Jump to content

Sign in to follow this  
Mephic

Realistic AS16 NGX settings (turbulence)

Recommended Posts

Hi

 

I'm trying to find right balance for NGX in AS16 configuration.

 

Would anyone who is using this software be able to share the settings? I am currently using 35 Wake turbulence (default: 50) and 70 wind turbulence (default 100) as it seems that anything above that makes the aircraft go wild when autopilot is ON. Enhanced turbulence OFF.

 

I posted this on PMDG forum as I think that here I'll be able to find best advice from 737 drivers.

 


Tomasz Zawadzki

rb_banner_driver.png

Banner_MJC1.png

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

why not  just trial an  error  method   to see  what works  for  you


I7-800k,Corsair h1101 cooler ,Asus Strix Gaming Intel Z370 S11 motherboard, Corsair 32gb ramDD4,    2  ssd 500gb 970 drive, gtx 1080ti Card,  RM850 power supply

 

Peter kelberg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Because what I "like" may not be what is realistic and I'd like to see most close to RW depiction I'm able to.


Tomasz Zawadzki

rb_banner_driver.png

Banner_MJC1.png

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

For realism, I've had to dial everything down A LOT.  

 

I've noticed- an "immersion package" overdoes the immersion.   A weather package tends to over do the "weather".   An AI injection package seems to overdo the AI....These packages are great but by default, in my opinion, the settings need to be dialed down.   They all seem a little over anxious to show off their main trait.   The settings you've mentioned, I have dialed down to 10% or less.   Crazy, I know.   But I like being able to actually land.

 

Mark Trainer


Mark Trainer

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Well, I don't have any issues with landing since I'm doing this almost every day for some years now with NGX and I had some great fun fighting turbulence and crosswinds - it's just  I don't find them always realistic and I know that if I would be one of pax on my planes I would probably simply puke all flight.

 

Anyway - I settled on 40% wake and 70% wind. Seems to match rw behavior and also ND behavior in flight.


Tomasz Zawadzki

rb_banner_driver.png

Banner_MJC1.png

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

settled on 40% wake

One of these days a Cessna in the hold short position is going to take you out of the sky. I have wake turbulence set to 0.

Michael Cubine
xVxT6x.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

A lot of truth spoken here.  I don't think air movement in P3D is very good.  It's not going to be too realistic.  Best you can get is having to react.  I was near a winter cloud with 100% turbulence turned on and the A320 couldn't keep up with the turbulence...a fairly rare event and I don't think I was in a SIGMET area.  I've dialed back to 70 and may go down to 50. 


Gregg Seipp

"A good landing is when you can walk away from the airplane.  A great landing is when you can reuse it."
i7-8700 32GB Ram, GTX-1070 8 Gig RAM

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Kostas, one of the HiFi Tech developers, recommends that AS2016's Turbulence Scale setting be at 35 when flying the FSL A320X. I hold to that setting regardless of what I'm flying (the NGX included), and it seems to be both manageable and exciting (at times). And please, don't fly through thunderstorms...


Wayne Klockner
United Virtual /Fly Delta Virtual

BetaTeamB.png

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

So you don't touch wind nor wake turbulence, just set this one global setting?


Tomasz Zawadzki

rb_banner_driver.png

Banner_MJC1.png

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

So you don't touch wind nor wake turbulence, just set this one global setting?

 

I don't change the wind turbulence but I do dial down the wake turbulence to 25-30...it always seems a bit severe.


Wayne Klockner
United Virtual /Fly Delta Virtual

BetaTeamB.png

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The FSX turbulence model does unrealistic things to flight dynamics. Also, with 100% IAS variations are ridiculous. 25% for all turbulence settings suits me.


ki9cAAb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

ASN user here. Wake turbulence 0 (off), and wind turbulence at 70% for PMDG addons, 30% for FSL A320

I found 70% to be quite realistic for where I usually fly, maybe a bit on the challenging side. 30% for FSL only because their autoflight system cannot handle it otherwise.

 

No updraft/downdrafts.


Dave P. Woycek

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

  • 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.


    15%
    $3,985.00 of $25,000.00 Donate Now
×
×
  • Create New...