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Rowan

SFX-100Sim Rig
January 13, 2019

3d Printed SimFeedback controller box

Righto, had my initial fun with the SFX100 units so now it's time to tidy…
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SFX-100Sim Rig
January 10, 2019

SFX-100 Review – The OSW of Motion Sim Platforms?

You want a cost effective, 4 actuator platform mover motion platform with fast vertical speed?…
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SFX-100Sim Rig
January 5, 2019

Build Guide SFX-100 Motion Platform – Part 4 Bolting up to the rig and testing

Note this is part 4 in a five part series on building the actuators. Click…
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SFX-100Sim Rig
December 28, 2018

Build Guide SFX-100 Motion Platform – Part 3 Actuator mechanical assembly

Note this is part 3 in a five part series on building the actuators. Click…
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SFX-100Sim Rig
December 9, 2018

Build Guide SFX-100 Motion Platform – Part 2 Electronics and testing

Note this is part 2 in a five part series on building the actuators. Click…
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SFX-100Sim Rig
December 9, 2018

Build Guide SFX-100 Motion Simulator – Part 1 – Sourcing and Printing

Let's go through finding all the parts for our actuators, ordering them and 3D printing…
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Adventures
April 16, 2018

Morning light from the Pinnacles

Last weekend we did an overnight hike to the Pinnacles Hut in Coromandel Forest Park. Despite…
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Adventures
April 13, 2018

Gibbs Farm – the most amazing place you’ve never heard of

My better half had the presence of mind to book tickets to gibbsfarm the minute…
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Adventures
April 1, 2018

Manitou Mastodon Review

Alright so the upgrade journey of the Canyon dude continues. Ever since getting it I…
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Adventures
February 27, 2018

Upgrading the Canyon Dude and first month report

The upgrade itch takes hold pretty quickly - some quick mods and the first month…
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Adventures
February 22, 2018

2018 Canyon Dude CF9 Unlimited – Initial review

After some serious thought and contemplation, I jumped two cleated feet into the world of…
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GeneralSim Rig
December 30, 2016

Building the Sim Rig – Part 4 – Go wide young man

Once I had the bits I wanted on the rig permanently sorted out then it…
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GeneralSim Rig
December 25, 2016

Building the Sim Rig – Part 2 – Simvibe

Having the basics of the sim rig working, like any good project, upgrade time ensued pretty…
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GeneralSim Rig
December 11, 2016

Building the Sim Rig – Part 1

Many options present themselves for how to get a Sim Rig into your basement /…
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