[NO BUG] Hornets engine problems. - Page 3 - ED Forums
 


Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-24-2020, 09:53 PM   #21
Ziptie
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2017
Location: America
Posts: 1,178
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by wilbur81 View Post
Yesterday, on the Caucasus map in the latest 2.5.6 open beta, my hornet was smoking black like a chimney idling on the runway before takeoff AND at 16,000 feet in full after burner. This is not correct, I'm pretty sure.
2.5.6 has introduced this on aircraft. It even happens on the A10C, and only on the left engine. Probably just a "kink" with the new coding. I also hope that they will sort this out.


Cheers,

Don
__________________
i7 6700 @4ghz, 32GB HyperX Fury ddr4-2133 ram, GTX980, Oculus Rift CV1, 2x400 gig SSD drives (one soley for DCS OpenBeta standalone) Thrustmaster Warthog HOTAS

Airframes: A10C, F/A-18C, F-14B, FC3, Combined Arms. Terrains: Persian Gulf, Nevada NTTR
Ziptie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-25-2020, 02:19 AM   #22
Svsmokey
Veteran
 
Join Date: Dec 2017
Location: Dystrumpia
Posts: 3,040
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by USMC_Trev View Post
Purchased from the army for $1 as it was unfit for human habitation. The Corps overpaid.
How about a leisurely jog around Lake Bandini?
Or how bout 1st Tanks to the EAF?
Had its downsides for sure , but i liked it better tham MCRD , Pendleton , or New River .
__________________
9700k , Aorus Pro wifi , 1tb EVO 970 , EVGA 1070 FE , Seasonic Prime 850w Gold , Coolermaster H500m , Noctua NH-D15S , CH Hotas on Foxxmounts , CH pedals , RiftS

"Hold my beer"
Svsmokey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2020, 09:42 PM   #23
padonis
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2016
Posts: 381
Default

Today, we observed with my friends that when the Hornet begins to have black smoke, all Hornets in the mission begin to have black smoke at the same time and stop smoking in black at the same time.
padonis is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2020, 09:43 PM   #24
razo+r
Veteran
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 6,426
Default

The black smoke is obviously a bug. Don't need to be an SME to see that.
razo+r is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-2020, 11:03 PM   #25
SignorMagnifico
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Posts: 79
Default

+1 Also seeing thick black engine exhaust with the F-18 on the latest open beta patch. Exhaust continues to be visible even after completely shutting down the engines on the carrier/ground. Happens in all missions.
SignorMagnifico is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2020, 01:07 AM   #26
Harker
DCS Ground Crew
 
Harker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2014
Location: France
Posts: 2,335
Default

I hadn't noticed it until saw it on a mission. I don't know if the mission settings affect it (early morning, June 1, Caucasus). Definitely an issue. Just compare it to the smoke coming from the MiG-29.



Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Screen_200306_225806.png
Views:	182
Size:	1.25 MB
ID:	229956   Click image for larger version

Name:	Screen_200306_230824.png
Views:	179
Size:	1.49 MB
ID:	229957  
__________________
Z370 Aorus Gaming 7, i7-8700K, RTX2080Ti FTW3 Ultra, Corsair Vengeance 32GB DDR4, 960 Pro, 970 Evo Plus, WD Gold 6TB, Seasonic Prime Platinum|
F/A-18C, F-16C, JF-17, AV-8B, A-10C, M-2000C, F-14, BS2, UH-1H, P-51D, Sptifire, FC3
Harker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2020, 01:59 PM   #27
BIGNEWY
ED Community Manager
 
BIGNEWY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: UK
Posts: 21,802
Default

The issue with smoke being darker than before is reported.

Thanks
__________________
BIGNEWY
Community Manager Eagle Dynamics
Windows 10 Pro x64, NVIDIA MSI RTX 2080Ti VENTUS GP, Intel® i9-10900K 3.70GHz, 5.30GHz Turbo, Corsair Hydro Series H150i Pro, 32GB DDR @3000, ASUS ROG Strix Z490-F Gaming, TM Warthog, Jet provost rudder pedals, VIVE Cosmos

BIGNEWY 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 08:04 PM. vBulletin Skin by ForumMonkeys. Powered by vBulletin®.
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.