Learn how to build your own digital lap counter for a slot car track using an ESP 32, some Neopixel LEDs, and infrared sensors. Maker Monday is presented by Paessler https://www.paessler.com/ Also have a look at our blog: https://blog.paessler.com/ Click here for links related to the episode, and other information. Every 2 weeks, IT Admins from Paessler will put the “smart” into “Smart Home”, as they take you through steps for creating a home automation system using some cheap and easily-accessible hardware and programs. They’ll start off simply enough, but the complexity will grow over time. If you have ideas [More]
We assembled a 550 meter long slot car track using more than 2,000 track pieces and built a tunnel with LED lights. Then we put accelerometers and other sensors on the Carrera cars and sent the data to PRTG. Why? So we could monitor stuff, of course. Technical angle: https://youtu.be/mOc0lSyXImw Entire track: https://youtu.be/k1haudwmlR4 Enjoy! Your Paessler Team
Testdrive of the new BRM NSU TT 1/24 slotcar on the scalextric sports track, driving great, a new class is born.
Carrera Digital 1/32 Layout.
Check back in with Scalextric in our latest episode of Test Track! We pop inside the garage to look at the Scalextric Club exclusive BMW E30 M3 and with our new My First Scalextric campaign hitting TV screens we look at some other classic Scalextric adverts. There’s also time to look ahead to the titanic battle between the Scalextric and Jaguar iPaces! Scalextric Club – https://www.scalextric.com/uk-en/memberships My First Scalextric – https://www.scalextric.com/uk-en/shop/sets/my-first-scalextric.html DriveTribe – https://drivetribe.com/ #Scalextric #TestTrack #Club
#Carrera132, #SlotCarTrack, #CarreraDigital132, #SlotCarRacing 3-car race on a 150 ft custom carrera digital track. Race shot from different angles and speeds. 👍 See my other videos about my carrera 132 digital track (wireless)… The Carrera Digital 132 series allows you to race up to 6 drivers at once. Cars Racing on video: Ferrari 458 Italia GT2 AF Corse, No. 71, 2012 Aston Martin Vantage GT3 BILSTEIN No. 97 Silverstone 2013 BMW Z4 M Coupé Schubert Motors
Time lapse video of building 95 feet of Carrera digital 132 slot car track. Actual build time approximately six hours, two of which is just installing guardrails and lane dividers. Carrera track can run both 1/24th and 1/32nd scale slot cars. The track is a “double-folded dogbone” design, so although it looks like a 4-lane track in most places, it is two two-lane tracks running parallel in opposite directions. This allows a good deal of track in the smallest space possible. This is a seasonal track set up only for a couple of months each winter. The track layout was [More]
Revised video of Rally Top End with cars, couldn’t get the sound to work so there’s music instead:
Stacey shows you the different car models, features, tracks and digital options for a modern slot car racing experience.