View Full Version : Need help with Cockpit Instruments

11-23-2004, 10:10 AM
Is there an instrument i can use to tell me how many degrees i am diving at? because i am trying dive bombing, and i used a site that told me i want to dive about 70-75 degrees. So can someone post an image and gimme instructions on any cockpit instruments

11-23-2004, 10:17 AM
Not really. There are ways in some planes, but look out the window, estimate your angle with the horizon and your wing. Straight down is 90*.

11-23-2004, 10:20 AM
The stuka, has graduated lines on the side of the wind screen. when one of these lines is parallel to the horizon, that's your dive angle.