Just before heading off for what I suspect will be a “nom-fest”, I wanted to post a picture of my new 16 channel driver board:
It doesn’t look like much, but this is what I’ll use in the F-15 to drive all the indicator lamps. The board is designed to be directly connected to the Centipede Shield by MaceTech.
There is an error on the board – though. Can you spot it? 😀
The world’s first amateur built cross-cockpit collimated video display system:
This is a 60 degree wide by 40 degree high spherical section collimating mirror.
More information can be found here: http://www.diy-cockpits.org/coll/collimated_display.html
Until yesterday (11/20/2010) this kind of thing was the sole domain of multi-million dollar commercial flight simulators. Not. Any. More. 😀