Fly Away Simulation

FSX Compatible F-86 Sabre Engine Smoke Effect

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Microsoft Flight Simulator X (FSX) including Steam Edition & Prepar3D (P3D)
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After multiple requests, an alternative engine smoke effect for the FS2004 Kirk Olsson F-86 Sabre when used in FSX, any version of which you must have previously installed in FSX. Easy Installation. By Tom Tiedman.

Screenshot of F-86 Sabre in flight.

Screenshot of F-86 Sabre in flight.

  • Open your F-86 "aircraft.cfg" file, find the [SMOKESYSTEM] section, and delete it.
  • Copy and paste all of the [SMOKESYSTEM] info. below back into your F-86 "aircraft.cfg" file, replacing what you just deleted.
  • Copy and paste the enclosed "fx_smoke_f6.fx" file into your FSX "Effects" folder. (It's probably there already).
  • Press your "I" key (or not) while flying your F-86 and enjoy the smoke!

smoke.0= -20.0, 0.0, 0.8, fx_smoke_f6

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The archive has 8 files and directories contained within it.

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Filename/Directory File Date File Size
file_id.diz07.27.10270 B
FSX_F-86_engine_smoke.jpg07.27.10132.69 kB
fx_smoke_f6.fx06.04.101.17 kB
READ ME and INSTALLATION.txt07.27.101.53 kB
Smoke 2.jpg07.27.1056.92 kB
Smoke 3.jpg07.27.1058.01 kB
flyawaysimulation.txt10.29.13959 B
Go to Fly Away Simulation.url01.22.1652 B

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