mechanical Throttle

Real 737 Throttle

Just started dismantling and cleaning up of a real b737 throttle. Some pics on the process.. Share on Facebook

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Attitude indicator electronics Instruments

Attitude indicator fixed, reading position now working

    Not much progress in the attitude indicator, because .. It has been snowing heavily … And we had to make some snowmen! Finally I managed to install all the small wheels on the (almost) right position and now the instrument is working again: I finished the board to Read more…

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Attitude indicator Instruments

Does anybody know a good watchmaker who can fix this mess?

  I couldn’t follow the cables going out of the AC motors and the resolvers, so I thought it would be a good idea to disassemble the Attitude indicator and follow them. This is what I have now…. It’s going to be a looong weekend fixing this mess… Share on Read more…

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Attitude indicator electronics Flight sim Instruments

It’s moving!

Quick video, attitude indicator is finally moving! Now I need to add the hardware and code for reading resolvers and make servo loops and it’s done! Small video: Share on Facebook

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Attitude indicator electronics Flight sim

Attitude indicator work

I’ve started working on one of the fundamental instruments on the plane: Attitude indicator. The ones I’ll be using are from a 737-200 cockpit, and one can be seen on this close up from the cockpit: Once opened, we can see the instrument is not difficult to interface with, it Read more…

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