Cockpitbuilders.com

sign up .

September 20, 2020, 07:37:56 pm

Login with username, password and session length
30 Guests, 2 Users
Members
Stats
  • Total Posts: 55788
  • Total Topics: 7443
  • Online Today: 44
  • Online Ever: 582
  • (January 22, 2020, 08:44:01 am)
Users Online
Users: 2
Guests: 30
Total: 32

COUNTDOWN TO WF2020


WORLDFLIGHT TEAM USA

Will Depart in...

Recent

Welcome

Diy 737 project by Jørgen

Started by Jørgen B. Nielsen, September 18, 2020, 08:31:00 am

Previous topic - Next topic

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Jørgen B. Nielsen

Hi all,

My name is Jørgen B. Nielsen, and I'm situated in Trondheim, Norway. After 10 years of dreaming and 2 years of planning, I'm finally in the process of cockpit mock up. The plan is to build 737 cockpit, with as much diy as I am capable of. The project plan has been to model as much as possible in CAD to minimize headscratching and rebuilding. The structure is made from laser cut sheet aluminum, while the rest of the components are to be machined on my OX CNC router or 3D-printed. As space is limited, the plan is to use three 65-75" TVs for outside view. There is still a ton of work left, however it has been really rewarding seeing 2 years worth of planning starting to come to life.

20200213_222347.jpg

IMG_7995.JPG

IMG_8005.JPG

IMG_8019.JPG

IMG_8006.JPG

20200904_190440.jpg

20200905_192345.jpg

20200907_231124.jpg

Snapchat-1008909120 (2).jpg

Snapchat-1502028129 (2).jpg

Cockpit  Assembly v74-2_reduced.png

FredK

Hi Jorgen

Welcome!

You certainly have a quality build in progress!

......Complete with a full service kitchen galley I see!

Fred K
Boeing 737NG-800, Prepar3D v4.5, Sim-Avionics 1.964, SimSync multi-channel (curved screen), Optoma 1080GTDarbee projectors (3), Fly Elise warping, FSGRW weather, FDS OH panels and CDUs, SimParts MIP, FDS SysBoards (OH), CPFlight MCPPro and pedestal panels, FI Gauges, PFC controls, converted motorized TQ (SIOC), Weber seats

navymustang

I love how the galley is right behind the cockpit.

Great job! I know you will truly enjoy this project.
My 737-800 full-scale cockpit is complete and been put in storage (for sale). Now onto my full-size helicopter project. An AOPA member and LifeTime member of National Association of Flight Instructors. Please note that I am a self-employed professional cockpit builder that provides consulting to defense contractors and civilian schools and airlines.

sagrada737

Hello Jorgen,

It looks like you have a great start on your 737 Sim Project.   Having the CAD and Fabrication capability bodes well for your making good progress on your Sim.  I can see from your photos that you have a lot of ingenuity incorporated in the design of your Flight Deck.  Nice work!

Be sure to consider access and maintenance in all areas of the Flight Deck.

Great job!

Mike
P3d v4.5x with Sim-Avionics (two computers), FDS MIP, 3-Optoma HD GT1080HD projection 120 deg. display driven by a single EVGA Nvidia GTX-1080Ti Water Cooled.  6dof Motion Platform using BFF 6dof motion software, driven by a Thanos Servo Controller to 6.2 KW Servos.

Like the Website ?
Support Cockpitbuilders.com and Click Below to Donate