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Aircraft pulling to left?

Postby jjguyer123 » Sun Oct 21, 2018 7:31 pm

Just downloaded this flight sim, and am using a attack 3 logitek joystick, and every time I accelerate it pulls hard left? this also happens once airborne?? please help!
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Re: Aircraft pulling to left?

Postby FlugHund » Sun Oct 21, 2018 7:35 pm

That's expected behaviour for prop airplanes: http://wiki.flightgear.org/Understandin ... d_P-Factor
If that happens with jet planes as well, report back, please.
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Re: Aircraft pulling to left?

Postby it0uchpods » Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:32 pm

Some planes have a unrealistic amount of P Factor. So some may be harder to compensate that others.

So, what plane you flying?

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Re: Aircraft pulling to left?

Postby dilbert » Tue Oct 23, 2018 12:02 pm

Appears your stick is 2 dimensional-no twist function for rudder. Using "insert" and "enter" on keyboard is awkward,
while operating the stick, so you probably need to select the auto-coordination function. If you haven't already done
so, select "settings" in the start menu. In the upper right hand corner beneath "search" click on "show more";
then move slider to enable auto-coordination. If buttons 7 and 8 operate brakes, you can tap them to stay aligned
with runway.
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