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G27 Sequential shifter Mod with springs.

Discussion in 'Sim Racing Hardware' started by Vern Utsinger, Dec 14, 2011.

  1. . $3.86
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  2. Abdul Al-Amry

    Abdul Al-Amry
    2011 RD Indy 500 Winner

    Very neat and a mod that looks like will work consistently.
  3. Mark Reynolds

    Mark Reynolds
    Physics & AI Programmer

    Genius :)
  4. Von Butters

    Von Butters

    Oh my,i want
  5. Danny Asbury

    Danny Asbury

    Very nice. I just use a couple rubber bands, but your mod looks much better XD
  6. Von Butters

    Von Butters

    Im still coming back to watch this, i cant belive just how simple it is.
    I agree with what was said earlier too, GENIUS
  7. anyone got some part numbers as they make thousands of those springs? also what nut/bolt/screw size should I be using? does the spring come in black?

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  8. I got 12mm m4 dome head screws of ebay, hope it's the right one, but for 99p it's worth the risk. Will let you know how it turns out

    edit - This was the wrong size do not buy these.
  9. I tried 4 different types of screws before I found ones which fitted lol. Just waiting on the springs now
  10. Von Butters

    Von Butters

    Hey Majnu, I ordered a pack of those springs off Amazon, a couple that I picked out first off fit and work perfect.
    Thanks for the suggestion mate.
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  11. got my springs today and the ones in the box set do work, They are not as compressed as the one in the video but I'll be damned paying £14 for 2 springs.

    the screws I used were these


    They need gentle pressure with a 2,5mm allen key to get in but they fit in as snug as a bug in a rug.

    Total cost £5.62 but you'll have an assortment of springs left over. Unless someone can find the exact spring cheaper this is the most cost effective route to go down I found.
  12. Yeah how basic thanks for the video
    works a trreat :):)
  13. I've done the same, it works really well, just be sure to cover the leather gaiter with something, as the springs start to wear a hole in it. I've got a bit of cloth on mine at the moment, must get round to putting something a bit more professional looking on it :)
  14. Justin Swan

    Justin Swan

    I got my G27 today. Why was I expecting it to switch between H-shift and sequential at the turn of a knob?
  15. Von Butters

    Von Butters

    That was the G25, but so many of them were breaking, Logitech dropped the design.

    Welcome to the G27 family
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  16. welcome to the G27 gang :D it's a great wheel :D
  17. Justin Swan

    Justin Swan

    Thanks :)
    Got to re-learn right foot braking after using left foot for so long.