Articles with tag 'Modification'

Tom Woods working on a modification of the B407 for X-Plane, shows B407GX

Tom Woods working on a modification of the B407 for X-Plane, shows B407GX

The author of the Bell 429 for X-Plane is working on a modification for the DreamFoil Creations Bell 407 and bringing the G1000H-equipped 407GX to live in the sim.

BrettS' Hughes 500D Realism Enhancement Mod released

BrettS' Hughes 500D Realism Enhancement Mod released

This mod vastly improves systems, textures and sounds on the freeware Hughes 500D that has been enhanced by the community.

Pro Flight Trainer launches toe brakes for the Puma

Pro Flight Trainer launches toe brakes for the Puma

The company is finally releasing a mod that allows both new and old users of the Pro Flight Trainer Puma to add toe brakes to their sets.

Making your joystick more helicopter-friendly

Making your joystick more helicopter-friendly

Helicopters are wild beasts. They are tough to control, even with the best joystick in the market. Unless you purchased a cyclic unit, you are probably using a regular joystick with a centering mechanism -- usually a spring. For a while I have struggled with the joystick I had in order to better control helicopters. Not anymore. So, what can you do to make your joystick more helicopter-friendly?