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12-17-2005, 05:52 AM
I have some confusion about the art of diving. I click on the depth I want but unless I press "D", "C", or "S", the boat doesn't move in the direction I want. Is there something I am missing.
I don't like to hit the "D" button as I get into trouble and dive too deep, especially when other things are going on.
12-17-2005, 06:05 AM
Normally clicking on the desired depth should be enough. No need to press any other buttons.
12-17-2005, 06:47 AM
It can take a while for the boat to start going when just clicking on the guage. Especially if you are going slow. Try a little test. Click the guage for your desired depth then bump up the time compression. If you get no change after a bit then you may have a problem.
Question. Did you mod any of the gauges and are you using the gauge on the interface or the 3d veiw? (dont think the 3d view gauges work)
12-17-2005, 08:20 AM
Thanks, I'll try that. Love this sim. Got eight aircraft this cruise.
Thanks, I'll try that. Love this sim. Got eight aircraft this cruise
Low level of realism, then... :-?
12-17-2005, 12:07 PM
or good Gunners, evasive action and above all LUCK.
last patrol i destroyed like what.... 200 aircraft? in 1944
let them come from the side 90 degrees, and have about 8000 shots of ammo per gun. auto Flak, medium range on incoming :D
IX3 tower, 8 barrels of 20 mm...
no harm for me... :D :rotfl:
"evasive actions", eh? I´d love to see you evade a plane with your U-Boat. You must have modified it a bit "The Fast and the Furious" style, hehe.
200 dead planes due to your gunners, wow, the sky must be empty by now.
12-19-2005, 05:35 PM
I rarely played with the aircraft in the stock game. It's great fun watching them miss your boat completely 37 times in a row, but you stop laughing very quickly when they do hit it :-? .
Now with RuB the planes are definatly a no-no :)
12-19-2005, 05:41 PM
Well, havent tried this on RuB, but on stock, when I hit full rudder to left/right and flank speed. They hardly ever hit me.
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