Archive for June, 2016:

Brainstorming and planning

We will be hosting a brainstorming session shortly to hash out some of the design details regarding the Impulse Portal. Some topics of discussion: The need for a better website (lets face it, this one is a little bit rubbish…) Ideas for generating an early income stream Potential sales pitch formats for gathering investors The expansion plan for after the first Impulse Portal is complete The need for updated content on this website Further to this is a desire to decide on some of the finer design choices regarding the machine itself. Calculations are required to figure out the motor
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Functioning Delta Chair

The delta chair prototype is working well. Most of the bugs have been worked out, so now we have a solid foundation to build the full size from. Some next steps will include using game data to drive the rig directly, acceleration and deceleration, testing the idea of sending force data instead of position data. But here it is in action: The delta chair and the rotating rig have been combined onto one controller, and the cabling has been tidied up. But the rubber bands holding the slip rings in place have deteriorated over time and will need to be
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