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by MSI
Tue Aug 09, 2022 3:57 pm
Forum: 3D Vehicle Simulation, msmac3D
Topic: Princess Diana Crash Reconstruction
Replies: 15
Views: 11293

Re: Princess Diana Crash Reconstruction

Another comment posted up to one of our videos of the crash : Comment That mercedes had a very dodgy past and that night it was the only one available Our Response: We've heard comments related to that, however, can you provide a legitimate news source which documents the 'dodgy past'. And the loss ...
by MSI
Tue Aug 09, 2022 11:07 am
Forum: General Reconstruction
Topic: Split Apart Vehicles in Crash Reconstruction
Replies: 1
Views: 17

Re: Split Apart Vehicles in Crash Reconstruction

Just realized had posted this engine separation video in response to a engine separation crash posted on facebook a year and a half ago...

See Will now look for a split apart crash analysis and post up soon. stay tuned!
by MSI
Mon Aug 08, 2022 2:59 pm
Forum: General Reconstruction
Topic: Split Apart Vehicles in Crash Reconstruction
Replies: 1
Views: 17

Split Apart Vehicles in Crash Reconstruction

This thread will contain some prior work we've done on vehicles which separate during a crash. We'll also add some notes, etc to help crash reconstructinists deal with vehicles that separate during a crash. And we might update some of these graphics to our latest 3D graphics Most break apart vehicle...
by MSI
Mon Aug 08, 2022 12:32 pm
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: Is msmac3D an annual maintenance/subscription?
Replies: 5
Views: 3682

Re: Is msmac3D an annual maintenance/subscription?

PC-Crash update from 13.1 to 14 apparently has raised the pricing for updates
see below!
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by MSI
Mon Aug 08, 2022 12:13 pm
Forum: 3D Vehicle Simulation, msmac3D
Topic: 109 MPH Crash, Collision Magazine Article, msmac3D Recon
Replies: 5
Views: 934

Re: 109 MPH Crash, Collision Magazine Article, msmac3D Recon

The following is a draft copy of the article published for Collision Magazine being posted for convenience. Please consider subscribing to Collision Magazine see: Investigation of EDR Data from a High-Speed Crash with msmac3D Please let us know if you have ANY questions or comments on the article!
by MSI
Tue Aug 02, 2022 10:31 am
Forum: 3D Vehicle Simulation, msmac3D
Topic: Princess Diana Crash Reconstruction
Replies: 15
Views: 11293

Re: Princess Diana Crash Reconstruction

Additional comment posted to the Youtube Video presentation of Diana Crash reconstruction :: Very interesting and highly technical...I give my students the analogy of Kepler's Law of planetary orbits to describe the relative decelerations and "swept areas" during a violent action in the s...
by MSI
Tue Aug 02, 2022 10:30 am
Forum: General Reconstruction
Topic: DeltaV/Accel at location other than CG?
Replies: 4
Views: 694

Re: DeltaV/Accel at location other than CG?

In response to a question on one of our video on the Princess Diana crash a question came up on the relative Impact Speed change (DeltaVs) by location for an angled offset crash. We created this msmac3D crash reconstruction video of an angled offset crash similar to the Princess Diana Crash: Note th...
by MSI
Mon Aug 01, 2022 3:59 pm
Forum: 3D Vehicle Simulation, msmac3D
Topic: Princess Diana Crash Reconstruction
Replies: 15
Views: 11293

Re: Princess Diana Crash Reconstruction

July 31, 2022 Comment posted to our Youtube Video presentation of Diana Crash reconstruction : The car was a major problem...it had been in a major rollover crash and was almost completely rebuilt. The car was known to behave erratically and drivers did not think it was right. Her driver was probabl...
by MSI
Wed Jul 27, 2022 5:55 pm
Forum: 3D Vehicle Simulation, msmac3D
Topic: Princess Diana Crash Reconstruction
Replies: 15
Views: 11293

Re: Princess Diana Crash Reconstruction

TRL on Linkedin posted up an article: Reflecting on the historic pioneering approaches of TRL TRL Princess Diana.png Which includes: In January 2004, the UK’s inquest opened into the death of Diana, Princess of Wales and Dodi Al Fayed. Soon after the Met team were established, we were contacted by t...
by MSI
Mon Jul 11, 2022 2:43 pm
Forum: Highway Safety
Topic: History of the Federal Highway Administration
Replies: 0
Views: 29

History of the Federal Highway Administration

Interesting pages on FHWA site FHWA History The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) was created on October 15, 1966, after having had several predecessor organizations. In 1893, the Office of Road Inquiry was founded. In 1905 that organization's name was changed to the Office of Public Roads which...