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I remember somewhere in a forum about fixing an issue that occurs with CH Pro Pedals. I just purchased a new PC uploaded all softwares, add-ons, and everything is working fine except for the CH Pro Pedals. I've calbrated them using CH manager. This is the issue, after starting engines and releasing brakes I just need about 25% power for the airbus A320 to continue moving, however, as soon as I brake or moving the rudder the aircraft stops and I have to push power to about 38-40% to begin moving again. Never had this problem before.

 

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SImForLife


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When you calibrated did you allow for a small amount of deadspace before the brakes activate?

 

Try this when calibrating:

 

When CH Control Manager asks you to center the pedals and release both toe brakes, place a CD case under the rear of each pedal, this raises them slightly off their lower range and adds a small deadzone to the lower range of the pedals, giving you a small area where twitching toes or feet won't activate the brakes in-game.

 

You can also do it without the CD cases and just your feet, it's just a little tougher to get them to match up (watch the numbers on the right hand side of the calibrating window).


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Hi pmanhart:

 

I tried you suggestion still have the same issue. I tried recalibrating using your method and I played with the null zones in FSX going from one extreme (all the way to the left & all the way to the right) and I still get the same issue. And what is funning is I don't see the brake indicator that comes up on the screen in red on the lower left side yet the brakes get applied.

 

Thanks,

SimForLife


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Maybe it's not the pedals but the aircraft you are using?

 

If this is the Aerosoft Airbus I know the throttle detents caused a problem for me.


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Same for me with the pmdg 737. I start taxing with 23 percent thrust and move right away. Once I break once it takes about 35 percent to get me moving


Greg Smith

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I have found that using the differential brakes with my CH Pro pedals is also causing the parking brake to be set (but no red parking brake text appears). I *think* it may be the way the brakes are mapped but have not explored it yet. I was going to look into it this weekend. Meanwhile, I find just setting and releasing the parking brake removes the problem.

 

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I have not had success with CH manager, so deleted it. I calibrate first under windows and use FSuipc for final calibration. It works fine.

Note that you have a few options there too with FSuipc: you may wish to use FSuipc only for button and slider adjustments/calibration and delete those of the simulator.

Some have reported success with that. Not me. I have used FSX calibration/button assignments and sensitivity has to be at maximum.

I suggest the following procedure: (if you use FSuipc)

go to the Modules folder of FSX and open fsuipc Documents,

Open FSuipc4 User Guide.pdf

Follow the procedure at page 55: Appendix: Axis assignment in FSUIPC4 – 10x2 Commandments.

Hope it helps

Pierre

 


Pierre

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