Archive: February, 2009

Review of the Saitek Pro Flight Rudder Pedals

Today at we review the Saitek Pro Flight Rudder Pedals.

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How much did you spend building that simulator?

This is probably the most common question I’m asked about the simulator I built, with many of these questions originating from my related YouTube video.

Most people seem to assume that I spent some silly sum putting this thing together, but that’s simply not true. The truth is that this project was mostly about recycling a lot of older electronics and materials that were just lying around. It’s true that I did spend a decent sum building a high-end gaming computer for FSX. However, outside this computer and the flight controls (purchased from Saitek) the simulator itself only cost about $150.

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