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Forum: Construction Equipment 11-23-2023, 02:19 PM
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Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Yep, i know that would happen since it is programmed to the TX to use both channels 1 and 2 for steering and throttle, I guess I just have to live with it, that would be the extent of my analytical...
Forum: Construction Equipment 11-23-2023, 04:05 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

test run...

https://youtu.be/J-29v8VGFls?si=SbNQCiFsIlaa2O8k
Forum: Construction Equipment 11-23-2023, 04:03 AM
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Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Finally 99% done.... except the plexiglass windows and windshield....

https://i.ibb.co/ngSfjQR/20231123-012556.jpg (https://ibb.co/Ssp0BVJ) https://i.ibb.co/BL2F74h/20231123-012614.jpg...
Forum: Construction Equipment 11-23-2023, 03:58 AM
Replies: 65
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Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Here's a video of my reversing alarm.

https://youtu.be/VIv8aKlfrZo?si=RYaSmOFCmNyuWr0l
Forum: Construction Equipment 11-23-2023, 03:56 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

https://i.ibb.co/b3xFwpL/20231123-010553.jpg (https://ibb.co/kypJbY0) https://i.ibb.co/VLQBf5X/20231123-010606.jpg (https://ibb.co/cyCT4Vz)
Forum: Construction Equipment 11-23-2023, 03:53 AM
Replies: 65
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Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

I did, but unfortunately, i got confused even more, i guess electronics is not really my thing lol.... but i was able to do it, using a servo plugged in to the throttle channel with a wye harness,...
Forum: Construction Equipment 11-10-2023, 02:19 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

i never messed up with a lot of the stock settings, i believe it is running at 50mm/sec, i mostly print at 0.20 layers, 0.16 if i want better details and smaller parts and 0.28 for rough parts...
Forum: Construction Equipment 10-31-2023, 04:38 PM
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Posted By Orange RC Works
Forum: Construction Equipment 10-28-2023, 12:27 AM
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Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

cab interior parts for printing...

https://i.ibb.co/4fx5gz3/CAB-07.jpg (https://ibb.co/cvd7X0V) https://i.ibb.co/fkHgkgr/CAB-08.jpg (https://ibb.co/m94j9jh)
Forum: Construction Equipment 10-28-2023, 12:22 AM
Replies: 65
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Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

This is the 3D model of the cab interior...

https://i.ibb.co/HVb6qqF/CAB-02.jpg (https://ibb.co/nbY9jjg) https://i.ibb.co/pwyJ0RP/CAB-06.jpg (https://ibb.co/JtQ5Byd)
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Forum: Construction Equipment 10-27-2023, 11:07 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Testing the smoke machine.... water based... cold smoke

https://www.youtube.com/shorts/QmNWKqW5AqU

https://www.youtube.com/shorts/bojNiLOlpfM
Forum: Construction Equipment 10-27-2023, 10:59 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Inside of the engine bay where the cylinder actuators, smoke machine and receiver are placed...

https://i.ibb.co/wCc8W0N/20231027-195322.jpg (https://ibb.co/hHYrW7R) ...
Forum: Construction Equipment 10-27-2023, 02:31 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Thanks, i think i used a mix of 0.16 and 0.20 layers... nozzle is still stock.... 0.16 for the really tiny pieces and 0.20 for the rest...took me a while to get this done as I have been busy riding...
Forum: Construction Equipment 10-26-2023, 03:33 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Mock up of the cab interior...

https://i.ibb.co/q7chc3x/20230913-215505.jpg (https://ibb.co/FmycyLn) https://i.ibb.co/0jWQpqh/20230913-215540.jpg (https://ibb.co/Z6wNRdW)
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Forum: Construction Equipment 03-29-2023, 01:11 PM
Replies: 65
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Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

I dont have preference on radios, i have a flysky GT3B 3-channel radio for my other crawlers and i like it...if its cheap and works just fine, im on it lol... i never thought that i6X has 10 channels...
Forum: Construction Equipment 03-28-2023, 01:47 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

thanks, it was a challenge at first trying to figure out how to program my 6-channel Radiolink pistol radio to do the track movement, also, it would have been better if there are 2 more channels...
Forum: Construction Equipment 03-28-2023, 03:05 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

thanks, just a rough estimate would be around 220 hrs for design and maybe half of that for the prints... i have used 4 spools more or less since i started this build.
Forum: Construction Equipment 03-28-2023, 02:51 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

thanks... i need to do another test video to show movement of the blade and ripper...
Forum: Construction Equipment 03-26-2023, 12:23 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

test run today....

https://youtu.be/VJCjNo2JGh0
Forum: Construction Equipment 03-24-2023, 02:52 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Cab is done...cab interior is next...

https://i.ibb.co/PNsJf1S/20230323-223230.jpg (https://ibb.co/s2pcMsB) https://i.ibb.co/xzF4jb2/20230323-223350.jpg (https://ibb.co/TPWC8Gw)
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Forum: Construction Equipment 03-05-2023, 02:11 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Update on the build... done with the cab deck, fuel tank, hydraulic oil tank, etc... time to design and build the cab...

https://i.ibb.co/2KkNqPr/20230305-125018.jpg (https://ibb.co/4NVdWML) ...
Forum: Construction Equipment 02-28-2023, 11:27 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Thanks, this would probably end up like a demo build, not sure of the power train being able to push dirt but when i tested it, it can pretty much climb a 30 degree incline but lets see... i can say...
Forum: Construction Equipment 02-27-2023, 10:22 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Thanks, i do like to challenge myself a little bit and it gives me so much satisfaction when i get to figure out a shape in autocad 3d considering that i have to manipulate the WCS to be able to...
Forum: Construction Equipment 02-27-2023, 01:13 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Latest build update....hood and ROLPS is done...now working on the 3d model of the cab and fuel tank...

https://i.ibb.co/tbwFcpZ/20230226-235517.jpg (https://ibb.co/jL9sGkV) ...
Forum: Construction Equipment 02-20-2023, 01:15 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 66
Posted By Orange RC Works
Re: 1/10 Caterpillar D8T Build (3D Printed)

Im thinking of using a 1 1/2" x 1/8" thk flat bar as blade tips, cut in sections just like the real ones, that would be the weight on the blade...

Anyway, another update with the installation of...
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