I have been playing with several vehicle dynamics simulators for a while now, and many of them require vehicle inertial properties to create realistic simulations.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

There is very limited published data out there so I was wondering how could one calculate these properties experimentally? ....Other than hanging it on a huge pendulum or creating a big rotating table is there an easy way to estimate the principal moments of inertia of an actual size vehicle?

Any conceptual ideas would be helpful. Thanks JP

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# Vehicle Moment of Inertia? How?

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