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Author Topic: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build  (Read 16835 times)

Offline XOrionFE

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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #100 on: August 22, 2017, 08:32:58 AM »
Hi Scott,

great flightdeck, good job!  8)

How did you fix the cables in the cannon plugs? Or is the cable diameter fixing itself?

Cheers
Hans

Hello Hans,
I use the required Crimpers, pinning and de-pinning tools shown here.   You also need to buy pins which can be pricey.   I purchased all on ebay.

I am using 22 awg wire from Allspectrum Electronics (www.allspectrum.com). 

Scott



« Last Edit: August 22, 2017, 08:35:34 AM by XOrionFE »

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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #101 on: August 22, 2017, 12:46:57 PM »
Hello Scott,

ah, could not see them on the picture.
Thanks for info and shots.

Cheers
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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #102 on: August 25, 2017, 11:08:01 PM »
Made some progress....its breathing!

I hope to have up and running tomorrow!

Scott

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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #103 on: August 26, 2017, 07:15:11 AM »
That OEM gear looks absolutely beautiful. Wishing you all the best in your project.
Ed
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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #104 on: August 26, 2017, 03:51:14 PM »
Out of this world!! Amazing project :)
Even a blind squirrel finds a nut once in a while!

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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #105 on: August 26, 2017, 05:05:57 PM »
Amazing sim indeed!

Seeing an OEM Panel being brought back back to life is immensely satisfying! :)
« Last Edit: August 26, 2017, 05:06:50 PM by 737NGer »

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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #106 on: September 02, 2017, 10:24:27 PM »
Primary Engine gauges up and running!

https://youtu.be/wYPAZRyWO4o

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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #107 on: September 02, 2017, 11:44:57 PM »
Amazing work, Scott.

I just can't get over how far you've come with this.  I look forward to the next video

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Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #108 on: September 03, 2017, 02:25:41 PM »
Wow Scott. This is absolutely amazing. I just love how you interfaced the real guages.

Br,
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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #109 on: September 09, 2017, 10:15:17 PM »
Rob was over all day today and we worked diligently to build out my stepper to synchro interfaces which control many of the flight instrument.  ADI Pitch and roll complete along with HSI Compas card.   We also kicked off the beginning of fall season enjoying some Sam Adams Octoberfest beer while we wired and tested and tested and wired.   Did I mention that we did a lot of wiring?  Lol...


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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #110 on: September 10, 2017, 09:16:10 AM »
Good for you guys!
Keep on posting !

 :D


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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #111 on: September 11, 2017, 11:19:45 PM »
Ok, here it is...

Bleed Air panel - up and fully functional except for packs gauge (which will require some synchro work..)

Capt ADI - Pitch and Roll complete (FO will be cake as it jus copies signals)

Capt HSI - Compass Card running (again FO will basically "Y" off and use same signal.

Video Here

https://youtu.be/lP5thad7CgI

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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #112 on: September 12, 2017, 02:07:35 AM »
Ok, here it is...

Bleed Air panel - up and fully functional except for packs gauge (which will require some synchro work..)

Capt ADI - Pitch and Roll complete (FO will be cake as it jus copies signals)

Capt HSI - Compass Card running (again FO will basically "Y" off and use same signal.

Video Here

https://youtu.be/lP5thad7CgI

Yes I have a bleed air gauge as well. I need to do some sychro work myself. I will be watching!

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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #113 on: September 12, 2017, 06:58:15 AM »
Hi Scott (and Rob...  :) ),

Four words on your simulator:
Wow!
Amazing!
Thank You!

Seeing what you guys have accomplished with your ADI and HSI inspired me to bump my ERJ135 stand-by instruments up a couple of spots on my list of things to get done! Fair warning: may (WILL!) have to pick your brains on how to do them!

Thanks for sharing, and congrats on such unbelievable progress!

Marco







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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #114 on: September 12, 2017, 06:24:12 PM »
Real 737 Instruments and Samuel Adam's...Heaven  :love
« Last Edit: September 12, 2017, 09:15:52 PM by Nat Crea »

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Re: Scott (and Rob's...) Chicago 737-300 Build
« Reply #115 on: September 12, 2017, 08:36:15 PM »
Real and instruments and Samuel Adam's...Heaven  :love

All its missing is a beautiful Natvis display setup  :(

 

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