ACME Worldwide

1-505-243-0400
Navigation Menu

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

Ejection Seat Trainer

Posted by on Feb 11, 2017 in ACME News, Dynamic Motion Seats, Ejection Trainers, Press Releases | 0 comments

ACME’s Dynamic Motion Seats are the perfect way to add motion cues to fighter cockpit trainers. Customers can answer other training needs with the seats too. True Q® seats are great trainers for ingress/egress and ejection training. The key is the realism of the seats. ACME reproduces the look and the feel of the actual ejection seats in the True Q® motion...

Read More

Why Demand Realistic Recoil?

Posted by on Jan 16, 2017 in ACME News, Gun Active Recoil (GAR®), Press Releases, Realistic Recoil | 0 comments

Pull the trigger on any firearm and you will immediately understand Newton’s law about equal and opposite reactions. Recoil is an inseparable part of shooting. It instantly affects how you engage the target. And the effects are amplified for machine guns. Each machine gun round changes the lay of fire. Recoil makes the barrel on a .50 caliber dance as the...

Read More