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Elon Musk Unveils Surprise, Supercar-Killing, Second Generation Tesla Roadster

Last night was supposed to be about Tesla’s biggest ever vehicle. Instead, the big news was about its smallest. During an event intended to unveil the Tesla Semi — an 80,000lb big rig — the company’s founder went full Musk and revealed a second generation of its very first car, the Roadster. The new Roadster is similar in form to the original, in that it’s a tiny sports car with a manual targa lid. But that’s where the similarities end. Rather than borrowing Read More...
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ZephVR – Real Wind for Virtual Reality

After only launching on November 2nd, the crowd funding campaign for ZephVR, a VR fan accessory designed to “add realistic wind at the right moments” achieved its $30,000 goal on Kickstarter after just a few hours. Weasel Labs, ad VR hardware start-up, has now raised over $41,000 half way through its now popular campaign. The new addition to VR promises to further immerse users and will be compatible with all major console and PC based VR systems including HTC Vive, Read More...

Bohemia Interactive to unveil new simulation tech at I/ITSEC

A company with U.S. headquarters in Orlando has built a virtual reality-based world that allows the military to train soldiers in combat using any American city as a backdrop. Bohemia Interactive Simulations plans to unveil its newest effort, which incorporates Google Earth data to replicate any U.S. city, at next month’s Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference in Orlando. “We have made it easy to build out any area of the earth” virtually, said Peter Morrison, Bohemia Interactive founder and co-CEO. Read More...
Elbit Systems Ausimtech D-BOX Motion Simulator
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Ausimtech Simulator deployed at Elbit Systems

Elbit Systems this week received delivery of an Ausimtech D-BOX motion enabled simulator to be incorporated in their Battle Management System (BMS) showcase in Canberra, Australia. The weapon-integrated BMS, deployed with the Australian Defence Force (ADF) in recent years, enhances the connectivity and coordination of manoeuvring forces at the tactical level, increasing its effectiveness and survivability. The simulator is to be used to integrate and enhance with their showcase which is used to attract major customers throughout the region. Read More...
D-BOX at Montreal Grand Prix
D-BOX at Montreal Grand Prix
D-BOX at Montreal Grand Prix
D-BOX at Montreal Grand Prix
D-BOX at Montreal Grand Prix

D-BOX at Montreal Grand Prix

D-BOX Technologies recently featured in Montreal, powering two major attractions at the 50th anniversary of the Canadian Grand Prix. Fans and some of the leading Formula 1 drivers including Romain Grosjean and Lance Stroll enjoyed the thrill of the immersive experience brought by the D-BOX powered motion racing simulators and a 32-seat motion effect theatre. The motion racing simulators gave fans a hands-on opportunity to test their skills and compete against the best drivers in the world. Congratulations to Read More...

World’s first 8K VR headset races past crowdfunding goal on first day

This VR headset promises to eliminate the screen door effect associated with current hardware. It remains to be seen if VR will ultimately prove a passing fad or has the legs to go the distance. Pimax is betting on the latter, and you can too, if you’re interested in what the company is pitching—the world’s first 8K resolution VR headset. It took all of just a few hours for Pimax and its highly hyped VR headset to blow past its $200,000 Read More...
Bushmaster Armoured Vehicle Simulator with Triple Screens on Calytrix Booth

Ausimtech at Australasian Simulation Congress 2017

Ausimtech recently featured at the Australasian Simulation Congress 2017 in Sydney showcasing 3 D-BOX enabled motion simulators for a F/A-18 fighter jet and Bushmaster armoured vehicles. The highlight of the week included the use of our simulators in two separate Distributed Mission Training (DMT) exercises! The first training vignette showcased an amphibious assault utilising a whole-earth rendering software solution provided by Bohemia Interactive Simulations utilising our F18 simulator and was well received. The second DMT demonstration included live collaboration with Read More...

360degree treadmill … is this the future of virtual reality gaming

Check out this 360degree treadmill … is this the future of virtual reality gaming? Source: Insider Read More...

Ausimtech’s Shiny New Website

Welcome to ausimtech.com.au. Its taken a while but our new website is finally starting to come together. We are looking forward to adding more content in the coming weeks and months including: More information on our range of simulation products and services An online store offering high quality simulation products with secure checkout facilities An account management area which allows you to manage your details and subscriptions A range of downloads including software, drivers, product manuals and other useful tools A monthly newsletter with the Read More...