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12V DC Motor 6DOF Motion Sim Project

Discussion in 'DIY Motion Simulator Projects' started by Racing Mike, Apr 27, 2016.

  1. Justin Dail

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    hug:thats exactly what I was looking for thanks
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  3. Justin Dail

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    Thanks for site theres a lot of options there I got to find some good mm's I received 6 and all were faulty I have 20 on the way so hopefully I'll get some that work
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    Please post the place where you bought them so the rest of us can avoid them.

    @noorbeast maybe we can start a black list for MM sellers, looks like the MM issues continues.
  5. noorbeast

    noorbeast VR Tassie Devil Staff Member Moderator Race Director

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    There are lots of liability related reasons not to have a black list on a public site, but we do have recommended suppliers list in the FAQs.
  6. Racing Mike

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    How do you test the MM's ?
  7. noorbeast

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  8. SilentChill

    SilentChill Problem Maker

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    Or my way which is easy if you dont have a ocilopicalepetite

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  9. Racing Mike

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    I tested, about 6 MMs has output issue, some MMs A1 CAN'T reach 12 V(about 10-11V ), some A2, some B1 or B2. Is it matter?
    And which wire do you use? I use 12 AMG. Too thick to wired.

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  10. SilentChill

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    Deffinatley not too thick wire, remember we can be pumping up to 120amps through these things at peak . All it is is very poor cloned VNH2SP30 chips from china
  11. Racing Mike

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    My motor is 300w, so I consider 15A for each VNH2SP30
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    I’m using 12v 600watt motors which at stall pull 135 amps. Using that for comparison, a 24v 300watt motor could pull up to 33amps when stalled.
  13. Racing Mike

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    Mine is 12V also. I use 2 chips for each motor to avoid heat issue and for redundancy.
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    Oh yeah, I forgot VNH2SP30 are 16v max.
  15. bruce stephen

    bruce stephen Hammer doesnt fix it, must be electrical

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    Last edited: Aug 6, 2016