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POLL - What steering wheel/pedals do you use

Discussion in 'Sim Racing Hardware' started by Richard Knight, Sep 7, 2011.

  1. Richard Knight

    Richard Knight
    GP2 - No.1 Virgin

    Trying to find out the most common steering wheels amongst gamers as I would like to manufacture a seat with mountings for wheel & pedals. The idea is a one-piece vacuum moulded construction with optional add-on monocoque cover.
    1. Please state make & model
    2. Also state PC/PS3/XBOX
    3. Please rate your wheel from 1 to 10 (10 being excellent)
    4. If you have had problems please state.
    5. Interested if valued under ?

    Many thanks
  2. Richard Knight

    Richard Knight
    GP2 - No.1 Virgin

    1 Microcon wired
    2 XBOX
    3 6
    4 Replaced several times foc - Argos
    5 £250
  3. Erik Tveit

    Erik Tveit
    I can haz cookie?

    1. Logitech Driving Force Pro
    2. PC/PS3
    3. 4
    4. The paddles double shifts in all games if I don't put in gearing delay.
    5. 200€
  4. Peter Hooper

    Peter Hooper

    1. MadCatz MicroCon MC2 (wired)
    2. Also state XBOX
    3. 8 (best value wheel out there!!)
    4. None.
    5. Maybe at a later date.. divorce and loss of house does not leave much cash in the kitty.
  5. 1. Logitech Driving Force GT
    2. PC
    3. Just got the wheel one week ago, so no long-time experience. Wheel: 8/10. Pedals: 3/10
    4. I couldn't reach the shifter buttons without pain, so I bought the shifter paddles from grantourgismo -> Problem solved :). The brake pedal is really as bad as everyone says, but the price was the main argument for the wheel. If I have some spare money a pedal upgrade will be made.
    5. Not yet, just need to see how much I race and if the fun stays. If I am still playing as much in ~1 year or so, interested if max ~200€
  6. 1.Logitech G27
    2.PC / PS3
    4.none yet
    5.can you ship to south africa? :)

    for the time being, got the measurements for a playseat (too expensive to buy in SA) and am going to make one instead.
  7. 1. loghithech driving force gt
    2. ps3
    3.10 for the wheel , 8 for the pedals and 3 for the brake and -10 for the clutch hehe
  8. Roland


    1. Logitech MOMO Racing
    2. PC
    3. 8
    4. None yet (1,5 yo) although the large amount of play on the steeering column is starting to get annoying..
    5. nope, sorry; perfectly happy with my home-made rig made of scrap wood.
  9. David O'Reilly

    David O'Reilly
    A bad quali means I can go forwards in the race.

    Madcatz MC2, but will udate this year to fanatec CSR or CSR Elite.
    No Problems
    not sure if I have enough room? but say 200 pounds, Will it have my name on the side?
  10. ReDi

    Slightly Mad Studios

    1) Fanatec GT2 + ClubSport pedals
    2) PC
    3) 9/10
    4) None
    5) €200
  11. 1) Official 360 wireless wheel
    2) Xbox(!) and PC (w/o FFB)
    3) 8/10
    4) Had to take the bottom off to refasten a plastic cog that had stopped the FFB working. It was bought second-hand (wheel is discontinued), so could be due to age of wheel more than anything else. Build quality is brilliant overall.
    5) £150.
  12. Oli Peacock

    Oli Peacock
    Sim Racer

    1) Fanatec GT3RS + Clubsport Pedels
    2) PS3
    3) 8.5
    4) None
    5) £250
  13. Andrew Bortz

    Andrew Bortz

    1. Logitech G25
    2. PC
    3. 9
    4. No problems just a lack of wheel buttons that a G27 should fix.
    5. depends on the quality of the rig but anywhere up to £500
  14. 1. Logitech Driving Force GT
    2. PS3
    3. 9
    4. Pedals are pretty crappy
    5. $200 USD
  15. Alex Ball

    Alex Ball
    Web Nerd

    I have two, so:

    1. Fanatec GT2
    2. PC/PS3/XBOX
    3. 6
    4. A few issues, and not very reliable. Weird 'feeling' but feature rich
    5. no thanks

    1. G25
    2. PC/PS3
    3. 8
    4. None, but compatability sucks (I like forza.. )
    5. no thanks
  16. 1. Fanatec GT3 Rs V2 and Clubsport pedals
    2. PC and PS3
    3. 9
    4. No problems. I have updated the wheel to a V2.
  17. 1. Xbox official wheel
    2. xbox
    3. 7
    4. one of the paddles doesn't work anymore
    5. ~£200
  18. Main Rig
    Logi G25 with a Charlie's Simracn custom wheel plate (SLI-Pro with lots of buttons and switches) with a 320mm Momo wheel and Fanatec CSP
    9/10 since nothing is perfect
    No (happy with my triple display Obutto)

    2nd rig
    Fanatec Turbo S and Logi G25 pedals
    Xbox 360
    To many with the Turbo S
  19. 1. MoMo driving force in combination with a Sli-Pro
    2. PC
    3. 8
    4. about 6 years old, no problems yet :)
    5. 300 euro
  20. 1. G27 logitech
    2. PC
    3. 8 "extra add on wheel plates should make it a perfect 10"
    4. only had it for about 3 months
    5. If you could ship to SA for under R2500