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Offline Trevor Hale

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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #75 on: April 22, 2016, 02:28:01 PM »
hi Johan,

Welcome to the group.

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Offline airupthere

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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #76 on: January 25, 2017, 08:58:12 AM »
Hey guys - name is Randy.. I'm a private pilot with an instrument rating. Lucky enough to have an uncle that is a safety inspector for the FAA.. He's got type ratings for 767, 737, MD11, ATR42.. you name it.. so anyway, I saw the norwegian 737 project guy, and got really pumped. I just started. Got a lot of overhead parts from opencockpits. I'm scared as heck that I bit this off, but I'm looking forward to the journey.

FYI - Lexington KY is home.

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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #77 on: January 25, 2017, 09:14:08 AM »
Welcome aboard Randy.
You will find here "centuries" of cumulative experience as far as Sim Building is concerned....just ask, we will help.   ;)
Jack


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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #78 on: January 25, 2017, 09:24:54 AM »
Hey Randy,

Welcome to the party!

You're a Lexington native...I know your neck of the woods...lol. I was born and raised in Newport... Now, I am a Wisconsinite since moving into this state back in 1991.

If you want to gain some quick hands on knowledge, you need to road trip up to Indy and visit Rob; he'll likely chime in here. He is one of the closest builders near you.

John

Edit: I made a typo in my original post, fixed it today.
« Last Edit: January 26, 2017, 12:59:43 AM by blueskydriver »
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Offline Trevor Hale

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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #79 on: January 25, 2017, 11:51:24 AM »
Welcome to the group Randy.

Nice to have you here.
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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #80 on: January 25, 2017, 06:42:39 PM »
Hey Randy. Sorry to hear that the sickness has bitten you! lol Lots of knowledge here. Look around and ask questions. Welcome!

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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #81 on: April 27, 2017, 09:33:26 AM »
Howdy from Houston, Texas! Hahaha (I was required to say something like that- right?) :huh:
I'm Kurt, 55.. 5 types, flew a lot of Corporate and 135 before getting fortunate enough to work in the training department for a Regional Airline 18+ years and now work as a simulator Pilot Examiner. Actually nice to come home most every night. Sometimes being on the road gets a little old.  :o
So amazing what all of you guys are able to do with these builds! Truly incredible the wide variety of knowledge, expertise and skill sets you guys share! I was drawn in recently to this "disease" due to the increasing realism of the newer simulation programs and once I joined and started reading what you guys were doing, it really got me wanting to join in and have a go at it.
Really look forward to learning and reading more. Seriously good stuff!
Thanks for letting me into the group!
Kurt
 

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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #82 on: April 27, 2017, 10:55:08 AM »
Kurt,
   Just curious where in Houston you are.  I'm here in Houston as well.  If you need a hand or guidance with anything I'm here to assist.  I just started developing my 3rd 737 sim so I have some experience.   

Like you I flew corporate 91 and 135 and have been flying 737's for the local major here in KIAH.

Here's my email if u need anything.   MLeavy737@aol.com

Welcome to the club:)

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The 737 800/900... Fastest airplane with the gear down!

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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #83 on: April 27, 2017, 07:48:06 PM »
same here kurt find yourself in Austin send me note prior

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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #84 on: April 29, 2017, 03:02:57 PM »
Hey Randy "Air up there"! Great to learn about a fellow builder in the "general vicinity" LOL. I'm in Cincinnati, so pretty close for such a global hobby! I'm working on an ERJ145 sim. Been working on it a long time - as long as you have "the bug" it will keep you going - I think we all can attest to it here!
Let me know whenever you want to chat, maybe we can meet as well since we're so close!
Good luck with your project!

Marco

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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #85 on: February 06, 2018, 05:30:52 PM »
Ruben J.

40+ yrs old, From Michigan USA, generic 737 ish build. Private Pilots Single Engine land and IFR rating...(not current). This is is my first foray into building although I've been simming since MS2 (or was it 3). I ended up here in desperation. Bought a used Hispa panels MCP of fb for use with XP 11 and am thoroughly lost.

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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #86 on: February 06, 2018, 05:40:29 PM »
LOL Welcome to the group...  Desperation or not, I am sure there are some x-plane users here that can help you get started.

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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #87 on: February 06, 2018, 09:04:04 PM »
Welcome Ruben.  Believe it or not, most of us feel lost at some point in this hobby.  You're in good company
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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #88 on: February 16, 2018, 11:17:59 AM »


Hello all, new member here. My name is Bill and I'm located in the U.S. (southern Indiana).  I've been simming since the early 90s, with MS4 and have had every release since.  Currently I'm using P3D.  I started building in 2009 with an Akers-Barnes simpit.  Since then I've been building and modifying to replicate the F-14B cockpit.

Bill 


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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #89 on: February 16, 2018, 11:41:45 AM »
Welcome aboard Bill.
We would love to see some pictures of your pit...
Check the attachments option under the message box, (very easy to attach pictures from your own PC)
Jack


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Re: Attention All Members and Guests
« Reply #90 on: February 16, 2018, 11:47:59 AM »


Hello all, new member here. My name is Bill and I'm located in the U.S. (southern Indiana).  I've been simming since the early 90s, with MS4 and have had every release since.  Currently I'm using P3D.  I started building in 2009 with an Akers-Barnes simpit.  Since then I've been building and modifying to replicate the F-14B cockpit.

Bill

Welcome Bill, great to have you here.

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