DAR Artillery Sight


MeltyMap's Protractor Mod features:
- Minimap enhancement
- Minimap zoom
- 445m spotting circle on MiniMap, with configurable size
- Maximum distance of drawing view box
- Gun Arc Critical Angle rulers
- Gun Constrains lines for MiniMap
- Precise vector strategic cursor for MiniMap
- Gun Direction lines for MiniMap
- Orange alert when battle timer reaches given time amount
- Effective armor calculation for all vehicles
- In-Game real-time clock
- Battle Timer position configurable

To install:
Copy res_modsfolder from archive, paste it to Ur's gamefolder.
Overwrite existing files.

To configure,
Use text editor with UTF8 coding eg. Notepad, Notepad+, AkelPad
Edit following files:

- DAR:
MeltyMapModSetting.xml file in Ur's game\res_mods\0.8.11\gui\scaleform folder

- ProtractorMod:
MeltyMapProtractorSetting.xml file in Ur's game\res_mods\0.8.11\gui\scaleform folder

Project Author/Manager:


Permission to reproduce, modify; please indicate rightfully mod author.

In order to display Effective armor calculation Vehicles have to be programmed in VehicleData section of MeltyMap's Protractor Mod
configuration file, "name" must have same vehicle name as the tank icon name.
Refer to included Vehicle_Names.txt file or comments in bellow of config file.

Attention 2.
Works correct only with Python scripts included with this mod.
Do not overwrite those files with another ones from other mods.

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  • Avatar of _RazNaRok_ _RazNaRok_ May 01, 2015 at 15:00 UTC - 1 like

    Update for 0.9.7.

    This one is probably the last one...

    I see myself coming to the same fate that Melty did. Now that's out of the way, I am announcing that I am taking break from WoT. I have come to the conclusion that I am just... Not having fun anymore with gaming.

    how I see game in current state:

    Pros It's an overall fun game There is always sales

    Cons The lag is unbearable. It is just ridiculous. I am tired of having to spend large amounts of money to get anywhere in this game The game is extremely unbalanced, but instead of fixing it, WG is going and buying million dollar offices, and decorating it with tanks

    I'm just not having fun anymore. WG is not taking care of their game. So, I am going to be leaving these forums.

    If someone want to take care of this mod please start own topic only in just one condition: Permission to reproduce, modify; please indicate rightfully mod author MeltyMap.

  • Avatar of Specialist99 Specialist99 Nov 12, 2014 at 12:52 UTC - 0 likes

    sorry gys now runs all normal !!! i dont know why i have all mods put out then DAR first make and all other mods later put in but now runs. Befor i have DAR put up to the mods what befor was installed and runs not. So i Happy now all runs Perfect and i like DAR much :) Thx for this good Work

  • Avatar of Specialist99 Specialist99 Nov 12, 2014 at 11:36 UTC - 0 likes

    i have a problem! i see not the flight time from my Bullet its all time 0 sec. where is the Problem??

  • Avatar of PradaWilly PradaWilly Aug 02, 2014 at 11:51 UTC - 0 likes

    Need update FTW.....

  • Avatar of Grunis Grunis Aug 02, 2014 at 00:11 UTC - 0 likes

    This isn't working as of the 9.2 update is anyone working on a update?

  • Avatar of PradaWilly PradaWilly May 18, 2014 at 05:59 UTC - 0 likes

    If I install this mod, I have no more the center marker. So no line of sight crosshairs.

    Weapon crosshair is there. please help.

  • Avatar of _RazNaRok_ _RazNaRok_ Apr 29, 2014 at 17:15 UTC - 0 likes

    @Aqual0: Go

    yes it is issue from position.pyc... The problem is mod swf's are outdated 9.0 did screwed all old crosshair's Moving them ofscreen.

    Position.pyc was written by RU mod makers comunity to fix this problem without need to edit swf's.

    However most mods with still have supports of their authors were already updated to new render method, while abandoned MathMod files are not. If u install old files of MathMod together with new files of other updated crosses Math mod part will be displayed correctly while other will be repositioned with script position.pyc...

    If U delete this script updated files from other crosshairs will work OK, but without it MathMod files will not.

    There is no solution for this unless someone update MathMod swf's to new display type and make them work without position.pyc script...

  • Avatar of _RazNaRok_ _RazNaRok_ Apr 29, 2014 at 17:09 UTC - 0 likes

    @jemiller226: Go

    delete the battletimer.swf and MeltyMapProtractorSetting.xml files...

  • Avatar of Aqual0 Aqual0 Apr 29, 2014 at 12:13 UTC - 0 likes

    It appears the issue comes from the file Postion.pyc

    I tried to install the mod file by file, and see when my reticle disappears.

    Without this file, the reticle in strategic view ends up in the top left corner.

    With the the file, in arcade and sniper view, the reticle dissapears, and all what's left is the server's one. And in strategic view, the reticle is where it's supposed to be.

    Another fact, if you use another reticle mod for arcade and sniper view, or melty's mod, the reticle is still there when DAR artillery sight is intalled.

    Last edited Apr 29, 2014 by Aqual0
  • Avatar of marxtin marxtin Apr 24, 2014 at 10:38 UTC - 1 like

    I have the same problem as demonhatred and tea_turn... In arty snipe mod is all fine, but when i play with tanks or td, i cant see load time information of shell, mousecursor and so on... I also used xvm from pages http://www.modxvm.com/ ...


Date created
Apr 18, 2012
Last update
May 13, 2015
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GNU General Public License version 3 (GPLv3)
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