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Showroom 2dof frame mover 24v arduino sabertooth

Discussion in 'DIY Motion Simulator Projects' started by matthew loomis, May 28, 2017.

  1. noorbeast

    noorbeast VR Tassie Devil Staff Member Moderator Race Director

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    My Motion Simulator:
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    It can wait to the next tear down but those pictures of your settings may confuse newbies who may try to emulate them, hence my clarifying comment.
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  2. matthew loomis

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    I finally got around to this but i cannot switch the polarity of the hall sensor. I would have had to order a reverse direction pot.
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    Very cool project! How are you loving it thus far? How difficult would it be to add traction loss?
  4. matthew loomis

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    Great project, super rewarding. I won't race without it. I had traction loss in mind and have most of the framing stuff and a big 12v wiper motor, so another ard, h-bridge, and some kind of 24v to 12v regulator or ps.

    Ive been cleaning up the electrics, mounted the ps underneath, and building a motor cover with some fans.

    If i could do anything diffrent i would have made the pedals position more adjustable for my kid and for a f1 position. I cant move the seat cg that far forward for balance.
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    Oh, man, you're making it very convincing for me to go down that path! I've been lurking around at making a 2DOF + TL from 80/20. Do you have pics of the current build?