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does body gear turning operate during pushback?

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Just curious, given that in the tutorial on pg 88 it notes that:

 

"#4 (pump) in AUX powers the brakes and body gear steering while the engines are off."


Chris...PMDG Cultist

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http://www.pprune.org/tech-log/9566-question-about-747-body-gear-steering.html

 

This thread seems to suggest it does in the real world (apologies if you knew this). 

 

Can you switch to an external view to check if it happens in-sim?


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Hey Chris,

 

Minor correction to that statement.  Hydraulic System 1 is the system that controls Body and Nose gear steering so you our procedure is Sys 4 to AUX,  Sys 1 Demand to AUTO.  That gives you brakes and steering.   I will have the person who wrote that part of the manual reprimanded immediately  :hi:


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Haha, my compliments to Tabs, he does excellent work regardless.


Chris...PMDG Cultist

[P3Dv5 flier, Radar Contact, PMDG 772, MD11, 748v3, NGX, QW 787, LDS 763 and Majestic q400-8 owner]

 

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