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by spud42
Thu May 01, 2014 7:53 am
Forum: Expansion Pack
Topic: [RELEASED] - Storm class multirole craft
Replies: 7
Views: 1923

Re: WIP - Storm class multirole craft

nice.......
by spud42
Wed Apr 23, 2014 8:59 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Complete newb with some questions
Replies: 30
Views: 6401

Re: Complete newb with some questions

cheers guys all good ideas... i did look at the josher last night and the far arm tanker..... the tanker did seem to fit the bill i also tried the venom oxp but too many pirates had it on my first parcel run and i died several times..... so that one got removed.. lol still flying the cobra MkIII for...
by spud42
Mon Apr 21, 2014 7:30 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Complete newb with some questions
Replies: 30
Views: 6401

Re: Complete newb with some questions

ok just looking at Military Stingray Mk II , Pelamis or Remorse of Conscience oxp's at sub0.3 LM Pelamis might be a bit slow, however at 0.47 RoC seems a it too fast maybe a Far Arm Tanker? at 50t on the small side of what i wanted but has a 10t extension available..... damn this is harder than buyi...
by spud42
Mon Apr 21, 2014 7:15 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Complete newb with some questions
Replies: 30
Views: 6401

Re: Complete newb with some questions

cheers Disembodied,Norby and Ranthe..... looks like some more dl to go...lol checking out the ships now , looks like a whole lot in the area i wanted ,will have to research and find which oxp i need to get them.. i dont want an uber ship but i think a sweet spot of 50t cargo and 10t to 15t passenger...
by spud42
Sun Apr 20, 2014 11:56 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Complete newb with some questions
Replies: 30
Views: 6401

Re: Complete newb with some questions

sorry to OP to derail his thread ..lol want to stay with trading but more as a means to fund exploration. There doesent seem to be an inbetween ship in the vanilla game, ths cobra with cargo extension is 35t next step up seems to be 100t or bigger and slooowwww.....lo. need a ship that is around 60 ...
by spud42
Sun Apr 20, 2014 3:24 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Complete newb with some questions
Replies: 30
Views: 6401

Re: Complete newb with some questions

Hi, another recent noobie here although i did play Frontier a LOT back in the day but never played Elite. any way this is a list of what i have installed and i am loving this game, so a BIG thank you to all involved in Oolite and the relevant OXP's...... Additional Planets BGS Cabal Common Library D...
by spud42
Sat Apr 12, 2014 4:29 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: NASA officials to disclose space shuttle orbiter mix-up
Replies: 7
Views: 5781

Re: NASA officials to disclose space shuttle orbiter mix-up

SirArian wrote:Nope. It probably wouldn't have mattered even if they weren't. They would just go with the new names. What is a name, but a word by which a thing is to be called?
paraphrase Shakespeare??? "a rose by any other name"?
by spud42
Sun Apr 06, 2014 1:34 pm
Forum: Oolite-PC
Topic: [fixed]trouble contacting station traffic control
Replies: 8
Views: 7002

Re: [fixed]trouble contacting station traffic control

Belated thank you.
Been too busy playing to reply... lol
well at first i couldnt dock at all mayby 1 in 10 was successful. but with a few hints from you guys and the info about targeting the station first i am now docking 100% and no fines!!!
starting to wonder if i need a docking computer at all....
by spud42
Thu Apr 03, 2014 8:36 am
Forum: Fiction
Topic: The Oolite Saga
Replies: 104
Views: 94569

Re: The Oolite Saga

Glad you're still enjoying these folks. Books three and four are by far the best of the Oolite Saga. Elite Reclamation on the other hand, takes it to an entirely new level, to be released in the next few months. http://www.drewwagar.com Cheers, Drew. literally couldnt put it down. was reading on th...
by spud42
Sun Mar 30, 2014 2:23 am
Forum: Oolite-PC
Topic: [fixed]trouble contacting station traffic control
Replies: 8
Views: 7002

Re: trouble contacting station traffic control

All stations should respond - you need to have the station targeted first, though. You can remap the keys if you'd prefer them in a different place - find the keyconfig.plist file and copy it to your AddOns folder, then open it in a text editor (not Notepad, but Wordpad is fine) and change the keys...
by spud42
Sat Mar 29, 2014 7:40 am
Forum: Oolite-PC
Topic: [fixed]trouble contacting station traffic control
Replies: 8
Views: 7002

[fixed]trouble contacting station traffic control

so, of the very few times i have been able to dock... i have only been able to contact traffic control 2 times. i press shift L and get nothing. i dock then get fined!! ok so its not much but as i stuffed up and hit "d"thinking to go right but dumped cargo instead... im broke.... is this a bug in th...
by spud42
Sat Mar 29, 2014 6:52 am
Forum: Fiction
Topic: The Oolite Saga
Replies: 104
Views: 94569

Re: The Oolite Saga

Drew, I found your Oolite saga books on ios last week and must say i have thoroughly enjoyed them. I have not finished the third book yet but its on my phone and i cant put it down. Love the subtle and not s subtle references to other scifi , makes me wonder how many i missed... will have to go bac...
by spud42
Fri Mar 28, 2014 10:35 am
Forum: Fiction
Topic: The Oolite Saga
Replies: 104
Views: 94569

Re: The Oolite Saga

Drew, I found your Oolite saga books on ios last week and must say i have thoroughly enjoyed them. I have not finished the third book yet but its on my phone and i cant put it down. Love the subtle and not s subtle references to other scifi , makes me wonder how many i missed... will have to go back...
by spud42
Thu Mar 27, 2014 9:03 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Introduce Yourself.
Replies: 1129
Views: 337465

Re: Introduce Yourself.

cheers guys. still havent made my first docking at zaonce.. grrrrrrrr just cant seem to line the bay up correctly.... flew to the marker and aimed at the station bay but still crash.. more practice tonight...lol The slower you dock, the harder it gets, as you're spending more time in the slot.. try...
by spud42
Wed Mar 26, 2014 8:24 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Introduce Yourself.
Replies: 1129
Views: 337465

Re: Introduce Yourself.

cheers guys. still havent made my first docking at zaonce.. grrrrrrrr

just cant seem to line the bay up correctly.... flew to the marker and aimed at the station bay but still crash..
more practice tonight...lol