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Shock absorbers !!

💎Yue💎

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There is always something new to learn, and when my native language is not English, there is a way of learning called brute force, this leads to two things, first, you learn, and second a high percentage is learning to do things wrong, of course not always.

Today I had a kind of Eureka, I actually discovered how to properly implement the sliding joints to create springs for a vehicle, the point here is to get to understand how this should work and I think I've achieved it. In the end I'm left with the doubt of whether I have a learning disability, because torture is the same as always, trial and error. 

Translated with www.DeepL.com/Translator


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So I expose the code to recreate the shock absorbers, it should be noted that only I understand this, because I do not give any explanation regarding the case, but it works.

 

cVehicle={}

	function cVehicle:New()
		
		local this = {}
	

		this.mesh = {}
		
		this.mesh.chassis     = nil
	
		
		--## pivots Springs. 
		this.mesh.SpringFL    = nil
		this.mesh.SpringFR    = nil
		this.mesh.SpringBL    = nil
		this.mesh.SpringBR    = nil
		
		--## Meshs Wheels.
		this.mesh.WheelFL    = nil
		this.mesh.WheelFR    = nil
		this.mesh.WheelBL    = nil
		this.mesh.WheelBR    = nil
		
		--## Meshs Axles Dir.
		this.mesh.AxleL      = nil 
		this.mesh.AxleR      = nil
		
		--## Motor Springs.
		this.motorSprings={}
		this.motorSprings.force = 300
		this.motorSprings.limits={}
		this.motorSprings.limits.Down = -0.5
		this.motorSprings.limits.Up = 0.5
		this.posSprings={}


		
		function this:StartSystem( springs, wheels, axles, chassis)

			self.mesh.chassis   = chassis
			
			self.mesh.SpringFL 	= springs[0]
			self.mesh.SpringFR 	= springs[1]
			self.mesh.SpringBL 	= springs[2]
			self.mesh.SpringBR 	= springs[3]

			self.mesh.WheelFL  	= wheels[0]
			self.mesh.WheelFR  	= wheels[1]
			self.mesh.WheelBL  	= wheels[2]
			self.mesh.WheelBR  	= wheels[3]

			self.mesh.AxleL		= axles[0]
			self.mesh.AxleR		= axles[1]
			
			self:StartMotorSprings()

		end

		function this:StartMotorSprings()

			self.posSprings[0] = self.mesh.SpringFL:GetPosition(true)

			self.motorSprings[0] = Joint:Slider( self.posSprings[0].x,self.posSprings[0].y,self.posSprings[0].z, 0,1,0,self.mesh.SpringFL, self.mesh.chassis ) 
			self.motorSprings[0]:EnableLimits()
			self.motorSprings[0]:SetLimits( self.motorSprings.limits.Down, self.motorSprings.limits.Up)
			self.motorSprings[0]:SetSpring( this.motorSprings.force )
			
			self.posSprings[1] = self.mesh.SpringFR:GetPosition(true)

			self.motorSprings[1] = Joint:Slider( self.posSprings[1].x,self.posSprings[1].y,self.posSprings[1].z, 0,1,0,self.mesh.SpringFR, self.mesh.chassis ) 
			self.motorSprings[1]:EnableLimits()
			self.motorSprings[1]:SetLimits( self.motorSprings.limits.Down, self.motorSprings.limits.Up )
			self.motorSprings[1]:SetSpring( this.motorSprings.force )

			self.posSprings[2] = self.mesh.SpringBL:GetPosition(true)

			self.motorSprings[2] = Joint:Slider( self.posSprings[2].x,self.posSprings[2].y,self.posSprings[2].z, 0,1,0,self.mesh.SpringBL, self.mesh.chassis ) 
			self.motorSprings[2]:EnableLimits()
			self.motorSprings[2]:SetLimits( self.motorSprings.limits.Down, self.motorSprings.limits.Up )
			self.motorSprings[2]:SetSpring( this.motorSprings.force )
			
			self.posSprings[3] = self.mesh.SpringBR:GetPosition(true)

			self.motorSprings[3] = Joint:Slider( self.posSprings[3].x,self.posSprings[3].y,self.posSprings[3].z, 0,1,0,self.mesh.SpringBR, self.mesh.chassis ) 
			self.motorSprings[3]:EnableLimits()
			self.motorSprings[3]:SetLimits( self.motorSprings.limits.Down, self.motorSprings.limits.Up )
			self.motorSprings[3]:SetSpring( this.motorSprings.force )

		end


		function this:Update()


			if Window:GetCurrent():KeyDown(Key.J) then
				self.mesh.chassis:AddForce(0,150,0)
				
			end
				
		end
		
		
		
		

	



		return this 
	end

And there's still the question of whether this is well implemented, but I guess I've learned something new.
 

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