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NEW VDASH-EMU version 1.1-37 Is Available For Download Today!

Posted: May 25, 2020, 6:32 am

NEW VDASH-EMU version 1.1-37 Is Available For Download Today!

Plenty of cool new features (see below) and minor bug fixes.
Cheers,
z

CHANGELOG 2020-05:

– notification to update VDAHS-EMU when attempting to load a new template on old VDASH-EMU
– Tire temperature / wear and brake temperature objects are now grayed out when not in use
– NEW STANDARD BUTTON textures Pack available (already) for download HERE

New option for customization of the “Lock Page” Button Object

Z Index prefix object name in Objects menu

New Brake temp gauge object

New Align Title option Of Group Object (left or center)

Codematers F1 2020 Beta Plugins Are Available For Download!

Posted: May 18, 2020, 7:24 pm

Codematers F1 2020 Beta Plugins are available For SLIMax Mgr Pro (2020-05-18)

Hi,

This is for you if you have been selected by the Codemasters beta program for testing the new F1 2020, SLIMax Mgr F1 2020 Beta Plugins (STD & DX12) are out today! (2020-05-18 – Access to the download page is restricted).

Installation:

– As usual “Check For Update” first to keep your installation up to date
– download and extract preview package on your desktop
– copy the content into ..\SLIMax Manager Pro\ directory

– Do not forget to activate the new installed plugin.

That’s it!

To configure telemetry API v8 of F1 2020, simply launch the game and in UDP settings

– set Fanatec LED OFF
– set SLI-PRO LED OFF
– set UDP Telemetry to ON
– the rate to 60Hz
– do not activate Broadcast
– if the IP is not set then put 127.0.0.1 which is your local PC IP (localhost)
– Format: 2020


DOWNLOAD
(Access to the download page is restricted to our registered users only)

Cheers,
z

NEW Version 15 Of The Z-Ring Is Out!

Posted: May 1, 2020, 6:07 am

NEW Version 15 of the Z-Ring is available for download today!

[EN]

Z-Ring v15 is available for download

The difference between versions 14 and 15 of the Z-Ring is a short heel and a recess bottom to make room for a lock nut (see installation for more information). This allows a complete stability of the QR even in the event of repeated big vibrations using your Fanatec Podium DD1 or DD2.

FAQ US/UK
http://zappadoc.com/f-a-q-z-ring-for-fanatec-podium-dd1-dd2-us-uk/

Donwload zip file here:
http://zappadoc.com/podium-dd1-and-dd2-qr-issue-the-z-ring-solution/

Authorized Dealer / Vendeur agréé:

Cheers,
z

[FR]

La v15 du Z-Ring est dispo au téléchargement

La différence entre les versions 14 et 15 du Z-Ring est un talon court et un fond évidé pour faire de la place pour un contre-écrou (voir l’installation pour plus d’informations). Cela permet une stabilité totale du QR de votre Fanatec Podium DD1 ou DD2 même en cas de grosses vibrations répétées.

la FAQ en français
http://zappadoc.com/questions-reponses-sur-le-z-ring-pour-fanatec-podium-dd1-dd2-fr/

Donwload zip ici:
http://zappadoc.com/podium-dd1-and-dd2-qr-issue-the-z-ring-solution/

Authorized Dealer / Vendeur agréé:

Cheers,
z

MotionMax Manager 2DOF to 6DOF Car Racing Motion Simulator

Posted: April 3, 2020, 9:23 am

MotionMax SCN Edition – 6DOF Simulator – Track Imola (90s) Car Ferrari F1 (click image to zoom)

I started the MotionMax Manager project in 2015 and include the full support of 6DOF motion simulator platform (and its 2/3/4/5DOF declination) in 2018, From PRO to casual with a full 1:1 level motion driving simulator to a simple cockpit or VR rig the 6DOF (or 2/3/4/5DOF version) of MotionMax Manager is easy and powerful and supports a maximum of games and simulations.

MotionMax Manager is definitively a PRO Racing driving simulator software even if it can be use for flying-sim. The internal vehicle physics interpreter (V.P.I.) provides an ultra-realistic motion result in all car categories (Formula 1 and other open wheel categories/Endurance/Proto/GT/Rally/Kart).

 

MotionMax Manager FREX Edition 6DOF and 2DOF is available for purchase to general public from FREX Japan.

It is included with simulators manufactured by private motorsports companies, OEM hardware motion simulator companies and actuator manufacturers who are in partnership with us.

MotionMax Manager SCN Edition is also available with a full support of Dyadic SCN actuators. contact us if you’re interested by this software edition.

Simulation And Game Studios:
Contact us for adding the support of your game/simulation to MotionMax Manager.

Electric Linear Actuators And Motion Platform Manufacturers:
Contact us if you’re  a manufacturer and want us to add the support of your electric linear actuator to MotionMax Manager

Contact us by email (or use this form)

Visit EKSIMRacing website for more info.

Cheers,
z

6DOF Concept:

2DOF Concept:

 

Automobilista 2 (AMS2 Early Access) Plugins Are Available For Download!

Posted: April 1, 2020, 5:44 am

UPDATED 2020/04/01:
OFFICIAL SLIMax Mgr Pro and MotionMax Manager EA Plugins of Automobilista 2  (AMS2 Early Access) are now available for download (AVX and Standard version), check for update as usual to get the latest software and do not forget to activate these new plugins (read the plugin info page for more details).

Cheers,
z

UPDATED: Automobilista 2 beta plugins available…

Posted: March 10, 2020, 9:24 am

Automobilista 2 beta plugin SLIMax Manager Pro available…

Hi,

Automobilista 2 (AMS2) Beta is out, the beta use the latest Project CARS 2 API, you just have to start the game and goto OPTIONS/SYSTEM and then select Shared Memory ON, UDP is not needed by SLIMax Mgr or MotionMax Manager so you can leave it OFF.

Go to EKSIMRacing plugins repository to download and get the installation info of the AMS2 BETA Plugins for SLIMax Manager Pro and MotionMax Manager.

Cheers,
z

EKSIMRacing V2R USB Controller For Your DIY Projects

Posted: March 9, 2020, 12:19 pm

EKSIMRacing V2R USB Controller For Your DIY Projects

 

Video EKSIMRacing USB V2R Controller In Action…

 

A quick and dirty video to show the EKSIMRacing V2R (Virtual to Real) controller in action.
A powerful feature called “Virtual To Real” (V2R) is available since version 3.4.6.3 of SLIMax Manager Pro. This let you use the virtual Button-Box integrated with VDASH-EMU racing dash for Android, Windows and Linux like a REAL (PHYSICAL) button-box with any game and up to 15 LED for rpm shift-lights, 6 Marshal/Warning LED and 5 external LED to create your custom USB racing display. Virtual to Real (V2R) Technology has been created by Zappadoc in 2017 and is 100% free for all registered users.

More info on V2R technology is available on website
http://www.eksimracing.com/eksimracing-firmware/

MotionMax Manager NEW 6DOF SCN Driver In Action…

Posted: February 25, 2020, 5:02 pm

MotionMax Manager NEW 6DOF SCN Driver In Action…

Video MotionMax Manager NEW 6DOF SCN Driver In Action…

Soon available…

Visit the website for more info about MotionMax Manager:
http://www.eksimracing.com/motionmax-manager/

Cheers,
z

MotionMax Manager 2DOF + TL Simulator (V4 Final) Concept

Posted: February 18, 2020, 11:02 am

MotionMax Manager 2DOF + TL Simulator (Final) Concept

 

Video MotionMax Manager 2DOF + TL Simulator (Final) Concept

(including Traction Loss Options, suitable for any racing seat)

 

Video MotionMax Manager 2DOF + TL Simulator V4 Kit

 

Car racing simulator 2 DOF + TL concept for your DIY projects based on initial FREX Style 2DOF directly compatible with MotionMax Manager Software 2DOF (MMX2). Suitable for any racing seat, adjustable or not like Sparco, Recaro, OMP, etc.

MotionMax is a true 6 DOF to 2 DOF software dedicated to car racing simulation for PRO training and track learning (not suitable for fly-sim ) with smart management of Pitch, Roll, Sway, Surge, Heave (6DOF only) and Yaw Dynamics (Traction Loss). MotionMax (MMX) all editions supports more than 60 car racing games/simulations.

System Requirements
Windows System Requirements:
Windows OS 64bit up to date 7/8/8.1/10

Min. Hardware Requirements:
A gaming PC capable of running a simulation or game at 60 FPS or higher (screen resolution minimum 1600×900),
1 dedicated USB 2.0 port available or better with a dedicated HUB USB 2.0 with external Power Adapter,
Obviously a 2DOF Simulator with 2 or 3 or 4 SCN6 100mm or 150mm (2DOF + optional TL + optional SURGE).

More Info On MMX 2DOF+TL+SURGE Software and kits available on FREX webshop:
https://www.frex.com/gp/

Visit EKSIMRacing website for more info On MotionMax Manager software:

http://www.eksimracing.com/motionmax-manager/

Aluminum frames parts list available to registered users.
Cheers,
z

A new Simulator 2+2 DOF Concept has been released Today!

Posted: January 2, 2020, 11:05 am

Video Simulator 2+2 DOF Concept With TL+SURGE Options

A new Simulator 2+2 DOF Concept has been released Today!

This car racing simulator is based on initial 2DOF FREX Style but include a dedicated Traction Loss (TL) and Bracking/Acceleration (SURGE) options. the DIY simulator project is directly compatible with MotionMax Manager 2DOF.

WIN A MOTIONMAX LICENSE:
If you’re interested by my DIY simulator concept/design and currently building a 2DOF + TL (+ SURGE) contact us with link to video and article on your FB/YT to be selected and win a MotionMax software License.

MotionMax Manager 2DOF+TL+SURGE Options Software and Motion simulator Kits are available on FREX webshop:
https://frex.com/store/product/motion-max-2doftl-software/

Cheers,
z