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by MSI
Mon Apr 27, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: General Reconstruction Analysis
Topic: Where can I find the Canadian Vehicle Specifications?
Replies: 1
Views: 14618

Re: Where can I find the Canadian Vehicle Specifications?

The current release of the software is
  • April 2020: Latest version on CARSP website:2020.2
    • We also have an archived local copy if the other link does not work
      • Version 2020.2, and is available for downloading as the archive file: cvs2020.2
by MSI
Mon Apr 27, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: General Reconstruction Analysis
Topic: Suzuki Swift launch at roundabout in Rabien, Poland
Replies: 4
Views: 214

Re: Suzuki Swift launch at roundabout in Rabien, Poland

Here's a quick first pass simulation at 80 MPH of the launch and travel to landing impact into a building per recent updates.
Tried some locations, and different focal lengths for the roadside camera but couldn't match. Will revisit later.
by MSI
Mon Apr 27, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: General Reconstruction Analysis
Topic: Suzuki Swift launch at roundabout in Rabien, Poland
Replies: 4
Views: 214

Re: Suzuki Swift launch at roundabout in Rabien, Poland

Got some additional information from Zyg Gorski and his brother Ed Gora First the local TV station: TVn24.pl had report and additional information TVn24 report.png TVn24 report. comparepng.png From which i got the landing area and then used Google Earth to map the path out google earth flyover.png a...
by MSI
Wed Apr 22, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: General Reconstruction Analysis
Topic: What is the appropriate rotating vehicle % drag factor?
Replies: 3
Views: 3471

Re: What is the appropriate rotating vehicle % drag factor?

Saw a post on another crash forum asking about the Coefficient of Rotating vehicle.
this post covers information on that topic
Also this topic includes a presentation of a simple procedure you could do in excel
by MSI
Mon Apr 20, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: General Reconstruction Analysis
Topic: Suzuki Swift launch at roundabout in Rabien, Poland
Replies: 4
Views: 214

Re: Suzuki Swift launch at roundabout in Rabien, Poland

Some observations First anyone who can get additional information on that launch i'd love to hear from. I set up a quick and simple simulation and approximated the launch ramp (visually, so obviously having a direct measurement of the ramp would be nice!) ramp.jpg A number of items came into focus. ...
by MSI
Wed Apr 15, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: General Reconstruction Analysis
Topic: Suzuki Swift launch at roundabout in Rabien, Poland
Replies: 4
Views: 214

Re: Suzuki Swift launch at roundabout in Rabien, Poland

Here we did a crude sequential edit of the video simply chopping things to leave the vehicle as it rises:[/url] Note: we could edit frames of the video to show only the vehicle and leave them static which would be much better...but the time required... Apr 16th i added a slow motion on end to this v...
by MSI
Wed Apr 15, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: General Reconstruction Analysis
Topic: Suzuki Swift launch at roundabout in Rabien, Poland
Replies: 4
Views: 214

Suzuki Swift launch at roundabout in Rabien, Poland

Great video of a vehicle launch in Poland posted to twitter and covered on autoblog site: Watch a Suzuki Swift go straight when the road doesn't, fly 209 feet into a church Link to original video on Twitter: Twitter link which included (translated) Yesterday after 18:00 there was an unusual event in...
by MSI
Wed Apr 08, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: Misc Topics & News!
Topic: Current COVID-19 data
Replies: 1
Views: 37

Re: Current COVID-19 data

The New York Times also has created an excellent informative interactive webpage: Coronavirus in the U.S.: How Fast It’s Growing You can look at detailed data for your state, city, etc Sections include: Cumulative Cases and Deaths by Metro Area Daily Growth Rate Growth Rates by Case Count New Cases ...
by MSI
Fri Apr 03, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: General Reconstruction Analysis
Topic: High Speed Tree Impact at end of Police Chase
Replies: 2
Views: 38

Re: High Speed Tree Impact at end of Police Chase

Here is the actual roadway (and i might use once i get time to do a msmac3D simulation of the event!)
scene.jpg
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and with cars removed
scene cars removed.jpg
scene cars removed.jpg (439.08 KiB) Viewed 27 times
by MSI
Fri Apr 03, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: ATB & Occupant Pedestrian Reconstruction
Topic: FLIR Thermal Camera to detect Pedestrians at Night
Replies: 0
Views: 27

FLIR Thermal Camera to detect Pedestrians at Night

Sent from SAE via email today: 75% of Pedestrian Deaths Occur at Night Tests have shown adding a FLIR thermal camera to automatic emergency braking systems (AEB) improves pedestrian detection – especially at night, when 75% of pedestrian deaths occur. With FLIR thermal cameras, automotive perception...