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Offline jmlohrenz

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Lohrenz Hanger
« on: March 15, 2018, 08:03:09 PM »
Just starting a thread on my build story.

History: I started with just a basic PC and FS2002. Enjoyed it so I jumped on FS2004 and FSX as they came out.  With that I added the basics, ch yoke, throttle, and rudder pedals. Eventually 'went big and got a triple head to go and three monitors along with some saitek radio, switch, and multi panels.  Fast forward to today and I've decided this hobby is my passion and I need to take it to the next level.
So far I've done things in a couple phases.

Phase 1: New PC.  I7-8700k, GeForce 1080ti, 32gb ram, 256gb pcie m.2 sad, and a 500gb data sad. Also jumped up to a curved 40" monitor.

Phase 2: how about an Opencockpits MCP? Cool. But still not good enough!

Phase 3: Flightsimparts MCP, EFIS, Overhead, Aft Overhead. Flight Deck solutions InterfaceIT cards, Cockipitsimparts overhead and mcp gauges...should all be here by the end of the month.

Phase 4: An adventure out to Wisconsin to visit John and hopefully come home with some goodies.

Phase 5: (wife requirement) sell some of my other stuff to enclose my hobby room and before I can buy more stuff.

Phase 6: Projectors

Phase 7: Fine tuning.

I'll post below with pictures and additional bits as I work through these phases.

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Re: Lohrenz Hanger
« Reply #1 on: March 16, 2018, 08:34:21 AM »
My biggest recommendation...... Keep something flyable or you run the risk of losing sight on what the goal is and in a few months we will see all this stuff for sale here. We don't want that. Oh we want your stuff.... We just don't want to see you go....  :laugh:

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Re: Lohrenz Hanger
« Reply #2 on: March 16, 2018, 02:19:49 PM »
Yep.  I think that was pre Phase 1...to keep it going.

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Re: Lohrenz Hanger
« Reply #3 on: June 10, 2018, 11:43:55 PM »
Just a short video update: https://youtu.be/M7tfLWbjHSk

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Re: Lohrenz Hanger
« Reply #4 on: November 04, 2018, 12:14:01 AM »
A few updates to the blog tonight.  Hoping to get some build progress posts done with pictures tomorrow...slowly but surely she's coming along.

https://jmlohrenz.wixsite.com/lohrenzworld/blog/projectors

https://jmlohrenz.wixsite.com/lohrenzworld/blog/the-other-computers

https://jmlohrenz.wixsite.com/lohrenzworld/blog/add-on-s


 

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