Marco

  • Marco replied to the topic My Cessna build in the forum Construction 1 year, 7 months ago

    Initially I used a 4mm drill and also a 4mm router bit for the grove. Depending on the thickness of your wires I´d recommend to use at least a 5mm drill and a 6mm router bit which makes it easier to hide the cable.

    Here you can see the side cover, again made of MDF. Before giving it the shape, I started off by cutting one long stripe of mdf on…[Read more]

  • Marco started the topic My Cessna build in the forum Construction 1 year, 7 months ago

    My goal: A closed shell of a Cessna 172/182 look a like with 180° outside view.

    I don´t need a 1:1 replica with every switch and button. My personal requirement: functionality, a nice look and immersion. As I´m not a pilot nor have I ever been in a real world Cessna, I don´t have any comparison or standard in mind how the actual cockpit has to l…[Read more]

  • Marco started the topic My Cessna build in the forum Construction 1 year, 7 months ago

    My goal: A closed shell of a Cessna 172/182 look a like with 180° outside view.

    I don´t need a 1:1 replica with every switch and button. My personal requirement: functionality, a nice look and immersion. As I´m not a pilot nor have I ever been in a real world Cessna, I don´t have any comparison or standard in mind how the actual cockpit has to l…[Read more]

  • Marco became a registered member 1 year, 8 months ago