• MaskRider's Avatar
    Today, 10:06
    Hi Fibber, Can you give me the coords of the location you are speaking of? And yes, the lake has a very curious shoreline in that much of it seems to be floating vegetation and I don't think GoogleEarth quite knows what to do with it. It you notice the pictures I posted of the jetty, in the earlier images the jetty it well out past the shoreline but as time goes by the T-bone at the end is the only part still freely in the water. Thanks! MR
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  • MaskRider's Avatar
    Today, 09:53
    Wow. Dave. This is a mystery well worth delving into. I spent a good deal of time early this morning trying to pinpoint this location. There just doesn't seem to be anything down in what the title box calls SW Celebes that matches up. There is a Limboeng over in the SW corner of Borneo. But the terrain around it doesn't look anything like this. The only airfield of note, that I am aware of down in that part of Celebes was/is in the SW corner of Sulawesi (Celebes) at Makassar. And the jumbled-up terrain around and east of Makassar certainly looks like it could contain this set up of runways some where. I am wondering if perhaps theis complex of airstrips sits today under the runways and taxiways of Hasanuddin airport up NE of town? It would definitely be a great build. I have Makassar...
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  • MaskRider's Avatar
    Yesterday, 16:31
    Not at all outside the bell-curve of probability. The area was bombed, by both sides, during the war. Don't suppose you found any sign of the danged concrete seaplane jetty? ;^) I posted a comment to Olive, the lady whose site it is, asking her to please identify just where along the perimeter of the lake the seaplane jetty is located. Hope I hear back from her. Thanks for digging Fibber, I appreciate it., MR
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  • Shadow Wolf 07's Avatar
    Yesterday, 13:20
    Thanks much fellas!
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  • bearcat241's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:03
    I'm in...seems like a good opportunity to replace the old. I have a Netzero mailbox listed in my SOH user profile. Thanks!
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  • MaskRider's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:07
    Yes. Apprently this base too, while serving as an actual civilian stop before the war was actually nothing more than the jetty, a workshop and a place for flight crews to take a naps and refuel their planes. It was never a staging location for large operations. Although at the time of the Japanese attack on Manado, there were those six Do-24 flying recon flights from the "base". MR
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  • Rami's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:56
    Hey guys, Stockplane noticed a problem with the Polish campaign which highlighted an issue with the library objects from the BoB package, the GSL RAF buildings by gary20, and the TAF bgl update by Pen32Win. http://www.sim-outhouse.com/sohforums/local_links.php?action=jump&catid=45&id=2668 http://www.sim-outhouse.com/sohforums/local_links.php?action=jump&catid=45&id=6003 http://www.sim-outhouse.com/sohforums/local_links.php?action=jump&catid=45&id=3722
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  • MaskRider's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:49
    Hi Fibber, Thanks for posting those links! I have visited both of them HOWEVER for some reason I had not picked up on the hint . I will now redouble my efforts looking in that corner of the lake. Excellent! Although it is noteworthy that the little "town" of Kakas is actually at the SE corner of the lake Plus the views in those photos make me think that it is on the SE side. We shall see, I hope! The picture of the jetty with the guy walking on the left is from a personal blog site and she, the blogger, took the picture. I think I will email her and see if she can tell me just where on the lake it is located. He also says in his blog posting that "There is also a bunker and a munitions dump just across the road" which leads me to believe that there is a road running right along...
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  • Shadow Wolf 07's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:38
    My install is already set up months ago and I forgot the sequence. I am helping a friend install his IL2-1946. Do any of you know specifically which patches are needed. I have a bunch of IL2 patched in my archive but do not remember which ones are for the 1946 variant. I see links here, in this forum for 4.09, 4.10 and 4.101. Aren't there more? Thanks SW07 :wavey:
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  • Shadow Wolf 07's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:03
    When doing scenery, I copy and paste the .sca to the same folder as the SCASM and then drag and drop the .sca file onto the SCASM utility to create the new .bgl.
    2 replies | 157 view(s)
  • Shadow Wolf 07's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:57
    Easykill's ships are CVLs. If you want CVEs, try Collin's site. http://simviation.com//lair/cfs2shipyard.htm There are a couple of excellent ones there. SW07
    5 replies | 319 view(s)
  • kelticheart's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:09
    :jawdrop: Je les aime! Merveilleux! Téléchargez-les! KH :ernaehrung004:
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  • kelticheart's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:04
    :eagerness:........ kelticheart@libero.it Count me in! Thank you! KH :ernaehrung004:
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  • kelticheart's Avatar
    Yesterday, 00:59
    Here you go Dasuto247: http://www.sim-outhouse.com/sohforums/local_links.php?action=jump&catid=57&id=17436 http://www.sim-outhouse.com/sohforums/local_links.php?action=jump&catid=57&id=14125 http://www.sim-outhouse.com/sohforums/local_links.php?action=jump&catid=57&id=1901 http://www.sim-outhouse.com/sohforums/local_links.php?action=jump&catid=57&id=839
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  • MaskRider's Avatar
    Yesterday, 00:54
    Bearcat241, Fibber and Kelticheart, Thanks very much guys. I'll play around with them. BTW, I finished the rework of the Rhumba-mesh-mask-dedicated DEI airfields- I believe these were in the 2008 and 2009 packs- and have moved onto the Japanese/Dutch airfields on Sulawesi (Celebes). I have not made the pack available to the general-population but if anyone is interested let me know and I'll send you along what there is. I am currently working on the the Langoan area of NE Sulawesi. Its is a grand location for an airfield. I've had fun doping out where the old runway was located. After reading through some fascinating personal journal excerpts and such I was able to pick out the location of the old runway in Google Earth. It has gone entirely back to rice paddies and...
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  • kelticheart's Avatar
    Yesterday, 00:23
    Here it is MR! The batch I use to switch to my Early Pacific war. I have two theatres for early and late WWII in Europe (1939-43, 1943-45) and in the Pacific (1941-43, 1943-45). Why two? So that I can have about 110 airplanes installed for each theatre, reflecting versions and proper repaints for each historical period. It raises the total up to 220 for the entire war. I am thinking to fraction it even further, so that I can take advantage of the great trick taught to us by Cody Coyote, where it's possible editing missions manually and putting together different aircraft for the same flight. The immersion and realism factor raises a lot to me if I don't fly with wingmates wearing the same aircraft skin as mine, or I don't dogfight the same opponent over and over again. ...
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  • bearcat241's Avatar
    March 25th, 2015, 09:27
    On the other hand, if the leftover objects don't clash with anything newly added, they can also add some additional flavoring to the local landscape. A small scattering of unrelated, leftover gsl facilities near a new base can make the area around the new base appear more populated in some cases. It can even serve as an expansion of the new base in appearances only. I've always lamented the lack of autogen scenery coding in this sim -- makes the bases appear more like remote outposts, even in an area that in reality is a well populated location. Whenever i get this leftover gsl occurrence in a scenery change, i just leave them for the looks. :very_drunk:
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  • bearcat241's Avatar
    March 25th, 2015, 09:13
    Here's an example MR: del filelist.dat /s Just copy to a new text file, save the txt as any name of your choosing -- delete.dat is appropriate. Put a *.bat extension on it instead of *.txt, like "delete.dat.bat". Drop it into the main directories of all your sim installs or "remote" scenery folders and you're good to go for batch deletions.
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  • MaskRider's Avatar
    March 25th, 2015, 07:02
    No worries KH. At your convenience is soon enough! MR
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    How are things down there in Beaufort land? Been awhile since I have been there to see "Jerry" at Discovery Diving.
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    No GR. I threw only in HS.

    My choice for Discus came from Symphiosidon Discus, a tropical fish, and one of my "pets" that my kids and wife like a lot. Unfortunately I don´t have enough space for a german shepperd, my favorite dog.

    I think it´s important for you to know that until last week, before asking and getting from Talon the link to Caleb Flerk´s dp tutorial, a dp file for me was like reading a chinesse document.

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    you must add the 8 AAA on top of the new gsl i just sent you to get them firing as part of the mission.
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    Ghostrider I tried your operation Hailstone mission ( Truk strike 1E ) and my computer just handled it as far as the frame rate goes. I am using a e6400 dual core with a evga 8800gt video card. I think that was the most intense mission I have flown with cfs2 so far. A fantastic looking mission. olaf
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    How are you this rainy but fine day?
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