Low Voltage Power Supply

Hey Guys! Today I’m going to modify a common personal pc’s power supply to provide 5V and 12V voltage for my simulator! Why does that make sense? Let me show you why: Did you ever count the number of power supplies you are using in your simulator? Nearly every component Read more…

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…

Activating the Autobrake-Panel

Hey Guys! Some time ago I cabled my Autobrake-Panel with my Arcaze and Arduino modules. Here’s what I’ve done. Starting point was the Autobrake-Panel I bought from JAA. It was delivered with Korrys, Switches and Buttons but did not consist about any backlight. So on the TODO-List there was the Read more…