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    I have ridiculous clouds of tire smoke at touchdown. Is there any file that I can go to reduce this ?

    Thank you.


    Jim

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    Hi Jim! I have an effect that is no longer available. It's called "Voodoo touchdown". PM me with your email address andI I'll send it to you tomorrow morning.

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    Look in aircraft cfg and find (effects). See if you have this: 'touchdown=fx_tchdwn_s, 1' . The '_s' denotes 'small' (amount) of smoke. At least, smaller, than default smoke effect.
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    Thanks guys ........ I got it done . Name:  banana-on-computer-smiley-emoticon.gif
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    New users note that the effect may be water/snow on the rwy.

    When I first started with FSX:SE, it was winter here in the Midwest. I thought I was tearing the tires off the aircraft. The problem mostly went away when summer arrived!

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    Hi all,

    I am also looking for a better touchdown effect.
    Can anybody help me out finding the voodoo effect or any better recommendation?

    Thanks a lot

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    Quote Originally Posted by dacia123 View Post
    Hi all,

    I am also looking for a better touchdown effect.
    Can anybody help me out finding the voodoo effect or any better recommendation?

    Thanks a lot
    The Voodoo effect is no longer available as far as I can tell.
    touchdown_effects_v2.zip in the AVSIM library might be good.
    Last edited by mrzippy; 07-04-2020 at 06:11 PM.
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