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Design it, Drive it : Speedboats (simulator/video game)

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Post by Todd Wasson » Jan 16, 2016 7:22 am

This company contacted me yesterday about adding support for their motion platforms. Definitely interested!

http://www.simcraft.com/

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Post by Hippie459MN » Jan 16, 2016 10:10 am

Sweet! Hopefully in the next month I will be starting a new computer build so I can give this a go.

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Post by Todd Wasson » Jan 16, 2016 1:30 pm

Cool! What are you thinking of getting? I've got a 680X graphics card that works great, even works well enough to use this in the Oculus Rift.

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Post by Hippie459MN » Jan 16, 2016 2:08 pm

I'll have way more than enough juice to run it. 4gig video card.

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Post by Todd Wasson » Jan 17, 2016 10:21 pm

Excellent, that ought to do it. :)

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Post by Todd Wasson » Jan 21, 2016 1:00 pm

I wrote an article about chine walk. Discuss!

http://www.speedboatsim.com/chine-walk-tech/

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Post by Todd Wasson » Jan 30, 2016 7:12 am

Three minutes running the sim on the Oculus Rift:

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKO6R1tg_HQ[/youtube]

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Post by Todd Wasson » Mar 18, 2016 4:40 pm

Added support for twin and triple outboard setups today. Here's a new trailer showing that off:

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=83ZolAnVoiM[/youtube]

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Post by Todd Wasson » Apr 23, 2016 4:05 am

New trailer with hull water spray added.

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AXAL2a3wuww[/youtube]

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Post by Hippie459MN » Apr 23, 2016 6:29 am

:up: :boating:
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1976 Pontoon - aka The Family Truckster

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