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Autonomous vehicle idea

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Small modeling to test FreeCAD 0.17 Autonomous vehicle idea
Sources on github:
https://github.com/fran6t/Vehicule-Autonome-Urbain
A little macro video made without programming using raw manual placements and " Copy paste "into the macro.
The idea is to show the displacement on an avenue and how load passengers by front side.
Https://youtu.be/_3Aje3DATB8

The only 0.17 function that I have experienced is to "generate a thickness" share design to make the rear translucent hood and side windows
also without this function I couldn't realize these two pieces.

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Ps: sorry for my very bad english
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Hi Francis,
welcome to the freecad-forum.
Is that an "official" research-project or your private interest?
regards thomas
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slightly off topic but it reminded me in a way of this effort: http://opensourceecology.org/wiki/Car
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Omg. Mr. Been shourly would have fun with those cars :lol:
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thschrader wrote: Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:24 am Hi Francis,
welcome to the freecad-forum.
Is that an "official" research-project or your private interest?
regards thomas
Private interest just for idea and test FreeCAD.

I spend some time on one v0.2 with a suspension, a presence of electric engines, batteries, suspension on the central wheel deferred on the principle fork before of motorcycle
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Your design reminds me of the "BMW-Isetta",
called "The rolling Egg". Good design, high performance,
even the german police used it.... :)
regards Thomas
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@thschrader i never see this, fantastic.

A new version of my concept :
Approach to the sidewalk
Front door opening
Lowering of seats
Rounding angles
New car wheel thanks to Walgri inspiration https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?f=24&t=10915
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fran6t wrote: Wed Sep 20, 2017 4:45 pm A new version of my concept :
Can you post the FC-file? :)
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yes, just a little time to clean and I push this to github depot
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thschrader wrote: Thu Sep 21, 2017 4:28 pm
fran6t wrote: Wed Sep 20, 2017 4:45 pm A new version of my concept :
Can you post the FC-file? :)
Ok i've push all on my github account https://github.com/fran6t/Vehicule-Autonome-Urbain
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