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THRUSTMASTER 2969088 FERRARI F430 Force Feedback Racing Wheel PC

  • 2969088
  • Official Ferrari licensed product: The brand with 99% consumer-awareness worldwide!
  • Ferrari is synonymous with victory and competition, values that players appreciate
  • Ferrari and Thrustma
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Brand
THRUSTMASTER
Model
2969088

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Official Ferrari licensed product: The brand with 99% consumer-awareness worldwide!
Ferrari is synonymous with victory and competition, values that players appreciate
Ferrari and Thrustmaster share the same values: passion, performance, innovation, quality

5-position "Manettino" dial: Exclusive!
5 backlit positions: Lets you configure your car directly in the race
Choice of Manual or Automatic configuration

High-quality materials
Extra-large steering wheel: 28cm in diameter!
Rubber-textured coating
Metal axle and ball-bearing mechanism (maximum precision, smoothness and sturdiness)
Mixed belt-pulley and gears system (Flexible and ultra-quiet Force Feedback mechanism)

Ferrari style wheel-mounted aluminum sequential gearbox
2 digital, aluminum UP and DOWN levers

Wide, weighted pedal set made of metal
2 pedals made of unbreakable metal
Weighted base for maximum stability
Magnetic resistance brake pedal

Powerful Force Feedback with Touchsense technology (under license from Immersion Corporation)

10 easy access action buttons + 8 direction D-Pad

Manufacturer Warranty

Labor
1 year limited
Parts
1 year limited

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Warranty

  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year


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  • edward d.
  • 9/5/2013 7:37:21 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsawesome

Pros: Feel, feedback, control, no deadzones!

Cons: limited rotation.

Other Thoughts: I LOVE this wheel, its better than the more expensive logitech g27 IMO.. this has no deadzone, and gives a great sim experience, its alot of fun for hours on end.

UPS broke mine I think, open your boxes LOL i left mine sitting over 30 days, I couldnt return it.
But nothings broken when youre a machinist, i repaired mine with a custom metal plate and alot of epoxy.

still unsure how mine broke though, the entire plastic case of the wheel itself was cracked and busted, one paddle shifter was off completely, and the wheel just wobbled around unusable.
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  • Stephen B.
  • 8/3/2013 6:07:32 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

5 out of 5 eggsLove it, worth every penny

Pros: It has a great size and feel, feedback is excellent if you take the time to set the options, it feels very realistic. Pedals are solid along with metal paddle shifter's. There is a TON of buttons and has a good layout. I also got great service when the stand broke. I've owned this for over 3 years now and it is still a blast to play with.

Cons: The pedals have to be anchored, it doesn't have 900 degree turning, and the base could be supported better vertically.

Other Thoughts: I broke the support for the stand. When I emailed the company, they told me to take a few pictures and maybe the box and in under a week i had a new stand and bolt. Pretty amazing. Tuning can take a little while but once you understand what each option means it gets easier and you know when you get it right. Not that it matters, but i got it for around $80, i would pay $160.

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  • Jeremiah R.
  • 7/10/2013 9:48:45 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year

4 out of 5 eggsGood wheel, great construction

Pros: Force feedback works well, predictable behavior, always returns to "zero" well, feeback left isn't different from right like many other wheels

Cons: Pedal spacing is too close, pedal base not heavy enough

Other Thoughts: Great for middle of the road use, base is terrible for advanced racing sim gamers but acceptable for most. I built a heavier base to put my pedals in and spaced them a bit more apart, making this much more comfortable for me to drive

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  • Laura E.
  • 12/24/2012 2:43:27 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year

1 out of 5 eggsQuit working after XP Update

Pros: Was great when it worked.

Cons: Quit working after MS updated XP, vendor will not update drivers, so its a door stop now. Get a Logitech, it works great!

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  • noel h.
  • 10/20/2012 12:58:59 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs3 years 1 week later

Pros: I am "Virgin Racer"......... man, you can have lots of fun racing. and you can have an enjoyable time if you have the right gear for it. this is the right gear.

not made in China..... made in France! least mine was anyways.

Cons: not much for cons: the base still needs to be a little bigger. the pedal spacing isn't that much of a bother anymore but the base is still too small. Needs bigger rubber pads to keep it in one spot on the floor.

the part about hitting the wrong flippers....... I wasn't racing I was bullying myself around the track trying to win all the races. As soon as i slowed down and actually "raced" I didn't have those problems anymore.

I don't leave the USB plugged in all the time. Only plugged in when I'm going to race and unplug when finished. Hot swapping hasn't been a problem. Power is always plugged into strip but strip isn't always plugged in. longevity ?

Other Thoughts: When I realized I wasn't racing but forcing the race and decided to slow down I had an awesome time. Seeing a bunch of cars ahead of you all stretched out racing is actually a good feeling. Should have learned earlier that you don't have to win every race or any race but just to have fun. That's when it become a nicer experience. Turning off all the safety stuff and racing without them also worked well with this wheel. Nice feed back when cars are set up right. THAT also slowed me down a bit.

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  • Robert P.
  • 7/26/2012 5:41:48 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat Low
  • Ownership: less than 1 day
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsResponsive controler

Pros: Compact and simplified connections and compatible with a broad variety of titles. Driver was a breeze on Windows 7 and configuration options are many. Comfortable and larger than most racing wheels.

Cons: none

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  • Pawel Z.
  • 12/26/2010 9:58:44 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsmade in china...

Pros: very nice feeling

Cons: It died jus after 2 months occasionally playing games .....

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  • noel h.
  • 10/13/2009 6:24:42 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsWORKS

Pros: Easy to set up...... sets itself up basically. Feels better and wheel is a little bigger than my friends MOMO. Better made IMO.

Cons: Turning radius not enough on a few corners in NFS Shift. 99% of the maps are okay though. Not sure you have to have the "best" ( $$$ ) wheel but I like it..... Big expense for the few Racing games I will have in my life but feels quality and don't think I'll ever need to buy another one. If it breaks I'll let you know. .... The shifters are hard to get to in long turning radius' and sometime hit the wrong flipper while turned that far and when you're under pressure. . I can learn to live with that though. The foot rest needs to be 4" wider as do the pedal spacing...... You can't drive without shoes on and this could be improved on. Kids smaller feet should find it okay.

Other Thoughts: If you're going to race you gotta have a wheel. Learned that the hard way. Key boards can't give you the control you need and you can't race to your potential without one. Take your time and learn how to set your game up and you can have a lot of fun.

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