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by MSI
Wed Jan 15, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: msmac3D of vehicle accel and jump from drive-thru location
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Re: msmac3D of vehicle accel and jump from drive-thru location

Finally found the source of the the video! Thank you Wade Bartlet , Wade maintains the NAPARS page on Facebook. If you are on FACEBOOK go to the NAPARS FACEBOOK page and scroll down to Jan 9th posting (and consider JOINING NAPARS ) or here's a direct link: Direct link to FACEBOOK Information on Bank...
by MSI
Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: CRASH & Simplified Damage & Trajectory Analysis Programs
Topic: Is CRASH damage analysis a virtual relationship?
Replies: 0
Views: 10

Is CRASH damage analysis a virtual relationship?

Q: I have heard the term 'virtual' used with a CRASH damage analysis, why? A: In response to your question we repeat the following which is taken from other threads and we noted this as a part of our participation in a 1987 SAE subcommittee **. These points are important issues when applying damage ...
by MSI
Tue Jan 14, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: Google Maps vs Google Earth in Chrome
Replies: 1
Views: 124

Re: Google Maps vs Google Earth in Chrome

Here's a few more items on the topic from a sample we created
by MSI
Tue Jan 14, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: msmac3D of vehicle accel and jump from drive-thru location
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Re: msmac3D of vehicle accel and jump from drive-thru location

FYI, we did this quick setup example using google maps and so overhead image crude! Should have used Google earth in Chrome! (in rush to do it i forgot!) You get much better pictures in Google Earth. See below and also see Google Maps vs Google Earth in Chrome Google Earth v Google Maps Google Earth...
by MSI
Mon Jan 13, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: msmac3D of vehicle accel and jump from drive-thru location
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Re: msmac3D of vehicle accel and jump from drive-thru location

Did a little searching and found the crash happened in Rockford, Illinois on Dec 23, 2017 at 10:10 AM. Here's a CGTN video of the crash (with better optics may revisit the simulation!) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JDvcCrRJTZY Here is an overhead of the site: apparently the driver went into a park...
by MSI
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: CRASH & Simplified Damage & Trajectory Analysis Programs
Topic: "No Damage Intercept" of CRASH
Replies: 0
Views: 21

"No Damage Intercept" of CRASH

As part of a response to a question on Truck Crush properties and an error in the referenced SAE paper , we added this topic with important information on the "no damage intercept' and CRASH in general One thing to note/always check on Crush Coefficients: What is the 'no damage intercept'? A simply ...
by MSI
Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: msmac3D of vehicle accel and jump from drive-thru location
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Re: msmac3D of vehicle accel and jump from drive-thru location

Here is a closeup and slow motion of the vehicle video
by MSI
Sun Jan 12, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: msmac3D of vehicle accel and jump from drive-thru location
Replies: 4
Views: 361

msmac3D of vehicle accel and jump from drive-thru location

Saw a video of acceleration and jump of a vehicle from a teller location on twitter? ( if you know origin of this please let me know See below for origin of video, thank you Wade!) The location on video: N42.253245,W89.028622 For quick comparison/demonstration put location in msmac3D , pulled in 3D ...
by MSI
Fri Jan 03, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: CRASH & Simplified Damage & Trajectory Analysis Programs
Topic: Truck Crush Properties
Replies: 2
Views: 76

Re: Truck Crush Properties

Here is the summary of the Crush properties (we have not verified/checked their work, they used video analysis so be sure to get paper to check/review their techniques) Truck Crush Summary.png One thing to note/always check on Crush Coefficients: what is the 'no damage intercept'? A simply A/2B give...
by MSI
Fri Jan 03, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: CRASH & Simplified Damage & Trajectory Analysis Programs
Topic: Truck Crush Properties
Replies: 2
Views: 76

Re: Truck Crush Properties

I had a user request i post up a summary of the results from the Truck Crush Properties paper and so will do below (see post after this correction) On reviewing the paper i encountered an error in the first part of the paper that needs correcting: The paper states that Campbell is 'crush per unit wi...