Bottom Lighting Panel

Strategies
Kit Bashing


Simulator Supplier Parts
Hispa Panels564 x 72 mm
Sismo Soluciones597 x 85 mm
CockpitSimParts682 x 82 mm
PC Flights562 x 86 mm (measured)


December 2016 prices
Supplierpanelpartstotalnotes
Hispa Panels 412364 €uses small toggle switches
Sismo Soluciones-Module 239incl239 €Assembled
Sismo Soluciones-Panel 45---45 €Panel only (+ components)
Open Cockpits 393574 €
CockpitSimParts 25~ 35£ 60
PC Flights 6339$102

STRATEGIES
I elected to use a panel with large switches.

KIT BASHING
No real kit bashing was done.
Backlighting was done using perf board with 30mm spacers to place it behind the switches. Switches were wired to a 40-pin header with wiring matching the SIMIO boards supplied by Hispa