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Suspension

Discussion in 'Flight dynamics' started by Southwest, 12/10/08.

  1. Southwest

    Southwest

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    Hi All,

    if i wish to add suspension to my aircraft say, when it lands. In my ''Contact Points'' section what is it that has to be changed or modified. I have attached the contact points lines:

    [contact_points]
    point.0= 1.000, 12.110, 0.000, -4.650, 1600.000, 0.000, 0.595, 55.000, 0.200, 6.000, 0.650, 9.500, 8.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000
    point.1= 1.000, -2.166, -9.984, -5.325, 1600.000, 1.000, 1.202, 0.000, 0.675, 2.000, 0.800, 8.500, 9.000, 2.000, 0.000, 0.000
    point.2= 1.000, -2.166, 9.984, -5.325, 1600.000, 2.000, 1.202, 0.000, 0.675, 2.000, 0.800, 10.000, 7.250, 3.000, 160.000, 2462701986.053
    point.3= 2.000, 18.054, 0.000, -1.073, 800.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 5.000, 0.000, 0.000
    point.4= 2.000, -22.713, 25.833, -0.521, 800.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 5.000, 0.000, 0.000
    point.5= 2.000, -0.849, -25.705, -0.849, 800.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 5.000, 0.000, 0.000
    point.6= 2.000, -0.849, 25.705, -0.849, 800.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 5.000, 0.000, 0.000
    point.7= 2.000, 0.890, -8.985, -0.941, 800.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 5.000, 0.000, 0.000
    point.8= 2.000, 0.890, 8.985, -0.941, 800.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 5.000, 0.000, 0.000
    point.9= 2.000, 1.211, 0.000, -1.595, 800.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 0.000, 5.000, 0.000, 0.000
    static_pitch= -0.655
    static_cg_height= 4.433
    gear_system_type=0

    Many thanks for any help.....
  2. robystar

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    Hi,

    For more info check the Sim Object SDK aircraft configuration files.
    Modify entries 9 and/or 10 and/or 11, being in your case 0.200, 6.000, 0.650 for point=0 etc.

    Roby
  3. Southwest

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    Firstly, many thanks for the reply....

    Im not quite sure i follow though, were exactly is the Sim Objects SDK you mentioned?

    So what yor saying is ''0.200, 6.000, 0.650'' is waht i edit?

    Many Thanks once again...
  4. Southwest

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    Thanks, no worries. I get what you mean now.

    Many thanks
  5. robystar

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    Fine then.
    As a matter of fact it should have read : entries 8,9 and 10.

    Roby

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