HCSCI version 1.0.68

The new HCSCI (SimVimCockpit) version is released. All previous versions was numbered 0.9.1 to 0.9.67, now it’s time to move it to the next level (1.xx). Download the v 1.0.68 in the Configurator page. Please note that both the plugin and the firmware code have been reworked, so you will need to refresh the firmware … More HCSCI version 1.0.68

New SimVimPanel modules

Two new modules for SimVimPanel are available in version 4.08 – the VM1000C engine monitoring display and the EOAP (annunciator panel) that can be found in planes like MD-80. Here is the annunciator panel for MD-8x plane series module running on an 7.8″ display with Raspberry Pi: Short video with Laminar MD-82 loaded: Note that … More New SimVimPanel modules

SimVim FMS CDU Test

Pre-release version of SimVim CDU program for SimVimPanel is ready. By default it supports standard X-Plane (ver. >11.30) CDU for all planes that use it, as well as custom support for Zibo B738. You can use the SimVim CDU either as part of SimVim Panel with background and working clickable buttons, or as a screen … More SimVim FMS CDU Test

FMS CDU text output

The SimVimPanel CDU, displayed on any cheap LCD screen connected to a mini-PC/Raspberry uses the default X-Plane CDU data structure, converting it into specific SimVim format. Current X-Plane CDU data format The X-Plane developers have added the dataref array for CDU screen content since XP 11.35: sim/cockpit2/radios/indicators/fms_cdu1_text_line# sim/cockpit2/radios/indicators/fms_cdu2_text_line#(where # is number from 0 to 15) … More FMS CDU text output

HCSCI predefined FMS/CDU/ MCDU matrix Configuration

HCSCI has “embedded FMS/CDU” configuration for HCSCI Matrix. You don’t need to assign all those 140 buttons one-by-one, you just need to select one device (Boeing CDU or Airbus MCDU) in the configurator. Here is the matrix wiring diagram for two CDUs (Boeing style and Airbus style). The 16 blue columns are the multiplexer inputs … More HCSCI predefined FMS/CDU/ MCDU matrix Configuration