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  • Transmitter Foam

    The pistol grip controller for my RC cars has a steering wheel & trigger for speed and brakes. So it takes 2 hands to use it. Sometimes it's nice to be able to drive with one hand and give the the other one a rest. With this in. mind I design a new foam cover for the wheel made from TPU with an extension to be able to drive with the thumb on the left hand.

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    The rough texture was created with Prusaslicer using their skin function on the outside walls. I think smooth it might be a little slippery.

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    This is it mounded on one of my transmitters, also made it a litter thicker than the original foam that was one the wheel.

  • #2
    I think it's hilarious how the new cover makes the steering wheel look like a tire.

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    • #3
      Some people actually mount a tire as the steering wheel

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