Airbus Pedestal Complete

Airbus Pedestal Complete

It has taken several years to source all the parts for the pedestal; it is now finally complete. Most avionics and flight surface controls on the pedestal can be interfaced to the system software either with ARINC 429 boards or joystick boards. At this time one OEM Thales MCDU has been sent to Simulator Solutions … Continue reading

Simulator Solution Simstack: Jeehell FMGS Support

Simulator Solution Simstack: Jeehell FMGS Support

Simulator Solution‘s SimStack can now interface with Jeehell FMGS using FMGS FSUIPC offset. Genuine aircraft components from Boeing and Airbus have different voltage and current requirements to drive their korry switches. SimStacks has a dizzying amount of options: SimStack Foundation Board Features Arduino Pro Mini compatible processor and Ethernet hardware 16 digital inputs 6 analogue … Continue reading

OEM B737 CDU Conversion (Simstacks)

Flaps2Approach has written about the genuine B737 CDU conversion process using Simstack. This is one way the Airbus MCDU could also potentially be converted; it does pose another challenge for Simulator Solutions as the screen size for an Airbus MCDU is slightly larger than a Boeing CDU. Our friend James in the UK is also … Continue reading

Airbus Interfacing

Airbus Interfacing

Interfacing an Airbus with a Flight Simulator requires some technical skill. Korry switches and push buttons can simply be interfaced to an I/O board, many which exist in the market. Most boards on the market today are only compatible with LEDs – the challenge is finding an I/O solution which can drive the current requirement … Continue reading

Simulator Solution News

Simulator Solution News

Lots of stuff happening with Simulator Solution  — over the weekend — SimSwitch released for Prosim737 and Prepar3D/FSX via FSUIPC  Their Simstack ARINC429 board has now been released. Their online store has now opened. Airbus functionality (Jeehell FMGS or ProsimA320) native functionality will be coming early next year. In the meantime FSX/P3D simulator functions can … Continue reading