FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

General

What is VRXsim®?

VRXsim® is based in Barcelona, Spain and develop, manufacture and supply Professional Motion, Visual and Simulator solutions for private or professional use.

We offer products such as;
– 2DOF – 6DOF Motion Platforms
– VR Motion Racing/Flight Simulator

What do we do?
– Development
– Sales
– Rentals (Short-term)

Where are you based?

We have our office and showroom in Barcelona, Spain

Do you have any training facility?

Our professional VR Motion Racing Simulators in the VRXSim® Showroom in Barcelona are available for your practise sessions.
Contact the VRXSim® Team for more information

I want to become a pilot, can you help me?

We at VRXSim® have multiple decades of experience in the aviation industry. Our VR Motion Simulators are available for use in order to get an initial feel of aviation. They provide the immersion and realistic feeling that you have been looking for.

Contact us to verify our opening hours

I want to improve my racing performance, can you help me?

Simulator training is a proven method in improving skills. Airline pilots regularly enter the simulator to both prove their skills, and also to improve it.

While we can’t simulate everything in simulators, many things are possible:
– Track knowledge
– Racing performance analysis
– Consistency
– Mental strength
– Physical strength

In order to make the training as real and immersive as possible we have the highest quality of Motion Platforms, Direct-Drive Steering Wheels, Pedals and Virtual Reality glasses, as well as laser scanned tracks on the racing simulation software so that you can feel every bump as if you were there.

Is it possible to rent your showroom?

Not our Showroom, however we have a partner in Barcelona that have Several Simulators available. Contact us for more details

I want to open a VR Arcade, what do I need?

We have a great selection of products available for your startup. Contact us to discuss your options

Simulator Packages

Are the Simulator Packages ready out of the box?

We assemble the simulators in Barcelona before we ship them to you. The only thing you have to do is to connect a few cables and you will be up and running

2DOF – 4DOF Motion Platforms

Does the motion system use hydraulic fluid?

No, the motion platforms are powered by electric motors (DC / AC depending on product). They provide an ultra reliable zero maintenance product, ready for any commercial usage

Which games are compatible?

All major Racing & Flight Simulator games/simulations are compatible. To mention the most common and famous:

Racing
Assetto Corsa (Recommended)
Project Cars 1+2
iRacing
rFactor 2
Dirt series
F1 2017/18

Flight Simulation
Prepar3D V3/4 (Recommended)
Flight Simulator X
X-Plane 10/11
DCS
War Thunder
Falcon 4

Rollercoaster
NoLimits 2

Does it work with Playstation 4?

Yes, a number of games are available for the platform. Contact us to know more

6DOF Motion Platform

Can I fit a homebuilt B737-800 Simulator on the platform?

That’s definitely possible! Contact us with your requirements

How much payload can I have?

Mainly we offer payload solutions in the range of 400kg – 4000kg
Let us know of your needs and we will get back to you with a customised solution.

How long are the stroke lengths of the actuators?

Our standard stroke length is 400mm, however we offer options between 150mm – 800mm

Which kind of electric motors do you use?

The VRXSim® 6DOF Motion Platforms are powered by AC Servo Motors. The power output depends on the payload requirements, but range from 1000W – 5400W per Servo Motor

Does the motion system use hydraulic fluid?

No, the motion platforms are powered by electric motors (DC / AC depending on product). They provide an ultra reliable zero maintenance product, ready for any commercial usage

Does it work with Playstation 4?

No, unfortunately not

Which games are compatible?

All major Racing & Flight Simulator games/simulations are compatible. To mention the most common and famous:

Racing
Assetto Corsa (Recommended)
Project Cars 1+2
iRacing
rFactor 2
Dirt series
F1 2017/18

Flight Simulation
Prepar3D V3/4 (Recommended)
Flight Simulator X
X-Plane 10/11
DCS
War Thunder
Falcon 4

Rollercoaster
NoLimits 2

Where are the VRXsim® 6DOF Motion Platforms manufactured?

The VRXsim® 6DOF Motion Platforms are being manufactured, tested and calibrated in Barcelona, Spain. We use suppliers of components and equipment from Asia, US and several countries within Europe.

Shipping

How long Lead Time do you have?

The Lead time depends on the product. Contact us for more information

Post-Sales

How long warranty do you offer?

The length of the warranty depends on type of use (Personal / Professional) and of the product. We also offer the possibility for extended Warranty up to and including 5 years from the date of purchase (charged annually). Contact us for all details.

What kind of Support do you offer?

We offer an Extended Premium Support Service, charged yearly. Contact us for details.