MAACS, simulatore di volo DIY #LegaNerd

Here’s a flight simulator which uses concepts simple enough for anyone to build. As you pilot your virtual craft, the cockpit you’re sitting in moves as well. But unlike some of the more extreme simulator builds we’ve seen, this uses basic materials and simple concepts to provide that motion. Its center of gravity is balanced on a base frame. The joystick slides as you move the nose of the craft up and down, shifting the center of gravity causing the cockpit to tilt as well. The pilot sees the simulated flight through a wearable display. There is a stationary reference in front of him which allows the system to measure head movements, panning and tilting the virtual display to match.

Questo sì che è un simulatore!

Nel suo sito personale trovate le 22 parti del mega build log (qualora vogliate cimentarvi anche voi)…

Via Hack a day | DIY Drones | MAKE

Alessio Marinelli a.k.a. Defkon1

Software developer, appassionato di tutto ciò che è possibile smontare e rimontare in modo differente, ma anche di cinema, fumetti e cucina.
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