Weather Control Panel Pinout

Weather Control Panel Pinout

Weather Radar, Collins Type WCP-701 PN 622-5129-020 pinouts Connector J1 Power +28 VDC M/L (GND) Integral Backlight +5 VDC P/e On/Off V/G (pinouts are used for a voltage self test but can be substituted for joystick button functionality)Predictive Windshear Auto-On/Disable g ARINC429 (low speed) <h connect to ARINC429 board INPUT A <j connect to ARINC429 … Continue reading

Terrain and Weather Dimming Properties

Terrain and Weather Dimming Properties

Another neat feature with FMGS 47.0 is the inclusion of Terrain and Weather dimming functionality. The A320 Display Unit controllers has a ND dual pot — the outer (larger) switch controls the ND screen brightness. The inner (smaller) switch controls the weather or terrain brightness. Corrected – Outer knob controls the weather or terrain overlay, … Continue reading

Weather Radar Tutorial (Network)

Weather Radar Tutorial (Network)

If you are running FMGS over the network you will need to share the WXR folder in your Jeehell FMGS folder. FMGS will only write weather data information on the Visual Generator (VG) computerĀ (the PC running P3D or FSX). You will also require Active Sky Next or Active Sky 2016. In this setup the Flight … Continue reading

Jeehell FMGS teaser…

Jeehell FMGS teaser…

Jean Luc is always full of surprises. Here is a tease of the upcoming weather radar, a very long waited, and desired feature for the Airbus avionics suite Jeehell FMGS. It looks amazing. Active Sky Next or Active Sky 2016 will be required for functionality. This is indeed a very Merry Christmas!   Continue reading