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Excavator Simulator from John Deere

Overview

Excavator Simulator from John DeereJohn Deere’s Excavator Operator Training Simulator is a cost-effective, safe, and efficient way to train new excavator operators in a risk-free environment. This customer-driven training simulator features real-world situations, jobsite hazards, safety violations, hand signals, equipment damage, budget-based scoring, and replica machine controls.

 

Eight highly detailed and realistic lessons teach proper operator technique, machine controls, and safe operation in a virtual jobsite. After completing each lesson, operators receive immediate feedback based on their performance. Operators are scored against a budget and other skilled operators to help identify strengths and weaknesses.

 

The Excavator Operator Training Simulator includes the simulator software and license, simulator stand with adjustable arm rests, lightweight adjustable seat, replica joystick controls, and replica foot pedals.

Excavator Lessons

Eight highly detailed and realistic lessons will teach proper operator technique, machine controls, and safe operation in a virtual jobsite. The Excavator lessons include operator controls familiarization, placement for trenching, end of day parking, loading trucks from a bench, dig a level trench, set a trench box, pick and place pipe, and load onto a trailer.

 

Excavator Simulator from John Deere

System Requirements

John Deere Simulators consist of the simulator hardware and the simulation software. The software must be installed on a computer that can handle the advanced graphics. To ensure that the software will run properly, the computer must meet or exceed the following minimum computer requirements.


Important Note: An NVIDIA graphics card as identified below must be used; ATI graphics cards are currently not supported and will not run the software.
 
System Component Requirements
Processor:

2.4 GHz Core2 CPU or better

Memory: 2 GB or higher (4 GB Recommended)
Hard Disk Space: 1 GB of free disk space needed to install simulator software
Operating System:

Windows 7 (32 or 64-bit) Home Premium, Professional or Ultimate
Windows Vista (32-bit) Home Premium, Business or Ultimate
Windows XP (32 or 64-bit) Professional

Desktop Computer
Graphics Card:
NVIDIA GeForce: 8 or 9 series GT or GTX (512 MB or higher), 200 GTX series (260 or higher with 512 MB or higher)

NVIDIA Quadro FX: 3700 or higher (512 MB or higher)
Laptop Computer
Graphics Card:
NVIDIA GeForce: 8M or 9M series GT or GTX (512 MB or higher), 200M GTX series (250 or higher with 512 MB or higher)

NVIDIA Quadro FX: 2700M or higher (512 MB or higher)
Connections:

Minimum of 3 USB ports

Audio: Creative Labs Sound Blaster Pro or better 2-channel audio

  
  

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