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Hi there,

I have noticed that the compass in the ASK-21 compass rotates/revolves the wrong way. I don't know how long it has been like this but I don't remember it being like this the last time I flew it which was a few weeks ago now. Is this a bug or is it supposed to be like this?

Cheers,

Cailean

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Hi, can you include a link to a video?
commented by (472 points)
Sure, Ill see if I can sort something out.
commented by (472 points)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hgdMUMmqEaA

Skip to 2:50 and watch the compass, It is rotating/revolving the opposite way to what you see in a real aircraft. (Not my video btw)
commented by (3.5k points)
Everything is normal. The compass should be "steady" in the earth referential. The aircraft is "spinning around the ball" as it should.
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Plus, when you turn left -> the value decreases.
commented by (472 points)
Ahh yes, Sorry I was wrong. This is correct and I dont know what I was thinking.. Sorry about that.
commented by (3.5k points)
Hihi, no problem :) the compass is always confusing.

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