That's dedication!
June 24, 2005 9:36 AM   Subscribe

Home made F-16 Flight Simulator. It's amazing what a determined guy can accomplish on his own. Lots of pictures. He's been working on it for 10 years.
posted by McBain (10 comments total)
Holy shit that's awesome.
posted by jalexei at 9:45 AM on June 24, 2005

There's also Project 757.
posted by mrbill at 9:50 AM on June 24, 2005

Even neater - The A320 Project. WOW.
posted by mrbill at 10:05 AM on June 24, 2005

The dude should enlist in the airforce, or someone should whisper "fembot" into his ear.
posted by disgruntled at 10:28 AM on June 24, 2005

It's good to have a hobby.
posted by dsquid at 10:40 AM on June 24, 2005

Holy cray-up. Wouldn't it be easier to get a flying license?
posted by Termite at 11:03 AM on June 24, 2005

That's not an F-16. He took a fiberglass replica of the F-16 cockpit shell and added all sorts of panel to make a generic flight simulator. The picture on his Overview page is closer to an F-16 cockpit than what he developed, which is still an impressive piece of work.
posted by joaquim at 12:23 PM on June 24, 2005

Wow! All that work just to play a video game.
posted by c13 at 5:07 PM on June 24, 2005

I think my comment was too harsh. This is jawdropping work, a kid's dream come true. But still, if they had spent the same work on getting a license, they could probably be flying now...
posted by Termite at 12:03 AM on June 25, 2005

> Wouldn't it be easier to get a flying license?

That's what I was going to say. Easier and cheaper?
posted by pracowity at 1:37 PM on June 25, 2005

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