5th Gen Cockpit (With head tracking lock-on)

by   52.1k Sarpanitu  3 months ago

This cockpit was designed to give the pilot an advantage via vision tracking missile lock-on while having enough detail to remain immersive with a low enough part count to remain functional. I believe it has a healthy balance and will compliment jet fighter builds. To install the cockpit on an existing creation, make the creation a subassembly, download the cockpit and drag your creation into place. Alternatively you can build with this cockpit as the main starting point. (CAREFUL NOT TO CLIP THROUGH OR MIRROR THE COCKPIT) AG8 to disable head movement.

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General Characteristics

  • Successors 29 airplane(s) +519 bonus
  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 1.6ft (0.5m)
  • Length 3.3ft (1.0m)
  • Height 1.6ft (0.5m)
  • Empty Weight 563lbs (255kg)
  • Loaded Weight 563lbs (255kg)

Performance

  • Wing Loading 3.8lbs/ft2 (18.8kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 146.5ft2 (13.6m2)
  • Drag Points 127

Parts

  • Number of Parts 122
  • Control Surfaces 0
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    What to see the jet I got it to work:) @Sarpanitu

    2 months ago
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    Well,I am iOS so ya but I will find a way @Sarpanitu

    2 months ago
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    52.1k Sarpanitu

    @Kevinairlines moving parts are collisions disabled. If you're using another canopy, just be sure to connect it outside of the assembly and use fine tuner to shift it into place.

    2 months ago
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    Is this anti part hit @Sarpanitu

    2 months ago
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    Hey man, I just want to let you know your cockpit has a pretty cool function when crashed... especially when explosives are involved... check out my creation to see how....

    2 months ago
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    7,438 Mymessage

    I'm building the Saab gripen fighter jet with this! And I will tag you when I'm finished!

    3 months ago
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    hi! can you build a cockpit for me? the plane is this: https://i.ytimg.com/vi/PME5NCQyMwg/maxresdefault.jpg and http://www.wallpaperup.com/195054/RED-BULL-AIR-RACEairplaneplaneraceracingredbullaircraftnv.html

    3 months ago
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    52.1k Sarpanitu

    @JoddyFubuki788 Noice!

    3 months ago
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    Used well for my garuda~ looks lie it's gr8 with it!

    3 months ago
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    52.1k Sarpanitu

    @TheLatentImage Thanks I really appreciate that. I updated finetuner and can rotate whole groups now so expect my next to be on another level 😉

    3 months ago
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    This is super cool man, looks great and functional too. Well done.

    3 months ago
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    52.1k Sarpanitu

    @Viperfox AG 8 turns movement off

    3 months ago
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    1,958 Viperfox

    this thing is great just like the one out of the je tyou made although it needs a feature to turn the head movement on/off because sometimes its moving when I need it to not and also it still has the shaking problem when pitching hard other then that its awesome

    3 months ago
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    3,820 GT3TobyRS

    @iwannabeelected 5,000 points! it's screenshot time

    3 months ago
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    52.1k Sarpanitu

    Read down into the comments and I've given scaling advice to others already, it's fairly straight forward. If you have trouble just tag me in where you're at and I can help out when I find the time.

    3 months ago
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    @Sarpanitu i'll try by myself then~

    3 months ago
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    52.1k Sarpanitu

    @iwannabeelected No problem, glad you got it to work XD

    3 months ago
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    @Sarpanitu that scale thing worked perfectly, can't believe I didn't try it. Thank you once again.

    3 months ago
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    52.1k Sarpanitu

    The key is shifting the first attachment point out of position by a distance you can be sure to remember, 1,2,3 whatever's required to be free and clear of accidental connections. Build the whole joystick, gauge, lever or whatever and move the whole thing back by the same amount on the same axis. It's pretty simple once you get going. Also disableAircraftCollisions if it's inside of other stuff. Only time this becomes difficult is with symmetric moving parts where you have to basically do the same but have the base piece shifted outside the build opposite to start with, then mirror the completed opposite side part and shift it all back in.

    3 months ago
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    @Sarpanitu its difficult i recognize it

    3 months ago
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    52.1k Sarpanitu

    @mikoyanster all done on a larger scale with no weight modifications done until the final scale down. Extreme care was taken to isolate moving parts by shifting them out of the cockpit, creating the function and then shifting back into place.

    3 months ago
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    @Sarpanitu how do you get attach so small parts?

    3 months ago
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    @Sarpanitu its really incredible! Good job!

    3 months ago
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    @Sarpanitu thanks, I will try that. It didn't seem to work last time I tried to use this function

    3 months ago
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    52.1k Sarpanitu

    Thanks for spotlight @mikoyanster @BaconAircraft

    3 months ago
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