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by MSI
Mon Jun 21, 2021 11:02 am
Forum: Specs/Acceleration/Braking
Topic: Golf Cart Braking and Handling Tests
Replies: 1
Views: 15

Re: Golf Cart Braking and Handling Tests

great followup on Facebook NAPARS page on golf carts: See NAPARS page Working with cars and trucks, many of us forget how small a golfcart is. It seems almost as large as a small car, but it's mostly air and happy thoughts, instead of engine blocks and steel drivelines. The article Inspection and Te...
by MSI
Wed Jun 16, 2021 10:13 am
Forum: Specs/Acceleration/Braking
Topic: Golf Cart Braking and Handling Tests
Replies: 1
Views: 15

Golf Cart Braking and Handling Tests

On Facebook group a link to a reference with Golf Cart Tests was provided. It's an NHTSA report Inspection and Testing of Low Speed Vehicles , Jeff Elias, Aug 1998, VRTC-83-0461 Abstract: In response to petitions by the golf cart industry the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reviewed i...
by MSI
Tue Jun 15, 2021 9:03 am
Forum: Vehicle Safety
Topic: Road Collision Reporting Guidelines
Replies: 0
Views: 7

Road Collision Reporting Guidelines

From the UK Guidelines for journalists reporting on road collisions. Correct use of appropriate language makes for balanced, inoffensive stories. Road Collision Reporting Guidelines The Road Collision Reporting Guidelines are produced in collaboration with the University of Westminster’s Active Trav...
by MSI
Mon Jun 14, 2021 6:04 pm
Forum: General Reconstruction Analysis
Topic: When Graphs Are a Matter of Life and Death
Replies: 0
Views: 10

When Graphs Are a Matter of Life and Death

When Graphs Are a Matter of Life and Death Pie charts and scatter plots seem like ordinary tools, but they revolutionized the way we solve problems. By Hannah Fry June 14, 2021: Excellent article/review of new book on “A History of Data Visualization and Graphic Communication” (Harvard), Michael Fr...
by MSI
Mon Jun 14, 2021 8:56 am
Forum: General Reconstruction Analysis
Topic: Princess Diana Crash Reconstruction
Replies: 7
Views: 7079

Re: Princess Diana Crash Reconstruction

In response to some recent comments made to our simulation video of the crash and the 48 Hours segment on the Princess Diana crash we found an interesting summation of some of the conspiracy theories with explanations and references. For those of you still wish to believe and repeat conspiracy theor...
by MSI
Fri Jun 11, 2021 10:16 am
Forum: What Is?
Topic: What is the Static Stability Factor?
Replies: 1
Views: 10313

Re: What is the Static Stability Factor?

June 2021: On the NAPARS Facebook page Wade presented some tips for easy measurement of track width. Please see the NAPARS facebook page topic: Track Width Discussion Track width.png And it included a link to this McHenry Forum topic (Thanks Wade!) In reviewing the topic we wanted to add that there ...
by MSI
Fri Jun 11, 2021 9:11 am
Forum: msmac3D Licensee Notes
Topic: HOWTO videos with Task Specific Links
Replies: 1
Views: 178

Re: HOWTO videos with Task Specific Links

June 11: Note we removed the direct links to full videos on this page:
  • Simply click the link to right for a topic of interest
  • then you will see a list of all topics covered in the video
  • simply click on topic of interest!
  • (there is also a link to the full video)
by MSI
Tue Jun 08, 2021 11:41 am
Forum: Specs/Acceleration/Braking
Topic: Friction Tests on Contaminated Surfaces
Replies: 1
Views: 1695

Re: Friction Tests on Contaminated Surfaces

Some recent posts to INCR on the topic included some additional references for research on the topic: Consider joining INCR as its a great resource for information, and thanks to the folks who posted up on these and other topics... I don't identify them as members are not supposed to name names so p...
by MSI
Mon Jun 07, 2021 12:38 pm
Forum: msmac3D Licensee Notes
Topic: Models3D - repository for new 3D Models
Replies: 7
Views: 1141

Re: Models3D - repository for new 3D Models

more models added recently:
  • simply download any zip file from the New Models3D
  • unzip it to your c:\Msoft3D\Models3D directory
  • and then next time you add/edit/change a 3D Model it will be available for selection
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by MSI
Sat May 29, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: James Bond Spiral Jump by McHenry
Topic: Spiral Jump Stunt Slowed Down for the James Bond Movie?
Replies: 2
Views: 90

Re: Spiral Jump Stunt Slowed Down for the James Bond Movie?

Since this question was from high school students about doing a calculus project.... Had to add a great quote on Calculus from the book Clockwork Universe I found my book and didn't yet find the quote BUT liked this from the book... "The new tool for describing the moving, changing world was ca...