SUBSIM Radio Room Forums


SUBSIM: The Web's #1 BBS for all submarine and naval simulations since 1997

Go Back   SUBSIM Radio Room Forums > Silent Hunter 3 - 4 - 5 > Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific > SH4 ATO Mods
Forget password? Reset here

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-02-2012, 06:20 PM   #1
CapnScurvy
General Nuisance
 
CapnScurvy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Dayton, Ohio
Posts: 2,599
Downloads: 474
Uploads: 64


Magnified Hud Dials for Operation Monsun

Due to a broken link in the "Grandpa's Gauges" mod (which uses my Magnified Hud Dials mod) I made a compatible version for both Operation Monsun v720/patch5, and the OM+OMEGU v300/patch7. Both mods are released with their downloads on the SubSim "Downloads" server. I wish to thank themrwho for his work on making the "Grandpa Gauges" mod, and his gracious credit he gave to me for his inspiration. His work inspired me to return the favor and make this mod.

Within the separate versions are two different sized mods, one "Large", the other "Medium". Depending on the type of system you use, and the necessity to enlarge the dials. You should choose the version that suits you best. The "Large" version will work well with the type of system that has resolutions in the 1920x1080 range. The "Medium" will of course be smaller, for something in the mid range resolutions.


Download Links:

Magnified Hud Dials for OMv720
Use this with Operation Monsun v705 to V720/patch5 (Follow the OM installation order)

Magnified Hud Dials for OM+OMEGU
Use this with OM v705 to V720/patch5 PLUS OMEGU v300/patch7


The two separate sized versions are found within the "Main" Download folder. README'S are included, please follow the installation instructions.

Below is the Attack Periscope screen of the OM+OMEGU mod. The resolution of the images were 1280x1024:




The "Medium" sized Hud dials will look like this:





The "Large" sized dials will look like this:


__________________


The HMS Shannon vs. USS Chesapeake outside Boston Harbor June 1, 1813

USS Chesapeake Captain James Lawrence lay mortally wounded...
Quote:
.."tell the men to fire faster, fight 'till she sinks,..boys don't give up the ship!"

Last edited by CapnScurvy; 11-05-2012 at 07:40 AM.
CapnScurvy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-03-2012, 07:10 AM   #2
BigWalleye
Sea Lord
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: On the Eye-lond, mon!
Posts: 1,993
Downloads: 465
Uploads: 0


Default

Thank you, Cap'n! This is a great help to everyone who uses the Om/OMEGU package. Grampa's Gauges was a wonderful idea, but many of us found it after the link was gone. Thanks to your work, we now have an alternative. I am eager to try it.
BigWalleye is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-03-2012, 09:24 AM   #3
Sailor Steve
Too old for his own good.
 
Sailor Steve's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: High in the mountains of Utah
Posts: 51,498
Downloads: 745
Uploads: 250


Default

Just beautiful! Thanks!

Now if someone could just do an SH4 version of FLB_Sales's Simfeeling 6-Dials mod...
__________________
“Never do anything you can't take back.”
—Rocky Russo
Sailor Steve is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-03-2012, 11:50 AM   #4
BigWalleye
Sea Lord
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: On the Eye-lond, mon!
Posts: 1,993
Downloads: 465
Uploads: 0


Default

Once I understood Karamazov's original intent with the perspective dials, I immediately geared up to remove the "fix" from Cap'n Scurvy's new mod and restore the Karamazov perspective version. But, just to be fair, I loaded and looked at both versions first. Frankly, I found I prefer the Cap'n's new version. He has kept a perspective view, just made the perspective angle flatter and less extreme, and the dial inset shallower. Since the TDC and torpedo panels are actually flat 2d (you can't move the PoV), I find the milder perspective treatment more pleasing to my eye. Just my opinion. YMMV.
BigWalleye is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-26-2012, 10:28 PM   #5
CapnScurvy
General Nuisance
 
CapnScurvy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Dayton, Ohio
Posts: 2,599
Downloads: 474
Uploads: 64


Default

Thanks to BigWalleye for finding a minor problem with one of the TDC dial needles on the UZO screen of the "Magnified Hud Dials for OM+OMEGU".

I've corrected the download files and have them updated on the "Downloads" page of this forum. Use the links found on the first post of this thread to take you to the latest released version.

Again, thanks to BigWalleye for finding the issue and bringing it to my attention.
__________________


The HMS Shannon vs. USS Chesapeake outside Boston Harbor June 1, 1813

USS Chesapeake Captain James Lawrence lay mortally wounded...
Quote:
.."tell the men to fire faster, fight 'till she sinks,..boys don't give up the ship!"
CapnScurvy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2012, 03:19 AM   #6
Sepp von Ch.
Sea Lord
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: In my U-552 and Tiger
Posts: 1,732
Downloads: 788
Uploads: 0
Default

Thank you!
__________________
U-552
Tiger
IDF
Sepp von Ch. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2012, 07:11 AM   #7
hitmanuw
Stowaway
 
Posts: n/a
Downloads:
Uploads:
Default

heya witch mod u use for that TDC UI ? or is in OM integrate ?
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2012, 07:57 AM   #8
Sepp von Ch.
Sea Lord
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: In my U-552 and Tiger
Posts: 1,732
Downloads: 788
Uploads: 0
Default

Yep, karamazow´s UI for OM/OMEGU.
__________________
U-552
Tiger
IDF
Sepp von Ch. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2012, 08:16 AM   #9
hitmanuw
Stowaway
 
Posts: n/a
Downloads:
Uploads:
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Josef von Posorschitz View Post
Yep, karamazow´s UI for OM/OMEGU.
no download link for that mod or all are death can u give me a good link ty
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2012, 11:04 AM   #10
BigWalleye
Sea Lord
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: On the Eye-lond, mon!
Posts: 1,993
Downloads: 465
Uploads: 0


Default

Did you look on the SubSim download pages?
BigWalleye is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2012, 11:06 AM   #11
hitmanuw
Stowaway
 
Posts: n/a
Downloads:
Uploads:
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by BigWalleye View Post
Did you look on the SubSim download pages?
yup and i didnt found it ...
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2012, 11:24 AM   #12
CapnScurvy
General Nuisance
 
CapnScurvy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Dayton, Ohio
Posts: 2,599
Downloads: 474
Uploads: 64


Default

Look at the "Mega Mods" page under the SH4 section of the "Downloads". All of Lurker's Operation Monsun mods are there.

The correct order of activation for the latest Operation Monsun mods are:

OpsMonsun_V705
OMv705_to_V720
OMv720_Patch 5
OMEGU_v300
OMEGU_v300_Patch 7

The OMEGU v300 mods have the new TDC interface.

You'll need to download each mod seperately, then activate them in this order through JSGME. Use one of the two "Magnified Hud Dials for OM+OMEGU" (either Large or Medium), to resize the three dials on the bottom of the screen. Activate this Magnified Dials mod after the other five mods.
__________________


The HMS Shannon vs. USS Chesapeake outside Boston Harbor June 1, 1813

USS Chesapeake Captain James Lawrence lay mortally wounded...
Quote:
.."tell the men to fire faster, fight 'till she sinks,..boys don't give up the ship!"

Last edited by CapnScurvy; 11-27-2012 at 03:12 PM.
CapnScurvy is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:34 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © 1995- 2020 Subsim