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by MSI
Tue Jul 09, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: msmac3D simulation of CT Crash Test
Replies: 0
Views: 112

msmac3D simulation of CT Crash Test

We saw a crash test posted to LinkedIn as CTS Crashteams Test and decided to try and see what msmac3D would do with similar vehicles, and simply tying to match to trajectory (actual vehicles, weights, speeds, trajectory and damage measurements and other crash test details were not posted) IF YOU KNO...
by MSI
Tue Jul 02, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: What Is?
Topic: What is the NHTSA Crash Test Database?
Replies: 0
Views: 62

What is the NHTSA Crash Test Database?

The NHTSA Crash Test database page includes the following: The NHTSA Vehicle Crash Test Database contains engineering data measured during various types of research, the New Car Assessment Program (NCAP), and compliance crash tests. Information in this database refers to the performance and response...
by MSI
Mon Jul 01, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: Msmac2D/3D/3D Graphics Ver 2.50 Preliminary update
Replies: 2
Views: 136

Re: Msmac2D/3D/3D Graphics Ver 2.50 Preliminary update

Just for fun: Simply called up Bridge to Nowhere in our google maps, set two vehicles running after one another, and simulated the drop/landing with msmac3D and used graphics to quickly display
https://youtu.be/HmKqy3eUSlw
by MSI
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: Msmac2D/3D/3D Graphics Ver 2.50 Preliminary update
Replies: 2
Views: 136

Re: Msmac2D/3D/3D Graphics Ver 2.50 Preliminary update

We have added an update to the 3D Models to 2.50 see the Installation instruction page (additional information above) msmac3D/3D Graphics Ver 2.50 Preliminary Update NOTE: Your login name and password is required please email us if you forgot or need a new one Thank you for your support of McHenry S...
by MSI
Wed Jun 26, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: Msmac2D/3D/3D Graphics Ver 2.50 Preliminary update
Replies: 2
Views: 136

Msmac2D/3D/3D Graphics Ver 2.50 Preliminary update

McHenry Msmac3D/3D Graphics Ver 2.50 Preliminary update June 26, 2019 https://youtu.be/gI55RzssrH4 (quick simple demo of pre-impact pan/zoom, auto detect contact, pan/zoom camera) Hello. We hope you are all enjoying the summer months (and for those in the southern hemisphere, your winter months) Th...
by MSI
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Litigation Topics and News!
Topic: How accurate is eyewitness memory?
Replies: 9
Views: 8484

Re: How accurate is eyewitness memory?

Excellent NY Times article by Kristof includes reference to Texas Willingham case where an innocent man was put to death due to flawed eyewitness testimony When We Kill We currently have these other topics related to EyeWitness Memory: 2009/2010 How accurate is eyewitness memory 2010/2011 How Accura...
by MSI
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: Highway Safety Issues
Topic: Hydroplane Speed on Flooded Highway
Replies: 2
Views: 4478

Re: Hydroplane Speed on Flooded Highway

June 2019: Recent post by Wade Bartlett to the FACEBOOK page for NAPARS on hydroplaning included references and the following list: 1. Hydroplaning in a straight line allows tires to spin down. 2. That speed is higher than the hydroplane speed under braking. 3. Full-depth new tires essentially can't...
by MSI
Tue Jun 04, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: TBI, Concussions, Head Injury
Topic: Concusion issues consuming the NFL, why not also the NHL?
Replies: 0
Views: 79

Concusion issues consuming the NFL, why not also the NHL?

The N.F.L. Has Been Consumed by the Concussion Issue. Why Hasn’t the N.H.L.? With the Stanley Cup finals underway, Joanne Boogaard and a growing group of former players worry that people have moved on to a stage of acceptance — that the N.H.L. has emerged from its concussion crisis by steadfastly d...
by MSI
Fri May 31, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: VIDEOS: msmac3D Intro & Instruction videos
Replies: 1
Views: 4320

Re: VIDEOS: msmac3D Intro & Instruction videos

New video added Howto add animated vehicle, see above
by MSI
Wed May 29, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: What Is?
Topic: What is the CRASH Energy Correction Factor (ECF)?
Replies: 4
Views: 5696

Re: What is the CRASH Energy Correction Factor (ECF)?

Q: In this ECF thread you mention "Looking at the Brach book Table 6.2, the listing for the RICSAC staged collision analysis, the value for MU for identical impacts varies arbitrarily" and also present values for RICSAC 9 from the book in Figure 7.14, p 145 and Figure 7.13, p 142. I currently do no...