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Magnet coupling for protect POT.

Discussion in 'Motor actuators and drivers' started by meo_udon, Dec 22, 2014.

  1. meo_udon

    meo_udon New Member

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    I made by 3D printer. For protect POT from some error by software or controller.
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    noorbeast VR Tassie Devil Staff Member Moderator Race Director

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    That is brilliant @meo_udon, thanks for sharing that :thumbs

    A 3D printer would be a real asset when building a motion simulator.

    Can you give us some more details on your build, it looks fascinating.
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    Excellent work, trying to understand how it works if there is an error and the motor over-runs - some type of slipping clutch?
    Looks like your building a big AC rig - nice.
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    Yes, same slipper clutch.
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    Sketch. I'm use 6 magnets (3 per side).

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    Ah, now I understand, excellent work.
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  8. Nick Moxley

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    Very interesting. :thumbs
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    Nice job.
    Perfect.hug:
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    Excellent idea

    Also a shearpin of some soft material (matchstick) will work