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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #45 on: June 01, 2018, 12:18:14 AM »
Hi Jurgen, i'm very curious on how your Famo will look like with the electronics crammed in!

Hi,
here some Pictures....
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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #46 on: June 05, 2018, 08:04:58 AM »
Looking good! ESC's under the rear bench is see? What type are these? looking much smaller then the HobbyKing XCar 45A i crammed in..

And not using my 3D files for the FAMO? Shame on you!  ;)
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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #47 on: June 06, 2018, 01:04:48 PM »
Hi,
this are Hobbywing 18A Bushless ....  ;)



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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #48 on: July 10, 2018, 03:20:36 AM »
Hello,
Project is still in progress.
I build now two Famo! :o
The second one with 6to Bilstein-Crane..
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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #49 on: July 10, 2018, 05:27:42 PM »
Wow, nice work! Where did you purchase the second one? Did asiatam have some in stock?
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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #50 on: July 11, 2018, 12:16:47 AM »
Wow, nice work! Where did you purchase the second one? Did asiatam have some in stock?

Hi,
Asiatam have much Famo´s in Stock...

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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #51 on: July 15, 2018, 01:02:25 PM »
Hi,
some "Brasswork":

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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #52 on: July 15, 2018, 01:55:05 PM »
Looks great, jhamm

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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #53 on: July 22, 2018, 12:49:47 PM »
Hi,
currently state:
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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #54 on: September 10, 2018, 03:42:48 PM »
Just to give some updates on the original thread. I recently got the FAMO back on my workbench to FINALLY update the firmware on the TCB.
I must say this works really great!

As you may or may not know i had some problems getting the front wheel steering aligned with the tracks steering and the stroke of the servo had to be limited to only 30%.
Then it turned out that the turning radius of the FAMO was as large as the CERN hadron collider so this did not work out.

Luke then added the option to set the steering servo limits just like the barrel elevation option and this just saved my day!

Thanks again Luke! I will post a movie tomorrow of the FAMO racing over my shopfloor!
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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #55 on: September 11, 2018, 02:45:16 AM »
Hi,
i confirm the option for steering servo is the goal for Famo.
The real Famo have had a wide turning radius arrond 10m.

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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #56 on: September 11, 2018, 05:43:14 AM »
I also implemented the transmission option. One of the three position switches now determines forward-neutral-reverse

That is the "clicking" you hear all the time (the video starts with my cat's greeting meaow)

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Re: Asiatam FAMO SdKfz. 9
« Reply #57 on: September 11, 2018, 01:51:54 PM »
Very cool, I love the synchronized engine flaps! Thanks for reporting back on the steering, I'm glad to know it works. I'm curious, what percent of steering command have you copied to the tracks? It doesn't look too aggressive, which is probably good for realism. If you haven't already, you might also want to experiment with the three turn modes, you may find one works better than the other. I like to assign them to a 3-position switch so I can experiment on the fly.
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