Fixed issue where physically insignificant part mass was not being correctly cascaded down through parent parts.
Fixed issue where physically insignificant part mass was not being correctly cascaded down through parent parts.

--- a/Documents/CHANGES.txt
+++ b/Documents/CHANGES.txt
@@ -1,5 +1,9 @@
-1.0.17.1
+1.0.18.0
+    Added: Orbital readouts - "Speed at Periapsis" and "Speed at Apoapsis". (Padishar)
+    Added: Manoeuvre readouts - "Post-burn Apoapsis" and "Post-burn Periapsis". (Padishar)
     Fixed: Synched the minimum simulation time sliders and stopped them from snapping back after 999ms. (saybur)
+    Fixed: Added workaround for the bug in Vessel.horizontalSrfSpeed (Padishar)
+    Fixed: Physically insignificant part masses were not correctly being cascaded down through its parents.
 
 1.0.17.0
     Added: 'Mach Number' readout under the 'Surface' category and included it on the default surface HUD.
@@ -21,8 +25,8 @@
 
     Changed: Mach on the Build Engineer now accurate to 2 decimal places.
     Changed: Max mach in the Build Engineer defaults to 1.00 even when no jet engines are present.
-    Changed: Increased eccentricity readout to 5 decimal places.  
-    Changed: Implemented Sarbian's object pooling. 
+    Changed: Increased eccentricity readout to 5 decimal places.
+    Changed: Implemented Sarbian's object pooling.
     Changed: The default selected body is now assigned via 'Planitarium.Home'.
     Changed: HUDs to clamp fully inside the screen instead of allowing them to run off the edge by a certain amount.
     Fixed: Physically insignificant part mass is now associated with the parent part.
@@ -76,7 +80,7 @@
 
 1.0.15.1, 13-02-2015
     Rebuild
-    
+
 1.0.15.0, 08-02-2015
     Padishar's Fixes:
         Added: Support KIDS ISP thrust correction.
@@ -86,7 +90,7 @@
 
 1.0.14.1, 28-12-2014
     Fixed: Missing texture on the ER-7500 model.
-    
+
 1.0.14.0, 28-12-2014
     Added: Career mode that limits the Flight Engineer by:
         - Requiring an Engineer Kerbal of any level, or placement of an Engineer Chip or ER-7500 part.
@@ -206,7 +210,7 @@
     Added: New readout to the surface category:
         - Vertical Acceleration
         - Horizontal Acceleration
-    
+
     Changed: Atmospheric efficiency readout now shows as a percentage.
     Changed: Atmospheric settings (pressure/velocity) in the editor condensed onto a single line.
     Fixed: Bug where the overlays in the editor would stay open outside of parts screen.
@@ -363,6 +367,7 @@
     Added: Stock toolbar support in the Flight Engineer.
     Changed: Orbital Period has higher precision.
     Fixed: Various NullRefs in editor window and overlay.
-    
+
 1.0.0.0, 24-07-2014
     Initial release for public testing.
+

--- a/KerbalEngineer/EngineerGlobals.cs
+++ b/KerbalEngineer/EngineerGlobals.cs
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
         /// <summary>
         ///     Current version of the Kerbal Engineer assembly.
         /// </summary>
-        public const string ASSEMBLY_VERSION = "1.0.17.0";
+        public const string ASSEMBLY_VERSION = "1.0.18.0";
 
         private static string assemblyFile;
         private static string assemblyName;

--- a/KerbalEngineer/Flight/Readouts/Surface/HorizontalSpeed.cs
+++ b/KerbalEngineer/Flight/Readouts/Surface/HorizontalSpeed.cs
@@ -21,6 +21,7 @@
 
 using KerbalEngineer.Extensions;
 using KerbalEngineer.Flight.Sections;
+using System;
 
 #endregion
 
@@ -44,7 +45,11 @@
 
         public override void Draw(SectionModule section)
         {
-            this.DrawLine(FlightGlobals.ActiveVessel.horizontalSrfSpeed.ToSpeed(), section.IsHud);
+            // Used to do this but the bug-fix to horizontalSrfSpeed in KSP 1.0.3 actually made it worse so workaround
+            //this.DrawLine(FlightGlobals.ActiveVessel.horizontalSrfSpeed.ToSpeed(), section.IsHud);
+            var ves = FlightGlobals.ActiveVessel;
+            double horizSpeed = Math.Sqrt(ves.srfSpeed * ves.srfSpeed - ves.verticalSpeed * ves.verticalSpeed);
+            this.DrawLine(horizSpeed.ToSpeed(), section.IsHud);
         }
 
         #endregion

--- a/KerbalEngineer/LogMsg.cs
+++ b/KerbalEngineer/LogMsg.cs
@@ -15,7 +15,8 @@
 
         public void Flush()
         {
-            MonoBehaviour.print(this.buf);
+            if (this.buf.Length > 0)
+                MonoBehaviour.print(this.buf);
             this.buf.Length = 0;
         }
     }

--- a/KerbalEngineer/VesselSimulator/Simulation.cs
+++ b/KerbalEngineer/VesselSimulator/Simulation.cs
@@ -30,6 +30,7 @@
 
 namespace KerbalEngineer.VesselSimulator
 {
+    using System.ComponentModel;
     using CompoundParts;
     using Extensions;
     using Helpers;
@@ -675,21 +676,28 @@
             for (int i = 0; i < this.allParts.Count; i++)
             {
                 PartSim part = this.allParts[i];
-                // If the part has a parent
-                if (part.parent != null)
-                {
-                    if (part.isNoPhysics)
-                    {
-                        if (part.parent.isNoPhysics && part.parent.parent != null)
-                        {
-                            part.baseMass = 0d;
-                            part.baseMassForCoM = 0d;
-                        }
-                        else
-                        {
-                            part.parent.baseMassForCoM += part.baseMassForCoM;
-                            part.baseMassForCoM = 0d;
-                        }
+
+                // Check if part should pass it's mass onto its parent.
+                if (part.isNoPhysics && part.parent != null)
+                {
+                    PartSim partParent = part.parent;
+
+                    // Loop through all parents until a physically significant parent is found.
+                    while (partParent != null)
+                    {
+                        // Check if parent is physically significant.
+                        if (partParent.isNoPhysics == false)
+                        {
+                            // Apply the mass to the parent and remove it from the originating part.
+                            partParent.baseMassForCoM += part.baseMassForCoM;
+                            part.baseMassForCoM = 0.0;
+
+                            // Break out of the recursive loop.
+                            break;
+                        }
+
+                        // Recursively loop through the parent parts.
+                        partParent = partParent.parent;
                     }
                 }
             }

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