What’s In the Cessna 421c Sim

Software

Flight Sim

X-Plane 11 Free Game Download Full

Scenery Enhancements

  • Ortho4XP – Australian Tiles using Bing (BI) Maps as the source
  • AustraliaPro

Airports

Plugins

  • Cessna 172 REP

Hardware

There are two PCs in my sim. The first controls the forward and side views and the flight model.

The second is dedicated to the cockpit screens and controls.

Forward View PC Specs:

  • Intel Core i7-6700K Processor 4.0GHz
  • Corsair Hydro GTX H100i liquid cooler
  • ASUS Z170 motherboard
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit
  • 16GB DDR4-2666 RAM
  • Intel 850 256GB SSD Primary Boot Drive – This drive has X-Plane on it
  • 3TB 7200 RPM Hard Drive – All Orth4XP Scenery is stored here
  • ASUS GeForce GTX 1060 6GB DDR5

Display Devices Specs:

  • 30″ Dell Monitor – Front View
  • 2x  Optomoa GT1080 utra-short throw projectors – Still to be installed and replace the 30″ Dell
  • 2x ViewSonic 32-inch HD 1080p LED – Side windows

 

Cockpit Screens & Controls PC Specs:

  • Intel Core i7-6700K Processor 4.0GHz
  • Corsair Hydro GTX H100i liquid cooler
  • Gigabyte Z270 motherboard
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit
  • 16GB DDR4-2666 RAM
  • Intel 860 EVO Pro 256GB SSD Primary Boot Drive – This drive is the primary boot partition
  • 1TB 7200 RPM Hard Drive – Storage Drive
  • ASUS GeForce GTX 950 TI 4GB DDR5

Display Devices Specs:

  • 17″ Dell Monitor – Pilot Gauges
  • 15″ Dell Monitor – Co-Pilot Gauges

Avionics & Controls

I have the following avionics and controls, which are working off USB hubs: