6-Speed Transmission Gear Ratios

deven langston gears demo

Last year I worked on a very complicated animation that involved learning about and basically creating every piece inside of 3 different types of transmissions. It was awesome! I don’t think many animators would get as excited as I was about learning the mechanics of how a transmission works, but Continue Reading

Afton Chemical Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)

CVT Cinema 4D render afton chemical

Afton Chemical: CVT Transmissions from Metro Productions

This video explains how a couple big pieces of metal in your engine compartment make it so your car can go different speeds. I modeled everything except the shell, and rigged it up in Cinema 4D.

If you’d like to see a tutorial of the Continue Reading