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3DOF With DC motors and arduino UNO

Discussion in 'DIY Motion Simulator Projects' started by buzzzzzz, Aug 8, 2019.

  1. buzzzzzz

    buzzzzzz New Member

    Aug 8, 2019
    IT Manager
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    My Motion Simulator:
    3DOF, Arduino
    Hello everyone!!!

    Finally I start my project. After having searched on forums, watching videos to motivate me, looking for different technical solutions, studying the cost of this project, I chose to build a 3DOF composed of :
    • a structure made of welded metal tube
    • 3 DC motors with Sabertooth controllers
    • an arduino UNO as an interface
    • an essential Steering Wheel
    • a seat.

    It will be an ALL mobile because it will be used with a VR headset.
    I think it's already ambitious for a first one.
    I already have my VR headset (HTC VIve), a Thrustmaster steering wheel (RGT Force Feedback Pro Clutch Edition), a good PC, a lot of construction equipment and a strong desire to complete my project. The only unknown will be the time of realization.

    To get used to the SIMTOOLs software, I made a reduced model of the project with RC servo and my 3D printer. It uses the techniques that will be used and is still in debug.

    Here are some pictures.


    If you are interested in STL files, don't hesitate to ask me, I will make a ZIP that I will add to the post.

    This forum is a real source of information and I will not hesitate to ask for help.

    Thank you in advance.

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