Simulator 101 or back to College:  Hacking NexGen:
  1. Frame of Reference:
  2. Navigation:
  3. Euler Angles
  4. Forces
    1. Protocols
    2. Protocols
  5. Aircraft Models
  6. Understanding Synchros
  7. The Earth and its mathematics
  8. Those Pesky Angles
  9. Solaris OS Overview.
  10. History of Single Board Computers
  11. Setting up Eclipse Demystified
  1. ATC Radio, Panel
    1. Protocols iii
  2. ATR Boxes and Real Life
  3. CDI, Course Deviation Indicator, ID-453/ARN-30
    1. Theory
    2. Cables, Etc
  4. Fuel Load Indicator
    1. Disassembly and Analysis:
    2. Addendum
    3. Hardware Design
    4. Making a new PCB (a)
    5. Display Board Pinouts
    6. Making a new PCB (b)
    7. Testing the Display
    8. Running the Display from I2C
  5. GamePort Controllers, What to with
    1. Sitek X-35 Throttle Quadrant
    2. Convert GamePort to USB:
    3. Suncom Dual Throttle Quadrant:
      1. Suncom Dual Throttle Quadrant. part i.
  6. Joystick, High Rev Simulations,  F-18E
    1. Disassembly and Analysis:
  7. Lighting Controls, Panel
  8. MPCD, Multi-Purpose Color Display, Proto F-18
    1. MPCD, Analysis
    2. MPCD, Cable, Video
    3. MPCD, Bezel interface
  9. Navigation Computer Display, CP-1252/ASN-128
    1. Analysis
    2. Interface Card 2
    3. Display Drivers
    4. Keyboard and Switch Interface
  10. Processor Select Panel (from AH-60D)
  11. RMI, Radio Magnetic Indicator, Teardown Sperry / C6E
  12. Radio Set, ADF, Collins 614L-8
    1. Analysis / Plan
    2. Plan
  13. Radio Set,
    1. Analysis
    2. Design Goals, Software
    3. Interface Card
    4. Arduino Software 1
    5. Radio SLAVE in ATR.polly
  14. Rudder Pedals Good Bad and the Ugly!
    1. Rudder Pedals
  15. VSI, Vertical Speed Indicator, Teledyne / SLZ9145
Soldering School:
  1. An open letter to Scott Tsuneishi of Import Tune
  2. Soldering for Dummies
  3. The Cable Multi-Purpose Color Display (F/A-18C/D MPCD)
  4. Audio Panels, Ins, and Outs  WHAT NEVER TO DO!!!
  5. What You Can't See Can Hurt You - How To Protect Wiring
  6. NASA-STD-8739.3 - Soldered Electrical Connections.
  7. NASA-STD-8739.4 - Crimping, Interconnecting Cables, Harnesses, and Wiring.
  8. MIL-STD-1130C - Connections, Solderless, Electrical Wrapped
  9. NASA Training - Student Workbook for Hand Soldering
  10. NASA Training - Photos: A - B - C - D - E - F

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The Lab:
  1. Getting the lab working
    1. Electronic Measurements Co TR035-0.5
    2. LAMBDA LP 411 FM
      1. LAMBDA LP 411 FM - Panel Repair
    3. HP 6284A
    4. Lambda LXS-A-5-0V
    5. Lambda LM-B15
    6. Two are always better than one.
  2. The New lab
    1. Manifesto or the Plan
    2. The Desks Arrive!
    3. The Shelves Arrive! (well some of them!)
    4. Found Treasure!!
    5. Found My Test Equipment!!
  3. Dust (FOD) Collection System and Vacumn Pick Port.
  4. B&K Precision 3010 Function Generator (a)
  5. B&K Precision 3010 Function Generator (b)
  6. Pawn Shop Find
  7. Hunting List for Connectors!!
  8. Harbor Freight 8" Drill Press
  9. Dremel Scroll Saw - Deconstruction
  10. ER on Garder-Denver WireWrap Gun
  11. Manuals, Books, Catalogs, and Documents
  12. Proposed Automated Cable Test System
  13. Automated Cable Test System .. part 1
  What You Can get away with on Television: Hacking Other Things:
  1. Mar 2014 - GMC Sierra "Cold Rolled Steel"
  2. Jan  2014 - H&R Block (Aircraft Carrier)
  3. Nov 2011 - Pam Am: Unscheduled Departure
  4. Nov 2011 - A Physics Lesson
    • Part 1
    • Part II
  5. Just for fun: 405 the Movie
  1. Blu-ray Player Part I
  2. Hacking an Alps Motorized Potentiometer
  3. Repairing a Linksys WRT300N Router

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