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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote mfb Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 07 Jul 2018 at 8:43am
Originally posted by AviSteve AviSteve wrote:


To generate the banana, the IFD needs:
  • groundspeed, gets it from the GPS
  • vertical speed, if no real source, it uses GPS
  • altitude, if no real source, it uses GPS
  • target, from the flight plan
There's nothing out of the ordinary that is needed for the computation.  I really need other guys that don't see it on the IFD100 to post configuration/installation details so we can see if there's a common thread.

Can the banana get its target altitude from the altitude pre-select in an Aspen PFD?

Do you have to have a crossing (target) altitude programmed into your flight plan in order to see a banana?

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Originally posted by mfb mfb wrote:

Can the banana get its target altitude from the altitude pre-select in an Aspen PFD?

Do you have to have a crossing (target) altitude programmed into your flight plan in order to see a banana?

Thanks

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Yes, the altitude target that drives the banana is the next altitude constraint on or after the active leg.

In R9, we would use the preselect altitude to drive the banana.  When we converted R9 to the IFD series, we didn't have reliable access to an altitude preselect so we took out the banana.  When we put it back in for the IFDs, we based it instead on the next altitude constraint on or after the active leg.
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which WiFi encryption protocol does the ifd440 WiFi use? WPA, WEP, or WPA2, other??? I believe this is going to be one of the final puzzle pieces to getting the ifd440 to connect wirelessly to a third party app on a Droid device such as Flight Plan GO. I get there ifd440 to connect for about three first 25 seconds then the Flight Plan GO app does not received further updates from the ifd440.
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Originally posted by ChainSaw ChainSaw wrote:

which WiFi encryption protocol does the ifd440 WiFi use? WPA, WEP, or WPA2, other??? I believe this is going to be one of the final puzzle pieces to getting the ifd440 to connect wirelessly to a third party app on a Droid device such as Flight Plan GO. I get there ifd440 to connect for about three first 25 seconds then the Flight Plan GO app does not received further updates from the ifd440.
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