Dual concentric rotary encoder with switch

During the summer there has not been much progress on the 737 throttle quadrant, but instead I’ve been improving my X-Plane 11 setup and taken some ‘flying lessons’ in the default X-Plane 11 Cessna with help of the great video tutorials of Jason Vriends. While struggling a bit with the Garmin GNS530 on-screen rotary switches … More Dual concentric rotary encoder with switch

Overhead panel: Nextion HMI electrical panel

In the Simbuilders Facebook group I saw an interesting idea to use an Arduino LCD screen for the cockpit AC/DC electrical metering panel that reports the various electrical voltages and currents. While searching for LCD displays for the Arduino I found the Nextion HMI touch displays. These are intelligent displays that can be programmed with … More Overhead panel: Nextion HMI electrical panel

The plan

Next to my flightsim computer are two office drawers. Because space is limited I was thinking “what if ….”. What if I would use the top half of these to house the overhead panel and pedestal of a Boeing 737 NGX 800?      So I did some measuring and sketches in the freeware vector drawing … More The plan