First Panel

This is my first effort at building a cockpit panel for use with flight simulators. It is a basic bottom panel, modeled loosely after a Cessna 172.

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The panel Closeup of small switch

The only switch left to add is the magneto/starter switch in the blank space on the left side. I will probably build my own, based on this product. Check out the brochure link at the bottom of the page for construction details.

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I was pleasantly surprised to find a split toggle switch at my local electronics surplus store to use as a battery/alternator switch.

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Here is the USB interface portion of the excellent (and free) MJoy16 controller I am building on some .100″ perfboard.

Update

IT WORKS!!!!!!
Thank you Mindaugas Milasauskas!

Dec 6 17:21:13 winchester usb 1-1: new low speed USB device using ohci_hcd and address 47
Dec 6 17:21:13 winchester usb 1-1: device descriptor read/all, error -110
Dec 6 17:21:13 winchester usb 1-1: new low speed USB device using ohci_hcd and address 48
Dec 6 17:21:14 winchester usb 1-1: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
Dec 6 17:21:14 winchester input: www.mindaugas.com MJ16 as /class/input/input3
Dec 6 17:21:14 winchester input: USB HID v1.01 Joystick [www.mindaugas.com MJ16] on usb-0000:02:00.0-1
Update 2
The links above are now search farm. Here is a mirror for now: http://www.powernet.pl/~krzysiek/elektronika/mjoy16/mjoy16.htm

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