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Old 10-11-2017, 07:35 PM   #1
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What do you do guys think of this?

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Old 10-11-2017, 07:52 PM   #2
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He’s not going to have to worry about making weight. Very interesting though. He’s surely a lot smarter than I am.
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Old 10-12-2017, 08:59 AM   #3
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There is potential for some huge benefits from 4 motor independent drives. The trick is going to be the control system, sensor inputs and programming. Get all that worked out and perfected, you could have something.
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Old 10-13-2017, 11:38 AM   #4
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Impractical, takes the Fun out of driving. It makes the computer the driver , you just tell it where you want to go.
I know you can program it to do some impressive things . with four motors and four independent drive wheels it need a computer to run.
I will never use a self driving car , I dont like ABS or stability control either.
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Old 10-13-2017, 09:48 PM   #5
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I think it's neat. Running the motors to operate similar to a torque sensing diff would be amazing.
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Old 11-02-2017, 07:59 PM   #6
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I think its amazing. The guy is a genius! Ok well maybe not a genius but hes one clever cookie!
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Old 11-03-2017, 07:26 AM   #7
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oh my god that is frickin awesome!
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