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Why Use a Dynamic Motion Seat in your Simulator?

Posted by on May 10, 2017 in ACME News, Dynamic Motion Seats, Military | 0 comments

Dynamic Motion Seats offer better cost and better capability for your simulators. The key difference is that motion capability is built right into the seat body. That key capability is a terrific advantage for your program in many ways. Here’s how you the seat helps your program. Save Money Many Ways! Much Lower Purchase Cost – Motion Platforms can cost...

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Save $1.8M Each Year on Weapons Training

Posted by on May 1, 2017 in ACME News, Gun Active Recoil (GAR®), Military, Press Releases, Realistic Recoil | 0 comments

You can save a ton of money using a weapon simulator. The key is having an ultra-realistic replica weapon trainer that looks, feels, and functions just like the actual weapon. The replica weapon must be able to train the same skills that gunners learn on the range. Students must be able to practice loading, aiming, trigger control, bursts, and adapting to...

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Windloading Force

Posted by on Apr 5, 2017 in ACME News, Gun Active Recoil (GAR®), Military, Press Releases, Realistic Recoil, US Air Force, US Army, US Navy | 0 comments

Remember riding in a car when you were a kid and you would put your hand out the window? You could hold your hand flat and zoom your arm up and down like an airplane. Or you might hold your hand flat against the wind, relax your arm and just let the air blow your arm back.  Those same airstream forces work on the barrel of a machine gun poking out from a...

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Small Footprint Simulators

Posted by on Apr 1, 2017 in ACME News, Dynamic Motion Seats | 0 comments

When many people think of a military flight simulators they envision the bulbous enclosure on the gigantic hydraulic legs. Sure, motion platforms are one type of flight simulator. But, there’s a vast range of trainers that are not that complex and not that expensive. There are trainers available that fit right into your standard classroom or even in your...

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Machine Gun Malfunctions

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in ACME News, Gun Active Recoil (GAR®) | 0 comments

Machine guns are wonders of engineering. They handle hundred of rounds per minute and thousands of rounds over a lifetime. They deal with the massive heat and gas pressure as the rounds fire.  And, they operate in the toughest environments and can be exposed to shock, damage, or wear.  Really, they’re pretty dependable.  But, what happens when the weapon...

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G-Suit Systems

Posted by on Mar 9, 2017 in ACME News, Dynamic Motion Seats, G-Suits | 0 comments

Fighter jets operate in a dynamic world of banks, climbs, dives, rolls, vibrations, shudders. The jet continuously changes accelerations and G-forces. G-loads are an inseparable part of the fighter environment. Pilots use the cues from the motion, pressure, and vibrations to fly the jet. The flight sensations are part of the pilot’s awareness of the jet’s...

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