Cockpit

* User Profile

Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length

Who's Online

  • *Users: 1
  • *Guests: 42
  • *Total: 43

Our Discord

Author Topic: Zibo 737 FlightControl Dataref/Commands  (Read 398 times)

Offline kurt-olsson

  • I am chained to this website!
  • *
  • Posts: 1,169
  • 737 -mixed year OEM panel builder.
  • First Name: Peter
  • Home Location: Gothenburg
Zibo 737 FlightControl Dataref/Commands
« on: February 03, 2019, 04:13:06 PM »
Hi.

If anyone have suceeded interfacing the Flight Control Panel on the Zibo 737 in X-Plane 11, please let me know.
Cant seem to find any datarefs or commands for that panel.

Offline archen

  • Forum GURU
  • *
  • Posts: 332
  • Aviation Enthusiast
    • Anders Simparts
  • First Name: Anders
  • Home Location: Falun
Zibo 737 FlightControl Dataref/Commands
« Reply #1 on: February 03, 2019, 04:16:05 PM »
Have you tried dataref tool?

Skickat från min LYA-L29 via Tapatalk

------------
Anders Simparts
http://www.anderssimparts.com
https://www.facebook.com/ArchenSimparts
Selling "Hard-to-get" simparts like authentic Engine starters, Autobrake, IRS mode selectors and N1&SPD Ref Switches.
------------

Offline kurt-olsson

  • I am chained to this website!
  • *
  • Posts: 1,169
  • 737 -mixed year OEM panel builder.
  • First Name: Peter
  • Home Location: Gothenburg
Re: Zibo 737 FlightControl Dataref/Commands
« Reply #2 on: February 03, 2019, 04:46:21 PM »
Yepp, but the toggleswitches are not writable. Just for read, and i cant find any command for the switches.

I might suspect that i need to override some dataref aswell to be able to change the switches.

Offline kurt-olsson

  • I am chained to this website!
  • *
  • Posts: 1,169
  • 737 -mixed year OEM panel builder.
  • First Name: Peter
  • Home Location: Gothenburg
Re: Zibo 737 FlightControl Dataref/Commands
« Reply #3 on: February 04, 2019, 02:07:43 PM »
Ok, i have got this sorted out.
I really dont like Commands.

Now i have to read a "readonly" value and check the position and then execute the Command.

Manipulating a dataref takes out the extra read variable.

And then add the Switch Covers, they need to be opened all the time, otherwise i cannot change the switch.

Hm... Messy but it works really good, just dont like this approach.


Offline kurt-olsson

  • I am chained to this website!
  • *
  • Posts: 1,169
  • 737 -mixed year OEM panel builder.
  • First Name: Peter
  • Home Location: Gothenburg
Re: Zibo 737 FlightControl Dataref/Commands
« Reply #4 on: February 04, 2019, 04:09:02 PM »
Ok, Commands are just plain and simple stupid.

With a dataref that holds the threeposition switch it is oneliner to manipulate it.

With the Commands you need to reference the position value.

The Flight Control Panel is pretty much a pain to implement this way.

Offline Trevor Hale

  • Administrator
  • I am chained to this website!
  • *
  • Posts: 3,824
    • Cockpitbuilders.com
  • First Name: Trevor
  • Home Location: New Liskeard, Ontario
Re: Zibo 737 FlightControl Dataref/Commands
« Reply #5 on: February 05, 2019, 07:32:16 AM »
Personally, that's why X-Plane is harder to interface with.
But, nobody said this was an easy Hobby LOL Otherwise everyone would be doing it :)
Keep working on it.  You will get it :)
Trevor Hale

Owner
http://www.cockpitbuilders.com

Director of Operations
Worldflight Team USA
http://www.worldflightusa.com

VATSIM:

Offline kurt-olsson

  • I am chained to this website!
  • *
  • Posts: 1,169
  • 737 -mixed year OEM panel builder.
  • First Name: Peter
  • Home Location: Gothenburg
Re: Zibo 737 FlightControl Dataref/Commands
« Reply #6 on: February 05, 2019, 05:34:35 PM »
Thanks Trev!
Flight Panel Complete!

Moving on! :)

 

FlightSimExpo 2019

FsExpo

COUNTDOWN TO WF2019


WORLDFLIGHT TEAM USA

Will Depart in...

Recent Posts

737 MAX Sismo soluciones (SPAIN)
by kkoutoulas
[Today at 02:17:24 AM]
TV Screen Position
by iwik
[April 22, 2019, 07:53:38 PM]
Question on B737NG center pedestal instrument availability
by navymustang
[April 22, 2019, 05:05:09 PM]
Wanted - Jetmax B737 TQ
by kattz
[April 22, 2019, 12:57:09 AM]
Multi-Projector color calibration
by jmlohrenz
[April 21, 2019, 05:33:40 PM]
Bernard...info
by FredK
[April 20, 2019, 06:29:17 PM]
Complete 200 degree curved visual system with projectors
by fsaviator
[April 20, 2019, 04:25:12 PM]
For Sale GoFlight Jet Console, 2 Private Pilot Racks all with GoFlight Modules.
by blueskydriver
[April 20, 2019, 11:26:43 AM]
Old Projector(s)
by fsaviator
[April 20, 2019, 10:53:59 AM]
OEM 737NG project - Long overdue update
by Karl737
[April 19, 2019, 09:56:23 PM]
CPFlight 737 NG MCP Pro and Efis Pro
by patiju
[April 19, 2019, 06:14:33 PM]
Goflight Airliners collection stuff for sale
by Steenos
[April 19, 2019, 03:22:12 PM]
German B738NG Homecockpit-Projekt
by Joe Lavery
[April 19, 2019, 04:59:21 AM]
Teensy LC Throttle Quadrant
by RayS
[April 18, 2019, 03:38:14 PM]
FSDream Team Couatl crashes when shutting down computers - any ideas
by navymustang
[April 18, 2019, 08:25:11 AM]
FLIGHTSIMEXPO RELEASES 2019 SPEAKER SCHEDULE, ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH EAA
by 757Simulator
[April 18, 2019, 04:20:53 AM]
737-800 Arduino X-Plane Build
by kurt-olsson
[April 17, 2019, 05:10:03 AM]
Teensy as Joystick
by kurt-olsson
[April 16, 2019, 01:54:29 PM]
Which Processor i7 - 8700K or i7 - 9700K
by Joe Lavery
[April 15, 2019, 04:00:33 PM]
Computer / Projector Combo
by blueskydriver
[April 15, 2019, 02:50:24 PM]
Flyengravity desktop MIP
by Steenos
[April 15, 2019, 02:22:39 PM]
Join me on Vatsim Tonight
by Trevor Hale
[April 14, 2019, 05:07:50 PM]
Interfacing real instruments in p3d
by Steve Mount
[April 14, 2019, 04:56:08 PM]
Flight Sim Visual System on Public Surplus...
by bernard S
[April 14, 2019, 12:53:56 PM]
Aerosoft Australia 747 MCP
by 737simAdelaide
[April 14, 2019, 05:16:58 AM]
CPFlight 737 EL MCP For Sale
by 737simAdelaide
[April 14, 2019, 05:12:54 AM]
CPflight radios B737.
by avan1001
[April 14, 2019, 04:12:07 AM]
Anyone can recognize this material?
by 757Simulator
[April 14, 2019, 03:21:26 AM]
F18 military trainer cockpit for sale
by navymustang
[April 13, 2019, 10:19:06 PM]
FLIGHT ILLUSION gauges
by patiju
[April 13, 2019, 12:58:25 PM]