Jump to content

Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

rtodepart

Best ERJ 145 ?

Recommended Posts

I want to spend my money on the best model available for this aircraft ( WILCO ) is not a option ... any ideas ?????? Im looking at FeelThere now , who owns their ERJ's????


Image removed as image is no longer available.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Wilco Doesn't make the ERJ. That's a Feelthere product sold on the Wilco site.

As far as ERJ's go, probably the best you'll get.


Clarke Kruger - CYEG 

 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I want to spend my money on the best model available for this aircraft ( WILCO ) is not a option ... any ideas ?????? Im looking at FeelThere now , who owns their ERJ's????

 

I have FT's ERJ V2 and it's a fine piece of work in many ways except for internal night lightening which several users hoped they would improve, but they never did. IMO they are not a very responsive developer and rather than entertain improvements that would make many happier they instead focus on defending their work or describing work arounds. Because of this I won't buy future products from FT. I know they don't care about my particular business which of course is their prerogative.


Noel

System:  9900K@5.0Ghz Noctua NH-D15S, 32Gb 3200mHz DDR4, NVme 2Tb x 2, RTX 2070 Super, Win10 Pro, Dell curved 3440x1440, Saitek Yoke, TQ & Cessna Trim Wheel, UNLIMITED frames Vsync to 30Hz refresh

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I boycotted FeelThere after their poor handling of requests to improve virtual cockpit lightning, especially at night. Thumbing your nose at customers is no way to get more sales. It's a shame though because I really enjoyed flying their 737 classics.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

There's a good review. http://www.avsim.com...elThere/ERJ.htm I like the planes and they weren't expensive too. The avionics are pretty detailed and the features like the interactive checklists help on the first steps. Hand flying is nice and I also like the cockpit feel and atmosphere.

 

I'd say the night lighting comes in as a downside, mainly because it's just on or off and very bright and yellow-ish. But the rest is fun, especially the sounds.

 

The config tool of theirs allows for a nice setup, even on gauge refresh rates and the latest build of MCE also supports the planes, means you can have a voice commanded FO if you like, among other things.

 

Just make sure to really pick the 'V2' variant. They sometimes offer a discount in certain shops, I think PC Aviator had them for 20 bucks or so. That's like stealing.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I really like the plane, I do alot, but I uninstalled it because of fps issues with windows 7 64.

 

For whatever reason, fps is locked at 18fps or lower even when in cruise, something is holding it back. Even the NGX is better than this in fps.

 

I tried everything in settings, reduced all the displays, weather radar disabled, and reviewed every forum post about fps but there was never a solution. Officially the sale site didn't include windows 7 in supported OS so it was my risk to take. It was still a great plane and flyables for short flights but on long flights the performance deteriorated over time. I just got more enjoyment out of faster performing addons.

 

On the positive side the Call checklists included are excellent and the model is very nice, the systems are also good. MCE also supports this plane.


Dan.W

20.jpg

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I really like the plane, I do alot, but I uninstalled it because of fps issues with windows 7 64.

 

For whatever reason, fps is locked at 18fps or lower even when in cruise, something is holding it back. Even the NGX is better than this in fps.

 

I tried everything in settings, reduced all the displays, weather radar disabled, and reviewed every forum post about fps but there was never a solution. Officially the sale site didn't include windows 7 in supported OS so it was my risk to take. It was still a great plane and flyables for short flights but on long flights the performance deteriorated over time. I just got more enjoyment out of faster performing addons.

 

On the positive side the Call checklists included are excellent and the model is very nice, the systems are also good. MCE also supports this plane.

 

I have their ERJ175/195 and on those the FPS issue I reported was to do with their VC/panel in both FS9/FSX. I use the Grabowski panel and it is fine. I did not get a satisfactory response from them on this so I just continued without using their panels.

 

Shez


Shez Ansari

Windows 10 Home 64-bit; CPU: Intel Core i7-8700K; GPU: EVGA GEFORCE GTX 1080Ti 11GB; MB: Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5; RAM: 16GB; HD: Samsung 960 Pro 512GB SSD, Samsung 850 Pro 256GB SSD; Display: ASUS 4K 28", Asus UHD 26"

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

  • Tom Allensworth,
    Founder of AVSIM Online


  • Flight Simulation's Premier Resource!

    AVSIM is a free service to the flight simulation community. AVSIM is staffed completely by volunteers and all funds donated to AVSIM go directly back to supporting the community. Your donation here helps to pay our bandwidth costs, emergency funding, and other general costs that crop up from time to time. Thank you for your support!

    Click here for more information and to see all donations year to date.
  • Donation Goals

    AVSIM's 2020 Fundraising Goal

    Donate to our annual general fundraising goal. This donation keeps our doors open and providing you service 24 x 7 x 365. Your donation here helps to pay our bandwidth costs, emergency funding, and other general costs that crop up from time to time. We reset this goal every new year for the following year's goal.


    28%
    $7,075.00 of $25,000.00 Donate Now
×
×
  • Create New...