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Author Topic: Wanted: F-18 parts  (Read 703 times)

Offline Chain

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Wanted: F-18 parts
« on: February 15, 2017, 06:01:01 AM »
PM me if you have extra replica/homemade F-18 simulator parts lying around ;D
« Last Edit: February 15, 2017, 08:37:08 AM by Chain »

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Re: Wanted: F-18 parts
« Reply #1 on: February 15, 2017, 06:41:25 AM »
Have you seen Jim's thread?  Good place to start :)

http://www.cockpitbuilders.com/community/index.php?topic=6325

Offline Chain

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Re: Wanted: F-18 parts
« Reply #2 on: February 15, 2017, 06:44:42 AM »
Hi there,

I saw his thread but he will only sell the whole pit. It would be too expensive to ship :(

Thanks for the link though.

Offline bernard S

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Re: Wanted: F-18 parts
« Reply #3 on: February 15, 2017, 06:53:49 AM »
wow ..you want to buy f18 parts out of US   ... just about everything real is restricted..yiu better off fabricating what you need

Offline Chain

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Re: Wanted: F-18 parts
« Reply #4 on: February 15, 2017, 07:00:58 AM »
Yes I only want to buy reproduction or "simulator" parts. Not real aircraft parts unless they are unrestricted. Perhaps I didn't make that clear in the first post. There are some nice fabricated parts (if that is the correct word) circling around since there are quite a few F-18 simpit builders around. There has also been two online shops that sell homemade Hornet parts. Some people have decided not to continue with their projects and there are parts but they are a bit rare.

I wonder if Jim's pit has replica parts or real parts. Well it doesn't matter since I don't have money to buy one.

I'll have to keep making my own parts :)
« Last Edit: February 15, 2017, 08:38:04 AM by Chain »

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Re: Wanted: F-18 parts
« Reply #5 on: February 15, 2017, 09:46:41 AM »
Hi Chain

If you have dimensions of the panels you want ,i can make it for you.
If there is not a problem for you i leave un France.....

Franck
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Re: Wanted: F-18 parts
« Reply #6 on: February 15, 2017, 10:02:42 AM »
Jim's pit is all real ..but to ship it out to your as a single unit with not happen.. unless hell freezes over.. however that being said atb11k it's a bargain    just for stick and throttle plus rudder pedals they are not restricted 😆.... same with seat as its not a NACES . you could just buy the switches as well etc less thexpensive panels
« Last Edit: February 15, 2017, 10:05:32 AM by bernard S »

Offline Chain

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Re: Wanted: F-18 parts
« Reply #7 on: February 15, 2017, 02:08:15 PM »
Fcoq: Nice! Do you have sample images of the panels you have made? How are the panels illuminated?

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Re: Wanted: F-18 parts
« Reply #8 on: February 15, 2017, 03:03:39 PM »
Yes of course!
See the attachments

Beech 58
B747
B737
A320
Tb30 Epsilon

And many more........
You can take a look at my cockpit post:
http://www.cockpitbuilders.com/community/index.php?topic=6051.0

Franck
« Last Edit: February 15, 2017, 03:08:43 PM by Fcoq »
A320 homecockpit

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https://www.youtube.com/user/fcoqua

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Re: Wanted: F-18 parts
« Reply #9 on: February 16, 2017, 08:28:55 AM »
I really like your panels. Nice job! I'll PM about the panels when I sort out my pit plans.

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Re: Wanted: F-18 parts
« Reply #10 on: February 16, 2017, 08:30:50 AM »
No problems
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