Building a simpit

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Posted

oh wow! Amazing work mate.

Thanks, it was quite a learning experience as i've never really done things this big before.

Bravo! Now to convince my mom...

It's easier to ask forgiveness than ask permission :D

Looks awesome.

I was wondering if you could just buy an old sit down arcade machine and convert that instead of having to build it all from scratch.

 

This one looks ideal :

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/arcade-machine-/322111967437?hash=item4aff5e90cd:g:tPIAAOSw9VZXOzZz

:D

Thats actually a good idea.. i might actually do that when i get a bigger place :-D

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You make me now want to place an order from the carpenter to fabricate the support stands for the Saitek X55 HOTAS.

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You make me now want to place an order from the carpenter to fabricate the support stands for the Saitek X55 HOTAS.

i actually found a pretty easy to make and cheap stand for that while i was researching simpits.

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As far as i can tell its made from a few meters of pvc pipe, some joints and 2 pieces of wood.

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That's nifty! I will try to come up with my own version on the office wheel chair :)

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This is awesome!

I'm drawing my plans for something similar myself at the moment. I'm going to try and make it so that I don't have to change anything going from flying to racing to fps, or at least the smallest changes possible. Really cool build, hope it will serve you well!

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