Friday, September 27, 2019

Knobster 3D printed case

I use touch screens on my home flight simulator.  It just makes it much more configurable and easy to manage, however doing things like twist the knob on a 530 is difficult using a touch screen.  Enter the knobster!  I use a product called AirManager for the touch panel, and it supports a device called the knobster.  I built my own knobster following the instructions here: http://www.simwarekits.com/diy-kit-builders.html



Here is the 3D printed case file which took me forever to find:  https://drive.google.com/open?id=1a7QU1-9voTyuzC6qOdeoDTqEeja56Svs and I used a service called Sculpteo to have it printed since I don't have a 3D printer.  Awesome!




5 comments:

  1. The link for the DIY of the Knobster doesn't work. Is the another one somewhere?
    Thanks

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  2. Ditto - The link for the DIY Knobster doesnt work. Where do we go to get this information?

    THanks

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  3. The correct link is:
    https://siminnovations.com/wiki/index.php?title=Knobster_DIY

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