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"Wivel" crowd funding live

Postby Harry » Tue Jun 21, 2016 2:42 pm

Hi,

LapTimer's family of supported sensors is getting bigger!

I just posted on the start of Wivel (http://www.wiveltracker.com) crowd funding campaign on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HarrysLapTimer ... 4781751380

This is looking like a very promising solution for the future. Like ASL's RaceCapture devices, it will combine GPS/GLONASS, OBD, general digital / analog inputs, and IMU units in one device. The devices will come with an external antenna which can be placed outside. For older non - OBD cars, a special terminal is available allowing direct connection of analog and digital inputs.

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Re: "Wivel" crowd funding live

Postby MrBlah » Mon Jun 27, 2016 11:36 pm

have you laid hands on it already? I hate to buy into one of these and it's vaporware, not heard of "indigogo" before so I'm not sure how refunds work if it turns out to never really ship


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Re: "Wivel" crowd funding live

Postby Harry » Tue Jun 28, 2016 5:35 pm

Yes, I had my hands on a prototype, but you really should not go for a crowd funded project in case you do not want to go a risk. I personally have fun in getting my hands on things early, but are aware these projects bomb from time to time. It is a question of personal preference. You can wait a year and get it as a regular product then (provided it works out).

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Re: "Wivel" crowd funding live

Postby Harry » Thu Jun 30, 2016 9:26 am

Hi,

For existing users, there is a special LapTimer perk available now: http://bit.ly/296vz68
It does not include the LapTimer license (you have already) and thus comes at a reduced price.

For more information, please read https://www.facebook.com/HarrysLapTimer ... 9053184541

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Re: "Wivel" crowd funding live

Postby gplracerx » Thu Jun 30, 2016 4:22 pm

I like that it uses sensor fusion to improve precision. The addition of a barometer will make determination of vertical velocity a lot better than with GPS only.


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Re: "Wivel" crowd funding live

Postby totoshe » Thu Aug 04, 2016 10:40 am

supported project !


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Re: "Wivel" crowd funding live

Postby MrBlah » Wed Sep 21, 2016 2:00 am

harry you have any updates on this project you can share?

I see on their blog some are already using it?


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Re: "Wivel" crowd funding live

Postby Harry » Wed Sep 21, 2016 12:25 pm

MrBlah wrote:harry you have any updates on this project you can share?

I see on their blog some are already using it?


I assume these are test devices, it is not available for purchase yet.

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Re: "Wivel" crowd funding live

Postby totoshe » Wed Nov 16, 2016 4:26 pm

Hello.
Any news ?


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Re: "Wivel" crowd funding live

Postby totoshe » Fri Apr 07, 2017 12:03 pm

Any News or going to race capture ?



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