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: Question on setup?  ( 5778 )
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« : June 11, 2010, 04:12:32 PM »

Hey guys,

I was wondering as to what setup someone could use to control the camera (head/LED Glasses or headset) separately from a pointer (Wiimote + Nunchuck-I need the joystick).  I would want to have the handheld controller be captured independently from the headset. I also want a Z axis (depth).

An Idea that I had would be to have a wiimote at the base of the TV to capture the headgear LED's, and a sensor bar above the TV so the held wiimote can be used as a pointer. Would this work with some creative programming, or would the cameras pointing at eachother cause interference?

Thanks in advance!
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« #1 : June 12, 2010, 12:58:09 AM »


Pointing the Wiimotes towards each other will not cause any interference.

Your issue will most probably come in accurately determining the depth (z-axis). If you are using a single Wiimote to track the headset, then you will need at least 2 IR LEDs.

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