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My 5 DOF with SFX-100 Build.

Discussion in 'DIY Motion Simulator Building Q&A / FAQ' started by Randy, Jun 11, 2021.

  1. Randy

    Randy Member

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    Test number 1. Got the inside right but will need to go to 90 x 90 to get full contact with the tube with the 3" PVC.
    May even look into trying 2" PVC ?

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    Been going over the Sim with my Wife and I'm going back to the original plan. I will build the SFX-100 .
    Its the size that is pushing me into it. Now I will start looking for a traction lose system for it
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    Been printing some parts and trying to learn Solidworks . Looks like its going to be up hill all the way.

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    So how much traction lose is ? How about 130mm total,75mm L and R.
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    What happened to "more is less" thing ? LOL
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    I actually agree with that, I am just flagging common member approaches ;)
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    It depends on where you place the actuator, relative to the pivot point for the TL platform. The closer they are the shorter stroke, speedier effect but less details.
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    Pivot will be about 1305mm.
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    What infill are people printing at ? 30%,70% ?
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    Thanos Building the Future one AC Servo at a time... or 6

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    I'd suggest 85% with 10 walls...
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    More parts.

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    Been trying different slides. Now I have started trying one on my own. In the photo their is a small crosection of the new one. Wanted to see if it fit before printing the hole thing. We will see. The 100x100 was from eRacing and the STL's on SFX-100 will not fit, way off .On a side not I have used 2Kg. of PLA to get to this point. LOL

    But I have 5 spacers and a mount for my boat that are good. And its all good.

    Can't seem to get my head around Solidworks. Been using Tinkercad and that I can make work, but I'm slow with it. Got 2 books for Beginners and one more coming for Tinkercad. May it will be the one ?

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    First try. But it needs some tweaking.

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