Electrical Connectors

Electrical Connectors

I was fortunate to be able to recover the Airbus Avionics electrical connectors. They are usually thrown away for disposal after an aircraft teardown. In the previous Sim build connections were established using DuPont (Jumper) wiring. This was effective but not a long term solution because the connectors were not secure and had a tendency … Continue reading

Arduino Output Amplification Board

Arduino Output Amplification Board

Most korry switches on an Airbus cockpit panel run on incandescent bulbs. Each bulb is rated at 0.115 amps. An Airbus korry usually has 4 bulbs in total, with 1 bulb in each quadrant. The upper quadrants will require at least 0.23 amps to function. Unfortunately existing interface solutions are unable to supply the current … Continue reading