Sjoerd and Seb Work on an ArduIMU DIY Glove

October 20th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Seb Madgwick recently visited Berlin and met up with Sjoerd who built his own DIY…

Introduction

February 4th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

An Open Hardware pair of datagloves developed as part of the Mi.Mu Gloves for Music…

Materials

February 3rd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

An important part of starting to build The Gloves is to begin sourcing all the…

Tools

February 3rd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

You will need a range of tools to complete this project. Most of them are…

Step 1: Making Vibration Motor Modules

February 3rd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

This step is quite independant of the rest of the glove-making process, so really you…

Step 2: Cutting the Pattern

February 3rd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Before you can start sewing the glove you need to cut out the pattern from…

Step 3: Sewing The Gloves

February 2nd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Sewing a pair of gloves starts with cutting out the pattern. If you plan to…

Step 4: Sewing the Battery Pouch

February 1st 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Set the sewing machine to 2-3 wide and 0-1 long: Video: Sewing around the edges…

Step 5: Sewing the Circuit

February 1st 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Before sewing to the neoprene you first want to fuse some non-stretch fabric to the…

Step 7: Soldering Connections

January 19th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

This step explains how to solder the wires of your sewn wristband circuit to the…

Step 8: Connecting the Bend Sensors

January 17th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

This step explains how to connect the bend sensors to the wires that have already…

Step 9: Finishing Touches

January 17th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

This step we will finish up the gloves. This includes: fixing the bend sensors to…

Step 10: Callibrating and Programming

January 17th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

This step describes how to callibrate your ArduIMU senors (accelerometer, gyroscope and magnetometer) and save…

Step 11: Wired or Wireless Connection

January 15th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Once you’ve finished building your gloves you now want to connect them to something… your…

Step 12: Software

January 14th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Once you’ve physically, or wirelessly connected your gloves to your computer you now want to…

Notes

January 1st 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Improvements: – Strain relief for cable when using wired connection – Control vibration motor from…