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Drivetrain.cc

//  Drivetrain.cc - manages the engine, clutch, transmission and differential.
//
//  Copyright (C) 2001--2002 Sam Varner
//
//  This file is part of Vamos Automotive Simulator.
//
//  This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
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//
//  This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
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//  MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
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#include <vamos/body/Drivetrain.h>

#include <cassert>

//* Class Drivetrain

//** Constructor
Vamos_Body::
Drivetrain::Drivetrain (Engine* engine,
                                    Clutch* clutch,
                                    Transmission* transmission,
                                    Differential* differential) 
  : mp_engine (engine),
      mp_clutch (clutch),
      mp_transmission (transmission),
      mp_differential (differential),
      m_gas (0.0)
{
}

//** Destructor
Vamos_Body::
Drivetrain::~Drivetrain ()
{
  delete mp_engine;
  delete mp_clutch;
  delete mp_transmission;
  delete mp_differential;
}

// Process the input parameters.
void Vamos_Body::
Drivetrain::input (double gas, double clutch, 
                           double left_wheel_speed, double right_wheel_speed)
{
  m_gas = gas;
  mp_clutch->position (clutch);
  
  double shaft_speed = mp_differential->
      get_driveshaft_speed (left_wheel_speed, right_wheel_speed);
  mp_transmission->set_driveshaft_speed (shaft_speed);
      
      /*if (m_auto_neutral &&
     (mp_engine->rotational_speed () == 0.0))
    {
      mp_transmission->shift (0);
      mp_engine->start ();
    }*/
}

void Vamos_Body::
Drivetrain::find_forces ()
{
  // Find the drag due to friction in the clutch if the clutch is not
  // fully engaged, and the torque on the driveshaft.
  double drag = 0.0;
  double torque = 0.0;
  if (mp_transmission->gear () != 0)
      {
        // Find the drag due to friction in the clutch.  As a
        // side-effect, the value of Clutch::engaged() is set.
        drag = mp_clutch->drag (mp_engine->rotational_speed (), 
                                          mp_transmission->clutch_speed ());

        if (mp_clutch->engaged ())
            {
              // If the clutch is fully engaged, the engine speed is forced to
              // match the transmission speed.  There is no clutch drag.
              mp_engine->input (m_gas, 0.0, mp_transmission->clutch_speed (), 
                                          true);
              torque = mp_transmission->torque (mp_engine->drive_torque ());
            }
        else
            {
              // Find out how much torque we get from the drivetrain.
              torque = mp_transmission->torque (drag);
              // Update the Engine
              mp_engine->input (m_gas, drag, 0.0, false);
            }
      }
  else
      {
        // We're in neutral.  Just update the engine.
        mp_engine->input (m_gas, drag, 0.0, false);
      }

  // Apply the torque to the differential.
  mp_differential->find_wheel_torques (torque);
  mp_engine->find_forces ();
}

// Advance the drivetrain in time by TIME.
void Vamos_Body::
Drivetrain::propagate (double time)
{
  mp_engine->propagate (time);
}

void Vamos_Body::
Drivetrain::rewind ()
{
  mp_engine->rewind ();
}

void Vamos_Body::
Drivetrain::reset ()
{
  mp_clutch->position (0.0);
  mp_transmission->shift (0);
}

double Vamos_Body::
Drivetrain::torque (Vamos_Geometry::Side side) const
{
  switch (side)
      {
      case Vamos_Geometry::LEFT:
        return mp_differential->left_wheel_torque ();
        break;
      case Vamos_Geometry::RIGHT:
        return mp_differential->right_wheel_torque ();
        break;
      default:
        assert (false);
      }
  return 0.0;
}

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