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Nice! We need something like this, even if it's an interim step for whatever Laminar is planning in the future. 

Next obvious question: is it compatible with the new HD v4 scenery mesh? 

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22 minutes ago, Paraffin said:

Nice! We need something like this, even if it's an interim step for whatever Laminar is planning in the future. 

Next obvious question: is it compatible with the new HD v4 scenery mesh? 

Yes! It will work with the v4 mesh..

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45 minutes ago, jspahn said:

Yes! It will work with the v4 mesh..

Sold! 

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46 minutes ago, jspahn said:

Yes! It will work with the v4 mesh..

Awesome! Post some more eye candy please !

 

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3 hours ago, ryanbatcund said:

Finally!

I suppose I'll have to stop using Ortho though - tradeoffs in life!

Oh well.. but think of all the disk space you'll free up!

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Now this is a big if but I'd like to collaborate with ortho2xp in the future along with third party airport designers...

It's definitely new ground and one I want to grow for the sake of the community...

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1 hour ago, jspahn said:

Now this is a big if but I'd like to collaborate with ortho2xp in the future along with third party airport designers...

It's definitely new ground and one I want to grow for the sake of the community...

This looks terrific, can you provide more information please?  Will it work with every weather engine or does it require a specific one?  Do airports need to be specifically modified to use it? Will the seasons adjust to correct location/hemisphere?

Many thanks

 

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Looks great. I remember when this was first teased a few years back. Looking forward to it's release.

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7 hours ago, jspahn said:

Yes! It will work with the v4 mesh..

Yes, many users still  don't understand or know it ... but let me very shortly sum it up:

  • HD Mesh Scenery v4 (or any mesh scenery from me) is "simply" a vastly improved version of the default scenery. So, it only changes the underlying geometry data (mesh structure, overlay data)
  • HD Mesh Scenery v4 (or any mesh scenery from me) does NOT need or bring along any extra textures or artwork! It completely relies on the default artwork set coming with XP11 ...

Thus, if TerraMAXX works with modifying the default texture set (which it quite obviously does, otherwise it won't work with default scenery either) then it also fully works with any mesh scenery coming from me (including HD Mesh Scenery v4).

 

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10 hours ago, ryanbatcund said:

Finally!

I suppose I'll have to stop using Ortho though - tradeoffs in life!

I mainly fly in California, and I'm not trading off my orthos, but it's understandable for people who want to see snowy landscapes in winter.

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