Using SimVimCockpit you should carefully learn all aspects of using electric equipment. Keep the rules of connections and powering in mind to prevent damage, short circuits, etc.
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How to make cheap breakout boards for SMD chips, without the need to make or order PCB.
Need a G500,G1000, G3000 display in your cockpit? Make it almost for free. Instructions, components and costs
When you use external display for such devices as GPS in X-Plane you can use additional LCD screen (as second monitor in your sytem) to display GPS on it.
How to make and configure Manual Electric Trim with DC motor control
added 20 November
Ho to make B737-800-style Electric panel display
Ho to make Collins-style radio equipment mask in few minutes for free
You might need a dual encoder in your panel, but in case you don't have one or it's too expensive, here are some tips about making coaxial rotary encoders yourself, quick and cheap.
Make a two-needle gauge using two separate steppers for each needle with additional gear wheels.
Make a a return mechanism for an engine start switch, when the switch is held in the start position until the engine RPM raised to the sustained level (like B737)
Select correct video driver in Linux Mint after Linux installation.