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Pitch and Roll indicator..... how does it work?

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Hi, I was wondering about what is used as a pitch and roll oindicators ? The ones in a plane being operated by gravity so are they the same ones used in a homebuilt?Also for getting the cockpit to move with air rams or hydraulics is the first step getting an EPIC card ?Help!

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Pitch and roll you maybe mean an "attitude indicator" ?They are not gravity piloted, no instrument on any plane is left to only phisical forces a part from the ones using air pressure (airspeed indicator, altimeter).All the attitude indicators are mechanical, gyroscope driven.There are two ways to replicate them in a homecockpit:RC servo (see simkits)Stepper (for full 360

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There is one other instrument that works off the physical forces of nature. The "slip indicator" is a bent glass tube with oil, used as a dampener, and a ball. Centrifugal force causes the ball to move if the pilot doesn

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>Pitch and roll you maybe mean an "attitude indicator" ?>They are not gravity piloted, no instrument on any plane is>left to only phisical forces a part from the ones using air>pressure (airspeed indicator, altimeter).>All the attitude indicators are mechanical, gyroscope driven.>There are two ways to replicate them in a homecockpit:>RC servo (see simkits)>Stepper (for full 360

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