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Re: IDG MD-11X Development

Postby it0uchpods » Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:51 pm

I FINALLY got the flaps/slats connected to hydraulics.... sorry it took so long, only recently was able to figure out how to do it properly. Kinematic in JSB do not allow!

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Re: IDG MD-11X Development

Postby it0uchpods » Fri Oct 19, 2018 11:44 pm

Some of you may have noticed AFS was overreacting, especially in altitude hold at high speeds, or low speeds. I have finally found the cause, and fixed it. AFS should be much more reliable now. Sorry for that.

In the next hour, I am also going to rework the LSAS and RCWS systems, as they also are overreacting (but not nearly as bad as AFS was).

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PS: I also fixed the autoland system, it no longer slams the nose down after main gear touchdown, lowers it gently, and now applies the correct rudder and aileron inputs.
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Re: IDG MD-11X Development

Postby it0uchpods » Tue Oct 23, 2018 11:32 pm

ALS lights now available thanks to legoboyvdlp!

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Re: IDG MD-11X Development

Postby it0uchpods » Wed Oct 31, 2018 4:42 pm

Now the ND controls work.

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Re: IDG MD-11X Development

Postby it0uchpods » Thu Nov 08, 2018 4:28 am

Got a report from a user that the MD-11 Autopilot was too lazy on roll with the slats retracted, but after extending them, it worked fine. Sorry...

This is because the aileron lockout device locks the outer ailerons when the slats retracted, reducing the roll moment that comes by yoke turning. To solve this, the AP now increases the roll axis gain when the aileron lockout device connects. Now it no longer is lazy :D

Also found more pitch issues when engaging AFS at high speed. Fixed.

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Re: IDG MD-11X Development

Postby Captain97 » Fri Nov 16, 2018 5:19 am

Hey, so the MD-10 has no cockpit. Every time you go to the Captain view, there is nothing there....

same with the other interior views, none of the flight deck panels are controls are visible.
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Re: IDG MD-11X Development

Postby V12 » Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:39 am

Did You renamed folder to IDG-MD-11X ? All letters must be in upper case.
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Re: IDG MD-11X Development

Postby legoboyvdlp » Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:46 am

The folder should be IDG-MD-10X.

The MD-11X must be installed as well as the MD-10X.
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Re: IDG MD-11X Development

Postby Captain97 » Fri Nov 16, 2018 7:49 pm

they both are installed, yes

what should the folder name be for the MD-11X?
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Re: IDG MD-11X Development

Postby it0uchpods » Fri Nov 16, 2018 7:57 pm

IDG-MD-11X for the MD-11
IDG-MD-10X for the MD-10

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Re: IDG MD-11X Development

Postby Captain97 » Sat Nov 17, 2018 8:20 pm

okay, thanks. I was able to fix it.
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Re: IDG MD-11X Development

Postby it0uchpods » Sun Nov 18, 2018 12:48 am

Great!

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