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post #11 of 26
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Originally Posted by MetalBeerSolid View Post
Lmao that's so unrealistic.

Everything is extremely exaggerated.
Thats how simulators work. The rig isn't moving to simulate the actual movement of the car, its moving to simulate the g-forces.


When you break you feel g-forces. The rig simulate this by tilting you forward, using gravity to simulate the deceleration force.

What he needs is an enclosed room so he can't see the rig moving, like they have with flight simulators.
    
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Its a very cool concept but I do agree that the movements should be a bit less exaggerated.
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post #13 of 26
1) the movements are smooth
2) around 1/4 to 1/2 of that wasn't even correctly defined in the "simulation"
3) i doubt u will feel gforce in that >.<

gforce (in my oppinion) is whats needed to make a simulator feel like the real thing.. plus (if anyone else agrees with me) feeling the tire grip on the road... does any sim actualy simulate this?
post #14 of 26
It needs to be exaggerated for gravity to come close to the g-forces in a car that grips 3 times better than your road car.
post #15 of 26
The tilting is to make up for the fact that you can't simulate G-forces in a contraption like that. I've raced a few times, and I agree, the most roll I get is maybe a 5-10 degree tilt on the sharpest turns...

Edit: And I second GeksOverlord, they need some sort of vibration mechanism to simulated tire/tyre feel, that's how I can tell if I'm pushing my car too far.
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post #16 of 26

Richard Burns drove in a hydralic simulator (way more effective than those pneumatic ones) while driving RBR, the game named after him and wow that is some driving.

EDIT: This always cracks me up.


Edited by Ecchi-BANZAII!!! - 2/24/11 at 5:25pm
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Guys the movement is exaggerated to simulate the G's.
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post #18 of 26
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Originally Posted by GekzOverlord View Post

gforce (in my oppinion) is whats needed to make a simulator feel like the real thing.. plus (if anyone else agrees with me) feeling the tire grip on the road... does any sim actualy simulate this?
Yeah. Live for Speed has a tire model. The tire flexes and changes shapes when stressed and the feeling of the tires on the road is far better than any sim that I know of. If you flat spot your tires, it will make the car shake and would be felt by the guy in this video.
Live for Speed is actually the sim in this video.
Edited by pengs - 2/24/11 at 5:26pm
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One of my favorites.

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Yeah. Live for Speed has a tire model. The tire flexes and changes shapes when stressed and the feeling of the tires on the road is far better than any sim that I know of.
Live for Speed is actually the sim in this video.
i meant as in a simulator like this contraption, not as in with a pad or keyboard (hopefully u know what i mean without me sounding offensive)

i have nooo clue what im on about guys/gals (so please correct me when im wrong - feedback is much appreciated)

does the earths gravity only = to about 0.1g compared to when vertical and horizontal gforces are applied?
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