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New DIY 3DOF dynamic workstation project

Discussion in 'DIY Motion Simulator Projects' started by Milani Fabio, Feb 27, 2019.

  1. MENANDRO DALIDA JR

    MENANDRO DALIDA JR New Member

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    Hi Fabio, Thanks for your quick response. I'm so relieved, I thought that my motors cant meet the specifications for my sim. Looking forward to starting my project and as soon as the motors arrive. By the way, Sabertooth 2x32A is way too much expensive than motors. Can you recommend a cheaper one?
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    Milani Fabio Member Gold Contributor

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    I chose the Sabertooth + arduino configuration because I saw other projects that worked well and also because I could better understand their settings.
    Not having any knowledge I relied on the scheme in my posts and therefore I was also obliged to use these components.
    From what I understand the choice Sabertooth is almost obligatory because it is the only one that supports the amps of powerful engines.
    I can't recommend anything else.
    Hello
  3. noorbeast

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    Quality hardware costs, like Sabertooth, tends too work out in the long run in terms of reliability and longevity.

    But if you want a cheaper option try 43A IBT-2 in Mode 2 using SMC3 code: https://www.xsimulator.net/communit...3dof-motor-driver-and-windows-utilities.4957/

    Be aware that cheap MM clones often have issues: https://www.xsimulator.net/community/faq/reputable-monster-moto-suppliers-testing-before-use.158/
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    its worth the money. everyone uses sabertooth. at the end u waste more time and money going cheap..
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  5. MENANDRO DALIDA JR

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    Thanks Sir @noorbeast , Lots to learned with your advised. Ill go for the sabertooth.
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  6. MENANDRO DALIDA JR

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    Yes Indeed. Ill go with the sabertooth. Thanks for the advised sir @hannibal
  7. MENANDRO DALIDA JR

    MENANDRO DALIDA JR New Member

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    Thanks, Sir @Milani Fabio, Ill go with the sabertooth. By the way, I've seen your video with the button right on your chair. Is that for the Emergency stop? if that so, where to attach/wire that.
  8. MENANDRO DALIDA JR

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    Hi Fabio, where did you get the 3D gears for potentioner?
  9. MENANDRO DALIDA JR

    MENANDRO DALIDA JR New Member

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    Hi Favio, is it ok if i use more than 6.8 ohm? Like 8 ohm?
  10. MENANDRO DALIDA JR

    MENANDRO DALIDA JR New Member

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    Hi Fabio, do you have actual size measurements of your gears nor drawing details with the size?
  11. MENANDRO DALIDA JR

    MENANDRO DALIDA JR New Member

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    Hi Fabio, can you share one by one the graphics sketch. Pls? Thanks