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    Just treated myself :)

    To a shiny Fanatech GT2 Wheel and Pedal set





    Not cheap but the only thing you can use on PC/PS3 and 360

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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    Nice

    They're supposed to be excellent.

    Did you find somewhere in the UK selling these or are you ordering it direct from aboard?

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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    Nope direct from Fanatech.

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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    How not cheap is it ?

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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    Quote Originally Posted by behemoth View Post
    how not cheap is it ?
    £320 iirc.
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    for all intents it seems to be the same card minus some gays name on it and a shielded cover ? with OEM added to it - GoNz0.

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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    Mine was £449 comes with the club sport pedals and sequential and H type shifters

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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    Quote Originally Posted by MaddAussie View Post
    Mine was £449 comes with the club sport pedals and sequential and H type shifters
    With that much spent on your wheel, i feel you should try and get the most out of it by trying a free racing game...

    How about Truck racing by Renault?
    http://truckracing.renault-trucks.com/en

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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    Nice!

    With gear like that I'd imagine you are into iRacing?

    Getting interested in racing games myself just recently, thinking of getting a thrustmaster F430 set from play (~£75).

    Does anyone have this wheel and pedals or have another suggestion? I don't want to spend much really, just want a set with decent build quality really (for PC). I'm primarily interested in playing things like GTR:Evo seeing as I can things from steam in a pack with other simbin stuff.
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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    Is this worth the extra over the G25/7 ?
    Kalniel: "Nice review Tarinder - would it be possible to get a picture of the case when the components are installed (with the side off obviously)?"
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    TKPeters: "Off to AVForum better Deal - £20+Vat for Free Shipping @ Scan"
    for all intents it seems to be the same card minus some gays name on it and a shielded cover ? with OEM added to it - GoNz0.

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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    This looks ace by Fanatec...



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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    I think so, the pedals are all metal fully adjustable , comes with sequential and H gate shifter, also its the only wheel that is Xbox/PS3/PC compatible.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zDD-...eature=channel

    iRacing? I'll be signing up once I've got the wheel

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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    A friend plays it quite a lot, think he is a hexus member as well though he doesn't post much. He is also in your neck of the woods (Oxfordshire), they might have a team or something I'll ask him.
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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    Quote Originally Posted by spoon_ View Post
    This looks ace by Fanatec...



    ...
    IIRC its 1.5K ... need the room for it...

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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    Quote Originally Posted by Zadock View Post
    Nice!

    With gear like that I'd imagine you are into iRacing?

    Getting interested in racing games myself just recently, thinking of getting a thrustmaster F430 set from play (~£75).

    Does anyone have this wheel and pedals or have another suggestion? I don't want to spend much really, just want a set with decent build quality really (for PC). I'm primarily interested in playing things like GTR:Evo seeing as I can things from steam in a pack with other simbin stuff.
    It's a good mid range wheel, there's also the Driving force GT by Logitech which is slightly more. Both will do the job. Take a look at them both. Both PC and PS3 compatible.

    Quote Originally Posted by MaddAussie View Post
    I think so, the pedals are all metal fully adjustable , comes with sequential and H gate shifter, also its the only wheel that is Xbox/PS3/PC compatible.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zDD-...eature=channel

    iRacing? I'll be signing up once I've got the wheel
    You gotta get the Williams F1 car, Spa is out next week to

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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    Quote Originally Posted by Andy3536 View Post
    You gotta get the Williams F1 car, Spa is out next week to
    I need the wheel first... They have an offer on $35 for 3 months but dont wanna take it out till I have the wheel

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    Re: Just treated myself :)

    Quote Originally Posted by Terbinator View Post
    Is this worth the extra over the G25/7 ?
    If you ever play on X360, yes!

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