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Whats the best way to build a Canvas ND?

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Whats the best way to build a Canvas ND?

Postby Octal450 » Wed May 25, 2016 4:40 am

Hello
Won of my projects is the MD-11, and I think it really needs a MD-11 style Canvas ND.

What is the best way to go about building one?

How can I edit svg files? Inkscape?
Are svgs just images, or do they include animations?
How do I implement Richards MFD Framwork?

I noticed Artix's A330 ND has alot of files, probably since the entire display was rebuilt.

I have fairly decent OOP nasal knowledge

thx,
What I do: Flight Dynamics, Systems, Canvas Displays, Autoflight, FlyByWire, Cockpit Animations
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Re: Whats the best way to build a Canvas ND?

Postby Hooray » Sat May 28, 2016 2:56 pm

Please don't send support requests by PM, instead post your questions on the forum so that all users can contribute and benefit
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