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by Sparky
Sat Nov 16, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: VR thoughts
Replies: 17
Views: 981

Re: VR thoughts

VR is amazing. Headset ...you could go for the Pimax 8k (https://www.pimax.com/) but your hardware won't run it and you'll have to have very low frame rates or graphics settings. The Reverb (https://www8.hp.com/us/en/vr/reverb-vr-headset.html) is very sharp but has less of a FOV.... Or you can go f...
by Sparky
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: No.6 Operational Training Unit
Topic: Feldwebel Scram leaves Kalach
Replies: 34
Views: 2642

TAW - Tactical Air War

Scram, you might want to register on the German side of Tactical Air War and then get added to our squad there by whomever does that, Tom I think. You might already be on there but it's some of our best times fighting as a squad. We do perverse things like leave perfectly good fighters on the field ...
by Sparky
Fri Aug 23, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: No.6 Operational Training Unit
Topic: Feldwebel Scram leaves Kalach
Replies: 34
Views: 2642

Re: Feldwebel Scram leaves Kalach

Eddie wrote:
Fri Aug 23, 2019 5:53 pm
Welcome Scram...I'll be assiging you a number this evening, check the campaign post.
Depending on how many beers Eddie has you might get number eleveny bazillion and assignment to a squadron guarding the Panama Canal or Antartica.
by Sparky
Thu Aug 22, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: No.6 Operational Training Unit
Topic: Feldwebel Scram leaves Kalach
Replies: 34
Views: 2642

Re: Feldwebel Scram leaves Kalach

Congratulations, Scram. Welcome to the Monkey House.
by Sparky
Mon Aug 19, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: HP Reverb Professional Edition VR headset (v2)
Replies: 1
Views: 413

HP Reverb Professional Edition VR headset (v2)

I think Merlin has a new Valve Index and someone else is also going to order a Valve Index. No one has the HP Reverb. Are there reasons to choose one over the other? My HP Reverb Professional (v2) VR headset arrived at my US address today and I'll arrive there Wednesday night. I guess the horse has ...
by Sparky
Thu Aug 01, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: No.6 Operational Training Unit
Topic: Feldwebel Mark leaves Kalach
Replies: 15
Views: 1296

Re: Feldwebel Mark leaves Kalach

Nice Hub Zemke picture Mark as your avatar. Here's three of the 56th Fighter Group’s 39 aces. (Left to right) Robert S. Johnson, Hubert “Hub” Zemke and Walker “Bud” Mahurin. (US National Archives) http://263i3m2dw9nnf6zqv39ktpr1-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2006/06/Johnson-3-690_640.jpg
by Sparky
Thu Aug 01, 2019 12:39 am
Forum: No.6 Operational Training Unit
Topic: Feldwebel Kipp leaves Kalach
Replies: 12
Views: 1043

Re: Feldwebel Kipp leaves Kalach

Welcome aboard, Kipp. Enjoy! You'll love the actual missions.
by Sparky
Thu Aug 01, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: No.6 Operational Training Unit
Topic: Feldwebel Mark leaves Kalach
Replies: 15
Views: 1296

Re: Feldwebel Mark leaves Kalach

Welcome Mark. Pick up the tab tonight at the O club for your party and welcome aboard.
by Sparky
Thu Jul 25, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: Oculus Rift VR Headset cable
Replies: 4
Views: 450

Re: Oculus Rift VR Headset cable

PM sent. If it's quick I'll be glad to receive and forward it. I'll be home in France every day to receive it except on July 31st and I leave for Paris and the US on August 21.
by Sparky
Wed Jul 24, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: need to get operational in France ASAP
Replies: 6
Views: 627

Re: need to get operational in France ASAP

Oooh what did you go for? MSI Z390 GAMING Plus: [PROCESSOR]: Intel Core I9-9900K clocked at 8x3.60GHz (8x5.00GHz Turbo) with liquid cooling Watercooling ---- [GRAPHICS CARD]: Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080Ti 11GO ---- [MOTHERBOARD]: MSI Z390 GAMING Plus ---- [MEMORY]: 32GB RAM DDR4 3000Mhz (64GB max) ----...
by Sparky
Wed Jul 24, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: need to get operational in France ASAP
Replies: 6
Views: 627

Re: need to get operational in France ASAP

Thanks, everyone. I placed my order and should be up and running on or before August 1st.
by Sparky
Tue Jul 23, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: need to get operational in France ASAP
Replies: 6
Views: 627

need to get operational in France ASAP

Silk and Merlin and others advised me on Whatsapp of good companies in Great Britain that sell high-performance gaming desktop computers but that's waaaay back in the message feed. I want to get closed look cooling and particular features, pick my GPU and chip set, etc. European companies that speak...
by Sparky
Tue Jul 23, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Tangmere Pilots Guest Room
Topic: Welcome Guests.
Replies: 243
Views: 41433

Re: Welcome Guests.

Scram77 wrote:
Tue Jul 23, 2019 6:30 pm
...it’s nice to see the history and background of the squadrons you’re involved in respected.
Yes, the squadron you're involved in is respected. The others drink sheep dip if we're to be believed. :Biggrin Friendly rivalry, involving slander, false rumor and of course knives.
by Sparky
Fri Jun 14, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Tangmere Pilots Guest Room
Topic: Welcome Guests.
Replies: 243
Views: 41433

Re: Welcome Guests.

Walker wrote:
Fri Jun 14, 2019 6:52 pm
Johnny and me are the same person, I used Johnny as the name as I didn't know if Walker was alright. My bad for the confusion
The whisky, lad. :Thumbup :Devil Bring the whisky.
by Sparky
Fri Jun 14, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: Tangmere Pilots Guest Room
Topic: Welcome Guests.
Replies: 243
Views: 41433

Re: Welcome Guests.

Welcome and I hope to see you tonight. It'll be an odd night flying the obstacle course.Bring along your relative, Johnny Walker.

Another Yank. That would make four. How many more do you think are underneath the cabinets and under the refrigerator? They should have sprayed.