Welcome to the Blog of Ted Meat!

Here you can find tutorials and thoughts about sim racing. Mostly retro, like Grand Prix 1-4 by Geoff Crammond, but some stuff about modern sims also!

Jun 24, 2021
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I love career modes in games! So why is it that all the career modes in racing sims suck and why I don't wanna play them. That is the question absolutely no one has asked. I'm gonna answer anyways!

Feb 4, 2021
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Grand Prix 3 With Windows 10 - Tutorial!

I've been getting many requests for a guide on how to run GP3 with Windows 10 so I decided to do my best and here it is! Setting up a racing wheel with pedals also included.

Jul 9, 2020
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NASCAR Racing by Papyrus (1993) With a Modern PC and a Racing Wheel!

When NASCAR Racing originally came out in 1993 no one had racing wheels. Now that we have travelled in time all the way to year 2020 it's time to play this game properly with wheel and pedals and gorgeous SVGA graphics! It's quite straight forward, here's a brief tutorial on how.

Jan 7, 2020
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How to Play Indianapolis 500 With a Modern Steering Wheel

The first surprise with the Papyrus Indy 500 was that I actually got it to work with my wheel. The second surprise was that it's absolutely BRILLIANT! Here's a little tutorial on how I got it to work. If you have a different wheel you might have to experiment with the settings.

Oct 1, 2019
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GP3 Was Forgotten - But Why?

When you talk about the Grand Prix series by Geoff Crammond you mostly talk about GP2 or GP4. If very nostalgic then about the original F1GP. It seems no one cares about GP3. Now it's a brilliant game, so why?

Jun 28, 2019
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Tutorial on how to play GP4 with a tripple monitor setup

GP4 with three monitors and 1440p resolution? Yes it works and it looks awesome!

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Jun 26, 2019
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War Between the Old And the New!

Okay, I've played both of these enough with wheel & pedals to declare my verdict. GP2 is better. Case closed.

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Jun 26, 2019
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First race of the season!

Summary of our first race of the GP2 HC season in Interlagos

Jun 26, 2019
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Thoughts about the completed Micoprose F1 Grand Prix "HC" season

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Race won by Friedrich Bang!

Jun 26, 2019
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About the Learning Process in Racing Simulators

Learning a new track and trying to find the pace? All those years I did it wrong!

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Jun 26, 2019
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Tutorial - Grand Prix 2 With Windows 10, Racing Wheel And Pedals

A tutorial on how to get GP2 working with modern sim racing equipment. I can tell you, it's awesome to play with a good wheel!