MechVal

Your Low T Auto-Co-Pilot

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/

Game Version: 1.1.3

Downloads: 3,920

Author: UDA

Mod Website: Forum Thread

Followers: 41

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MechVal - Your Low T Auto-Co-Pilot

makes the impractical possible

Take the guess work out of very low TRW interplanetary transfers ...

  • How long will it take to Pe Kick ready for a departure burn?

  • How much will Kerbin radial my orbit as I crawl out of the gravity well?

  • Where & when should I put my Pe to kick it all off?

  • Where will my trajectory go anyway?

Got 'no time' for low thrust? Less IS Moar - just doing the vanilla Pe kicks could let you slash your propellant mass = moar thrust!

MechVal will hold your hand and do all the tedious node management:

  • Set your desired maneuver node

  • MechVal will split off a Pe kick sequence. 20 nodes? let MechVal manage that mess!

  • If you have the thrust use it on the residual departure node, or...

  • MechVal can split that into little chunks that let you see how the planet will mess with you

  • Tell MechVal to 'Pull all of those 40 nodes back 180 seconds' and she'll painstakingly adjust each node individually - even the 20 kick nodes that are all on top of each other - try and do that by hand.

Version 0.03 for Kerbal Space Program 1.1.3

Released on 2016-10-01

0.03 - add: * mvDeltaMagNodeFrom - move deltaV from one node to another * mvDeltaSplitsedNodeMagSeconds - add delta to the end of a chain of nodes preserving their size and spacing * mvDeltaSplitsedNodeMag - as above but uses ship max acceleration * mvDeltaSplitsedNodeMagThrottle - as above but uses throttled ship max acceleration

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Version 0.02 for Kerbal Space Program 1.1.3

Released on 2016-09-28

0.02 - fix to mvPeKickNode - final departure node adjustment was messing normal / radial

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Version 0.01 for Kerbal Space Program 1.1.3

Released on 2016-09-27

No changelog provided

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