Norfolk, VA
Posts: 1,505
Default

The Huey doesn't have a single audio alarm except low rotor rpm.

As for the rwr, uh, all of the other modules seemed to have solved their issues. It took less than a week for HB to solve their black wings problem, and ED was nice enough to even push a patch to resolve it for the community.

Hate to be the bad guy here, but it's been MONTHS since these issues showed up on Gazelle, and with how fast the other revs are correcting stuff that ED breaks it seems more like you guys are either overwhelmed or just don't care to resolve them. Furthermore, the module seems to be going backwards? Every few months a patch breaks something else on Gazelle it seems. First multiplayer, then camera, now sounds.

I can get behind Leon's request of a real answer for "when?".

~Rob
Robert31178 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2019, 08:49 PM   #15
Harlikwin
Veteran
 
Harlikwin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Location: Living rent free in your mind
Posts: 4,070
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by viper2097 View Post
Honestly, I was thinking about buying the Gazelle.
Glad that this thread now prevented me from doing it.
Too bad, seems to be an interesting Helicopter.
If you love the harrier, you'll love the Gaz
__________________
New hotness: I7 9700k 4.8ghz, 32gb ddr4, 2080ti, TM Warthog. TrackIR, HP Reverb (formermly CV1)
Old-N-busted: i7 4720HQ ~3.5GHZ, +32GB DDR3 + Nvidia GTX980m (4GB VRAM) TM Warthog. TrackIR, Rift CV1 (yes really).
Harlikwin is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:01 AM. vBulletin Skin by ForumMonkeys. Powered by vBulletin®.
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.