hardware

  1. Ghiaman1334

    Laptop Keyboard not working

    Hi guys, Got quite the major issue... the keyboard on my laptop has stopped working. The keys do not type. Some shortcuts work, like Ctrl-Alt-Del, and the Windows key works, otherwise I'm getting no response. Oddly enough they work in notepad but I can't rely on notepad for everything lol Can...
  2. RaceDepartment

    Read This First The Future of Product Promotion on RaceDepartment Forums

    The RaceDepartment Forums have a new account upgrade available! We now offer the option to boost your business with commercial posts on the largest Sim Racing Hardware forum on the web. Upgrading your account to Authorized Vendor allows you to create and sticky a commercial thread in the heart...
  3. AaronF80

    SFX-100 Build: AaronF80

    I am starting down the road of building out my sim rig, and have closely followed the SFX mega-thread here in preparation. There have been several suggestions at a complete build thread start to finish from other readers, and as I needed a place to keep things organized as I go, I am going to...
  4. M

    Can EMI cause random button presses/inputs?

    I'm using a Fanatec DD2 with a McLaren GT3 rim. Recently in F1 2019 the MFD panel will randomly start cycling through screens - making wing adjustments and changing tyre selections. In Assetto Corsa Competizione my brake balance can randomly change. All of these unwanted inputs seem to be...
  5. Kenneth Jurmann

    Is there an general FFB Tool/App

    Hey everyone, sim-wheels often don't come with linear ffb. Some are more "responsive" others are not very "accurate" with their linearity. For years now, we are stuck with what the sim-dev would give us to correct those inaccuracies or design-choices. Some devs give us more values to change...
  6. M

    Problems with my csl elite wheel for ps4

    I have been having problems with my csl elite wheel for ps4 (I use it only on pc though). Basically what happens is when I have the wheel at centre then turn it I can turn further left before I reach soft lock than right. So if I turn the wheel left it will turn for one full rotation before...
  7. Vince #7

    Sim Racing PC dedicated Build Questions

    Greetings racers I have a 700 to 900 euros budget to build a pc dedicated for mostly sim racing and some other not very heavy games. My pc hardware knwolege is basic to none and im here basically asking for help about some tips for my new pc... what should i spend more money on and what are...
  8. K

    Simfai superquadro wheel

    Simfai superquadro v1 for sale RRP 1000 USD from simfais website. Very high end wheel based on a 911 cup car, comes magnetic paddle shifters working screen and all buttons work etc. currently mounted on a g27 base but only the rim is for sale, will include the base for extra. Message me with offers.
  9. BloodySalmonMan

    DIY Corvette C7.R GTE style steering wheel (Complete)

    Hi guys. After building Coswroth MK2 (LMP2) steering wheel, I received an order to make Corvette C7.R GTE style steering wheel. And I want to share my work before sending it all the way to Australia. As per usual, here are some pictures of the completed wheel rim. The rim consists of two main...
  10. T

    First step into racing/buying advice

    I just started thinking about getting into the sim racing (not actual simulation, just for fun). I first played a racing game with a steering wheel at my friend and it was awesome. I have some basic knowledge about electronics and some programming so i thought of making a DIY wheel, pedals and...
  11. C

    T3PA vs. CSL ELite

    I just recently got a t300rs with the standard pedals and i've realized how bad they are. The T3PA and the CSL elite pedals (without load cell) are around the same price. Wondering what everyone's thoughts on which one is better.
  12. Voloddyyaa

    Best Ultrawide Monitor for a Single Monitor Setup

    Hello Guys! I've pulled the trigger on a full GT1 EVO cockpit from Sim-Lab. For various reasons I went for a Single Monitor setup and I'm currently in a hurry to buy one untill Black Friday sales are still ongoing. The sweet spot would be an ultra-wide and curved. Size around 32". My PC has a...
  13. Voloddyyaa

    Best Ultrawide Monitor for a Single Monitor Setup

    Hello Guys! I've pulled the trigger on a full GT1 EVO cockpit from Sim-Lab. For various reasons I went for a Single Monitor setup and I'm currently in a hurry to buy one untill Black Friday sales are still ongoing. The sweet spot would be an ultra-wide and curved. Size around 32". My PC has a...
  14. callumjtc

    DIY Hydraulic & Pneumatic Pedal Project

    This will be a build focused thread, a continuation from the success of my previous thread containing a survey (many thanks for the overwhelming number of helpful responses!) for an A level technology project. The survey guided me towards building these pedals for the project which will...
  15. Ross McGregor

    Sell DSD Wilwood Pedals

    Hi, I'm looking to simplify my sim-racing setup so have decided to sell my DSD wilwood pedals. They have a load cell brake and would be a great addition to a dedicated sim rig, or for someone that is heavily into sim-racing and looking to shave off that last tenth! I've had mine for nearly 3...
  16. N

    HW - ISSUE: mclaren gt3 fanatec Rim - TC & ABS

    Hi all, did anyone figured out a way to use the 11 Position Knobs on the new GT3 Fanatec Rim in AC for TC and ABS Settings? Ingame i only can set it up to two positions. But i think there are 11 (Buttons) Positions to set it to...
  17. callumjtc

    Developing an improvement in sim racing hardware

    Hi all, I am participating in a design technology project under the context of simulator racing, completing a working prototype that I will test on my sim rig at the end of the project. The focus is on affordable consumer grade equipment, looking at shortfalls in realism and tactile feel in...
  18. Giacobbe

    Problem with Logitech DFGT.

    Gave my buddy an extra wheel which I had never used, it was a refurb(I think) DFGT that I had gotten off eBay and decided to upgrade before it even came in (sim racing probs). Anyways, everything seems to be working. Force feedback, does the full 920 calibration at startup, but it doesn’t...
  19. Maschine

    Hardware setup for tactile transducers and amplifier

    Good afternoon/morning to all. I'm trying to get my gear up and running but so far I'm hearing crickets instead of shaking. What I cannot get working: 2 x Buttkicker LFE's 1 x Behringer inuke 3000DSP Now, here's how I've tried to set it up. Please correct me if I'm wrong... I have two...
  20. Kevin Harris

    Sell T300RS Base With GTE and Ferrari F! Add On wheel

    No pedals, all in excellent condition. Upgraded to a Fanatec V2.5. $200 Will post at buyers expense... it's heavy so that could be expensive???