HI6SIM 6DOF motion platform soaring sim

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HI6SIM 6DOF motion platform soaring sim

Postby douwe » Sat 4. Jan 2014, 15:28

Introducing 6DOF diy motion platform for soaring flight sim CONDOR.
Using motors from old household vacuum cleaners on 100V DC (PWM)
3 bicycle pumps for wight compensation.
Navigation by XCSOAR on PDA.
See website: http://jippes.home.xs4all.nl/hi6sim/index.html
Greetings,
Douwe
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Re: HI6SIM 6DOF motion platform soaring sim

Postby RacingMat » Fri 31. Jan 2014, 17:34

Congratulations Douwe! You have found some new solutions!
motors from old household vacuum cleaners :o and many many other things, I got lost on your website!

I picked up these pictures from your albums to illustrate your post:
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I also picked up this video:


very well done!
Mat ;)
2 DOF playseat : arduino, motomonster, 12V truck wiper motors
http://www.x-sim.de/forum/viewtopic.php?f=37&t=943
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Re: HI6SIM 6DOF motion platform soaring sim

Postby telfel » Fri 31. Jan 2014, 19:42

This also looks a great idea, using an air cylinder to help support the weight, and not to complicated to build



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Re: HI6SIM 6DOF motion platform soaring sim

Postby douwe » Mon 13. Oct 2014, 09:10

Progress of a cheap diy 6dof moving platform for a soaring flightsim Condor

Hi long long time ago.
Progress is still going on.
See: http://jippes.home.xs4all.nl/hi6sim/updates.html
Cushioned seat.
Adjustable foot pedals.
Force Feed Back implemented by means of a dismantled Sidewinder FFB joystick.
Extra control panel for flight functions

See you at FS weekend in Lelystad?
Douwe

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Hc-JG9 ... pZTr0vPD1g
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Re: HI6SIM 6DOF motion platform soaring sim

Postby douwe » Mon 13. Oct 2014, 09:18

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