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Gaming Rig - Speaker Upgrade (part 2)

Followup from my post here: http://projectable.me/post/136896495676/gaming-rig-speaker-upgrade-part-1-so-as-i

I managed to get a pair of Paradigm Cinema 90 v.3s for $55 on eBay, an even better deal than I got for the pair of Cinema 70 v.3s I

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0 Comments 20 January 2016
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Gaming Rig - Speaker Upgrade (part 1)

So, as I mentioned in my last post, Im not all that impressed by the bundled satellite speakers with the Logitech Z906.  I mean, they’re fine, especially for the price point of this 5.1 solution, but they lack range, they have

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0 Comments 08 January 2016
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Since the full release (non Early Access) of Dirt Rally, I have been playing with slightly “off” POV, today I spent the time to go in and adjust the eyefinity_cameras_adjustments.xml file to finally get things right. You can read the original post here: http://tmblr.co/ZI30Hu1rcN8_

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0 Comments 02 January 2016
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Gaming Rig - Dirt Rally FOV tweaks pt. 2!

It has been a while since I last fired up my rig, and there were some tweaks in 0.71 that extended the cockpit FOV setting. Unfortunately, the FOV alone does not a perfect match make, so I once again had

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0 Comments 15 September 2015
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Gaming Rig - Dirt Rally FOV tweaks After dialing in FOV and seat position within Assetto Corsa and Project Cars (which have in game mechanisms to do so), I decided to attempt to dial in Dirt Rally.  

Easier said than done…

Firstly, there has been one addition in the

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0 Comments 09 August 2015
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Gaming Rig - I havent had a post in a while, so I may as well add some content to this barren blog. Kids eat a lot of time, so aside from the treehouse project I started, my personal projects are fairly dormant (with the exception of this one).

I

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0 Comments 28 July 2015
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Sim Racing

SimXperience DIY Motion rig - Some updated photos!

I have upgraded my gaming PC to something better suited for the new generation racing games such as Dirt Rally and Project Cars. I have also moved from a single transducer on the pedals to front left+right transducers to

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0 Comments 17 June 2015
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Introduction:

Firstly, please excuse the meta’ness of this post, it’s a verbalization on my thought process on the bug, to possibly help Codemasters and the Dirt team track down and squash the motion output crash within Dirt 3.

I built myself a motion simulator using the DIY kit

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0 Comments 21 April 2015
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SimXperience DIY Motion rig - I am finally done building this wondrous piece of gaming equipment and wow was it worth it!

It is based of SimXperience’s DIY motion platform, with a 3rd axis for rear traction loss. It has 2 actuators on the seat, and one that moves

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0 Comments 17 April 2015