All News: Benjamin Nile

Design & Build Your Own Sim Rig III

March 15th, 2014 by

When building anything in this world that has equal and opposite sides, the best way to proceed is with a piece of equipment called a jig. Jigs, which are usually made of metal, are quite time-consuming to build.  But they make a world of difference in product. Why? A jig allows you to place everything … Read the Rest »

Design & Build Your Own Sim Rig II

February 15th, 2014 by

The main focus when working in a shop is: safety. The second is using the right tools. Why do I mention this? I will get into that a little later. For now, let’s get back to the build shall we? We I last left you, I lied. I am not using a 2011 Lajoie seat … Read the Rest »

Design & Build Your Own Sim-Rig

January 27th, 2014 by

In the weeks ahead iRacingNews will carry a series of stories by iRacer Ben Nile on the design and construction of your own sim-rig.  The first installment focuses on some of the preliminary steps, not least of which is deciding where the sim-rig will be located and the materials to used in its construction -Ed. … Read the Rest »