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Better that Qualitywings
Jan 28th, 2018 at 6:49pm
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Hi all,

I have been flying this aircraft for a week now and I'm very pleased with it.  I must say I think its better than the Qualitywings 757.

Although I am fairly new to the 757, I have been using FSX since it first came out.  I was a bit unsure about buying the CS 757 based on just the limited functionality of the free demo which I tried, so I'm glad to say that my money has not been wasted.

I have been thinking about purchasing P3D v4 but I suspect that the Captain 2D panel will have disappeared from the CS 757 for this platform?  Up to now, I have found only ifly 73 and 74 that still do a 2D Captain (and First Officer) panel for P3D v4.

Anyway, I just thought to post my thoughts.

Rory
  
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Re: Better that Qualitywings
Reply #1 - Jan 29th, 2018 at 1:55am
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The only 2D panels that the 757 Captain III has, are MCP panel,EFIS panel, CDU panel, and the Radio stack. And I primarily use the CDU panel, followed by the EFIS panel, but rarely the rest. I just move my view around the cockpit to manage the butttons and knobs.
Even in the 757 v4.6 for FSX, I rarely use more than the 2D CDU. It was something I only started doing when I went from FS9/FS2004 to FSX. The Captain Sim 757 was my second jet airliner I ever bought for FS (the 737 PiC was the first).
  

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Reply #2 - Jan 29th, 2018 at 7:26pm
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thanks for the reply Markoz.  This is why I need 2D panels though.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m_tFyu33_Vk

Rory
  
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Re: Better that Qualitywings
Reply #3 - Jan 31st, 2018 at 1:16am
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If that is your homebuilt cockpit.     WOW!  Shocked

The only advice I could give, would be to create views that give you the same view of the instrument clusters as those one do, then open each view in a new window, and drag them to the monitors they are used on, which would take a bit of work.

Note. You would need to turn of the motion in those views, MomentumEffect=YES, would need to be changed to MomentumEffect=NO, so that the movement of the 757 in the sim, doesn't affect those views.
  

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Reply #4 - Jan 31st, 2018 at 6:25pm
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Yes that's my home cockpit. I think I will have to buy P3D and then have a play with it.  Would you think I could create similar views with Ezdok? I don't have it but have been looking at it.

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Reply #5 - Feb 1st, 2018 at 1:17am
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I'm sure you could create views with EZdok, for EZdok, but I don't think they are added to to the aircraft.cfg, and I don't know how it works with multiple monitors. Sad
  

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Reply #6 - Feb 2nd, 2018 at 6:34pm
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Ok, Markoz, many thanks for all your help  Smiley

Cheers,

Rory
  
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Reply #7 - Feb 5th, 2018 at 10:13am
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Hi Mark,

just got my 757FSX from Simmarket. It's 4.4
Where can I get the update to 4.6??

Tks, Peter
  
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Reply #8 - Feb 5th, 2018 at 10:24am
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Hi Mark,

disregard, found them  Smiley

Tks, Peter
  
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Reply #9 - Apr 25th, 2018 at 3:21pm
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I'm in the same boat, have a 757 home built sim and ONLY use  2d panels to make a complete MIP.  I have to  stay with FS9  and CS757  for my sim experience.  to have all the standby gauges.  Sad Sad Sad

my sim ..  https://youtu.be/2mSUR89EI4o
  

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Re: Better that Qualitywings
Reply #10 - Apr 25th, 2018 at 3:30pm
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kessler wrote on Jan 31st, 2018 at 6:25pm:
Yes that's my home cockpit. I think I will have to buy P3D and then have a play with it.  Would you think I could create similar views with Ezdok? I don't have it but have been looking at it.

thanks,

rory



You wont find any other 757 with 2d  gauges,  on any other platform  Trust me I looked.
  
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