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by Loco
Wed Dec 21, 2011 2:41 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Tinky Jones...remarkable man.
Replies: 2
Views: 3338

Re: Tinky Jones...remarkable man.

wow the man was a living legend, here some of us sit in cubicles in offices and look what he managed to achieve!

you have some photo's of him?
by Loco
Wed Dec 21, 2011 2:32 pm
Forum: My Flight Plan
Topic: Trike to Sodwana possible?
Replies: 20
Views: 6044

Re: Trike to Sodwana possible?

awesome!!! i guarantee you as soon as i qualify i will do that trip plenty times! :)

would be great if someone can document their next trip to soddies so i can drool over it :lol:

ps. sorry mods perhaps this should be under general chat forum :oops:
by Loco
Wed Dec 21, 2011 2:20 pm
Forum: My Flight Plan
Topic: Trike to Sodwana possible?
Replies: 20
Views: 6044

Trike to Sodwana possible?

hi guys just started my trike training @ rhino park but i'm also an avid scuba diver so was wondering if it's possible (and relatively safe) to fly to soddies with a trike from GP? have any of you guys actually done it? & if so how long did it take and which route did you take? if you perhaps have l...
by Loco
Tue Dec 20, 2011 11:20 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: samoosa simulator lol ???
Replies: 26
Views: 1843

Re: samoosa simulator lol ???

here's the master plan :wink:

you guys think it could work?
samoosa_sim.jpg
by Loco
Tue Dec 20, 2011 11:12 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: samoosa simulator lol ???
Replies: 26
Views: 1843

Re: samoosa simulator lol ???

Hi there. There isn't really much for us samoosas, but I find that the Air Creation trike used in MS Flight Sim X Acceleration isn't too bad. If it's realistic controls you're looking for, it's a bit far off but it's ok for circuit training & radio calls. I'm using the Logitech force3d pro joystick...
by Loco
Tue Dec 20, 2011 11:04 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: samoosa simulator lol ???
Replies: 26
Views: 1843

Re: samoosa simulator lol ???

Hi there. There isn't really much for us samoosas, but I find that the Air Creation trike used in MS Flight Sim X Acceleration isn't too bad. If it's realistic controls you're looking for, it's a bit far off but it's ok for circuit training & radio calls. I'm using the Logitech force3d pro joystick...
by Loco
Tue Dec 20, 2011 11:03 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: samoosa simulator lol ???
Replies: 26
Views: 1843

Re: samoosa simulator lol ???

Tribal Croc wrote:Check this out :arrow: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zepEJnn_zCA
thanks will check it out tonight, youtube blocked @ work eish
by Loco
Tue Dec 20, 2011 11:01 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: samoosa simulator lol ???
Replies: 26
Views: 1843

Re: samoosa simulator lol ???

thanks a broom would make me look even more awesome going round the living room table! :lol: i was just wondering if say: - one takes a normal 3 axis simulator with joystick - turn the joystick on it's head and fix it to your roof - build a triangle out of wooden dowels / 3 broomsticks - fix the tri...
by Loco
Tue Dec 20, 2011 10:25 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: samoosa simulator lol ???
Replies: 26
Views: 1843

samoosa simulator lol ???

hi guys proud samoosa pilot wannabe / in training here... (^^) just wondering if you guys know of any good flight simulators that have trike's on them? i would like to practice doing circuits & mostly getting the hang of the radio calls (without walking around my living room table calling down-wind'...
by Loco
Tue Dec 06, 2011 6:09 pm
Forum: Training Talk
Topic: Trainning to be a Pilot
Replies: 9
Views: 2010

Re: Trainning to be a Pilot

Hi Guys I wanted to wait for my SOLO before my first post. But the problems at Rhino Park made me do this earlier. I have done 7.5 hours at Sky Riders with Fanie and Mervyn and can not wait for my SOLO, but I can say the following: I am a PROUD SAMOOSA IN TRAINING !!!! :lol: :lol: :lol: Neels hi co...