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F-16AM widescreen Superpit v1.0 for F4:AF, description of functionality

Cockpit views
- Shift -1 enables a HUD only view with MFD data separated on the screen
- Shift-2 enables a 2D cockpit for homepitbuilders, it only shows HUD/indexers and wings, you can not look down.
Note: Do not switch with Shift-2 in downward views in the normal cockpit, but in the default or upper views 
Nothing bad will happen but MFD's and HUD/RWR will be off
Flying at night: 
- You can enable backlit panels with a turning knob on the INT LTS panel at the right
- You can enable instruments lights with a turning knob on the INT LTS panel at the right
Tacan/map
-Clicking down 2 times from the default view shows the reference views for  Balkans TACAN selection and maps.
-Clicking left or right from that view shows other Balkans TACAN selection data and maps.
-Clicking down further shows the Korean reference views for TACAN selection and a map.
-Clicking right from that view shows other Korean TACAN selection data and maps.
- Clicking upwards from the TACAN views brings you back in the cockpit
Kneeboard and Rampstart
- The right knee has a set of browsable checklists, present are a complete rampstart checklist,  refuelling checklist, AA/AAA threat list, formations info.
Browsing is done by left and right clicking. Note that there are more 'clicks' than views, so browse backwards when you see the front cover again.
-Extra functionality
Some extra switches are included, canopy open/close switch, chaff/flare slap switch, browsable checklists, instruments/backlit panel lighting. 

 

Instruments and lights in blue: 

1. Indexer lights AOA 9.  Eyebrow warning lights 17. Landing gear indicator lights
2. Indexer lights REFUEL/NWS 10. MFD 18. AOA indicator
3. EW panel 11. Airspeed in MACH and knots 19. ADI
4. Digital RWR, see below for details 12. Altitude indicator 20. CLIMB indicator
5. DED 13. OIL pressure 21. HSI Horizontal Situation Indicator
6.  Backup Attitude Director Indicator 14. NOZZLE position 22. Standby magnetic compass
7. FUEL FLOW indicator  15. RPM 23. FUEL Indicator
8. Eyebrow warning lights 16. FTIT Fan Turbine Inlet Temperature 24. WARNING lights panel

Buttons and switches in green:

1. MASTER CAUTION OFF 13. Data Command Switch (DCS) 25. HOOK up/down switch
2. COMMS 1 14. Drift C/O switch 26. Parking brake switch
3. COMMS 2 15. FACK view system faults 27. Landing/TAXI lights switch
4. IFF 16.  Dragchute deploy switch 28. Landing gear control handle 
5. LIST 17. Laser Arm switch 29. TCN/ILS mode selector switch
6. Air to Air 18. MFD gain 30. Fuel Quantity selector knob
7. Air to Ground 19. MFD OSB buttons 31. Heading selector 
8. EW panel, see pic below for details 20. Master Arm selector switch 32. Course selector 
9. HUD brightness  21. MFD brightness 33. EXT FUEL selector switch
10. ICP buttons 22. HUD camera/video switch 34. Browsable checklists 
11. RET DEPR Manual Reticle   23. Autopilot ROLL
12. Cursor UP/DOWN 24. Autopilot PITCH

Buttons and switches in green, instruments/lights in blue:

1.Target Separation light(unstack symbols) 6. ECM standby/Exmit display 1. Filter priority threats (push to enable)
2. RWR display 7. Priority mode enabled light 2. Priority mode button
3. Chaff and Flares available numbers 8. Unknown radar sources enabled light 3. Target Separation button
4. Low altitude threats warning 9. Missile launch warning light  4. Unknown radar sources button
5. Chaff and Flares available numbers 10. RWR active light  5. Naval threats Priority button
6. ECM standby/Exmit display 11. Jammer enabled light   30. Fuel Quantity selector knob

Instruments and lights in blue:

1.  Landing gear indicator lights 4. HSI heading distance in miles 7. Kneeboard
2. AOA indicator 5. HSI course in degrees 8. CMDS see pic below for details
3. ADI 6. HSI 9. UHF Channel #

Buttons and switches in green:

1. HUD camera/video switch 11. Brakes switch 21. Manual Pitch Override switch 
2. Autopilot ROLL 12. Parking brake switch 22. UHF Channel selector
3. Autopilot PITCH 13. Landing gear control handle  23. Ejection seat ARM controller (SEAR)
4. MFD OSB buttons 14. Stores CAT I/III switch  24. Idle detent switch
5. Stores Jettison  15. HORN Silencer button  25. Briefing Steerpoints
6.  HOOK up/down switch 16. Landing/TAXI lights switch 26. Briefing 
7. TCN/ILS mode selector switch 17.  Canopy open switch (as yellow spider) 27. Moving map
8. HDG rotary switch 18. CMDS, see pic below for details 28. Ejection seat handle
9. Course rotary switch 19. Alternate Gear down control reset
10. Ground Jettison Enable switch 20. Alternate Gear down control

Instruments and lights in blue:

1. ALT button  4. EW Program switch  7. Chaff release power 
2. SRCH button, displays Search Radars on the RWR  5. EW main mode switch  8. EW Jammer power 
3. RWR toggle RWR system, enables receiving of RWR data  6. RF Silent switch  9. EW RWR power 
10. Flare release power

Lights and instruments in blue:
1. ADI  6. HSI 11. LOX indicator
2. CLIMB Indicator 7. Standby magnetic compass 12. EPU FUEL Indicator
3. FTIT 8. FUEL Indicator 13. Clock
4. HSI distance in miles 9. Pilot Fault Display (PFD)
5. HSI course in degrees 10. Hydraulic Press A and B Indicator

Buttons and switches in green:
1. MFD OSB buttons 6. Various checklists, left/rightclick to browse 11. HUD DED DATA switch
2. HDG rotary switch 7. Ejection seat handle 12. HUD Depressible Reticle ON/STBY/OFF
3. Course rotary switch 8. FCR power switch 13. HUD ALT RADAR switch
4. Fuel Quantity selector knob 9.  Radar ALT switch 14. HUD DAY/NIGHT switch
5. EXT FUEL selector switch 10. HUD ATT/FPM switch

Buttons and switches in green:

1. Radar ALT switch 9. HUD ATT/FPM switch 17. Power MMC switch (Modular Mission Computer)  
2. HUD Depressible Reticle ON/STBY/OFF 10. HUD ALT RADAR switch 18. Power ST/STA switch (Stores Station System)
3. HUD Test step 11. Instruments Lights brightness 19. Power MFD switch (Multi Function Displays)
4. Air Source selector 12. Panel backlighting brightness 20. Power UFC (Up Front Controls= DED and ICP)
5. Right Hardpoint power switch 13. Left Hardpoint power switch 21. Interial Navigation System rotary switch (INS)
6. HUD DED DATA switch 14. HUD Vertical Velocity switch 22. Power GPS switch (Global Positioning System)
7. HUD DAY/NIGHT switch 15. HUD CAS/TAS switch 23. Power Datalink switch (DL), required to Datalink wingman 
8. Instruments Lights brightness 16. Voice Inhibit switch positional data and JSTAR updates Clock

Buttons and switches in green:

1. Chaff/Flare Slap switch 11. M1/M3 selector switch 21. JFS switch (Jet Fuel Start)
2. Master FUEL switch 12. TACAN channel selectors 22. COMM1 volume/power  rotary switch
3. Engine Feed rotary switch 13. EXT LTS, Anti collision switch 23. UHF panel function switch
4. Air refuel door switch 14. EXT LTS Position lights switch FLASH/STDY 24. COMM2 volume/power  rotary switch
5. EPU FUEL switch 15. EXT LTS Position lights switch Fuselage 25. Terrain following tone(Not enabled) rotary switch
6. ALT FLAPS extend switch  16. Roll Trim rotary switch 26. Secure Voice volume (Not enabled) rotary switch
7. IFF master switch 17. Trim Autopilot/Disc switch 27. Missile tone volume
8. C&I  Communication/Backup switch 18. EXT LTS Master switch 28.Threat tone volume
9. Main ELEC POWER switch  19. YAW Trim rotary switch 29. UHF channel rotary switch
10. Leading Edge FLAPS switch (lock) 20. Pitch Trim rotary switch

 
F-16AM widescreen Superpit features: 
General info
- Included are a 2D cockpit and matching 3D cockpit in one installer
- The 2D pit is completely revised and an also be used at lower resolutions, it will automatically be scaled down.
- When not flying in 1920x1200 resolution but autoscaled, it is possible that switches have minor misalignments 
- The 3D pit model has had some major adjustments from the default pit, ACESII pitots turned,ICP a little closer to the pilot, wing/tail lights, an animated canopy, landing gear and landing gear lights added.
- The 3D pit has completely new and revised textures
Cockpit views
- Included are a 2D cockpit and matching 3D cockpit in one installer
- Shift -1 enables a HUD only view with MFD data separated on the screen
- Shift-2 enables a 2D cockpit for homepitbuilders, it only shows HUD/indexers and wings, you can not look down.
Note: Do not switch with Shift-2 in downward views in the normal cockpit, but in the default or upper views 
Nothing bad will happen but MFD's and HUD/RWR will be off
Flying at night: 
- You can enable backlit panels with a turning knob on the INT LTS panel at the right
- You can enable instruments lights with a turning knob on the INT LTS panel at the right
Tacan/map
-Clicking down 2 times from the default view shows the reference views for  Balkans TACAN selection and maps.
-Clicking left or right from that view shows other Balkans TACAN selection data and maps.
-Clicking down further shows the Korean reference views for TACAN selection and a map.
-Clicking right from that view shows other Korean TACAN selection data and maps.
- Clicking upwards from the TACAN views brings you back in the cockpit
Kneeboard
- The right knee has a set of browsable checklists, present are a complete rampstart checklist,  refuelling checklist, AA/AAA threat list, formations info.  Browsing is done by left and right clicking. Note that there are more 'clicks' than views, so browse backwards when you see the front cover again.
-Rampstart
- A full rampstart is possible, checklist on the right knee in the siulation.
-Extra functionality
Some extra switches are included, canopy open/close switch, chaff/flare slap switch, browsable checklists, instruments/backlit panel lighting. 
Credits for this add-on:
- Homercide for the excellent !  installer and all his help in general.
- Nikos Eystratiou for his updated TACAN lists for Balkans and Korea 
- Trynian for his 3D cockpit changes
- My wife and kids for allowing me to invest time in the project
Aeyes, cockpits.nl

 

 

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