Wiimote Project

Hardware Support => IR Pens => Topic started by: kenmoore on November 18, 2008, 10:06:29 PM

Title: Instructions and shopping list (and video) for making a solid IR pen.
Post by: kenmoore on November 18, 2008, 10:06:29 PM
I put together a VERY thorough explanation and video of how I made my IR pens, along with a shopping list.  Hopefully this will help others avoid the hurdles and gaps in information I encountered along the way.

Here's the write-up with shopping list:
http://www.kenmooredesign.com/2008/11/how-to-make-infrared-led-light-pen-for.html (http://www.kenmooredesign.com/2008/11/how-to-make-infrared-led-light-pen-for.html)

Here's the video:

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=czs2oJZY7hU[/youtube]
Title: Re: Instructions and shopping list (and video) for making a solid IR pen.
Post by: benpaddlejones on November 19, 2008, 06:05:08 AM
Keenmore
Aweseme HQ vidi!

I suggest you use a TSAL6400 if wanting to use a larger surface like a whiteboard you will find the radioshack IR-Led is not quite up to the job at a distance.

benpaddlejones :)