Throttle and Pedestal-Work

Hi Guys! Today it’s time to report about the progress my Pedestal recently made! I started with reworking the Throttle. As you know, I’m using the common Saitek Pro Flight Throttle Quadrant with some modifications. If consists of Thrust Levers made from MDB which can be mounted on top of Read more…

A cheap MCDU!

Hey Homecockpit-Builders and Aviation-Fans! Surely you already got in touch with the MCDU, the “Multipurpose Control and Display Unit” of the Airbus A320! This component is pretty complex to rebuild on your own and therefore not really cheap to buy. A new one, from Skalarki Electronics for example, comes to Read more…

My Homecockpit by January, 2019

Current Status

Hi Guys! Some time past since my last update – for good reasons. It’s been quite unclear, if I could continue with my project. I had to rethink the whole thing and came to the point, that I have to reduce my demands on realism, to create progress and to Read more…

PDF/ND Lighting Panel in my home cockpit flight simulator

PFD/ND Lighting Panels

One point fewer on the todo-list of the MIP! The first challenge was to equip my JAA Panels with suitable potentiometers and buttons. Fortunately I could get a pair of older A320-type Opencockpits-Panels via the flightx.net community. Thanks a lot to Florian at this point! Equipping the Panels So I Read more…