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Old 12-31-2013, 11:46 PM   #1
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Hello everyone! I have started my new hobby of RC Helicopter's. My family got me a 3 channel coaxial and well i fell in love. I bought a Propel Speedstar and well as we all know. Broke it, now i am waiting on getting parts. So in the mean time I found Realflight and learning on that. Well I am doing pretty good so far, with the crash here and there mainly from doing silly things.

But too my question, how realistic is the flying mechanic in this sim?
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Some thing are easier on the sim and some are harder.

No sim recreates the effect of wind quite correctly.
The aircraft on the sim are always 100% straight. Real aircraft are not.
The perspective of how far the model is from you and how to "find the runway" can be odd in a sim. You can adjust the view somewhat to improve this but it will always look different in real life.

Most of the model responses will be very accurate.
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