Tech: Watch As Nintendo Power Glove Controls A Drone

Check out this video from the Bay Area Maker Fair, where Nolan Moore shows how he was able to revamp a Nintendo Power Glove to control a AR Drone quadcopter.

We saw this awesome quadcopter demo at Bay Area Maker Faire.

Nolan Moore replaced the electronics inside a Nintendo Power Glove so that he could use it to control his Drone. The AR Drone 2.0 uses WiFi for control. His power glove has an IMU to sense motion, and flex sensors in the fingers. These sensors are monitored by a Teensy LC board which then sends commands over WiFi using an ESP8266 module.

Read the entire article:
http://hackaday.com/?p=208443

Learn more about Nolan’s project:
https://hackaday.io/project/8455-powe…

Source:

Engadget

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