Author Topic: Accelerometer Graphing Application - Where can I find?  (Read 9292 times)

Offline benpaddlejones

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I remember seeing a video a few weeks ago of a guy in his car. In the passengers seat was a laptop and a Wiimote.

Using an application he graphed his car acceleration from the Wiimote accelerometer.

Does anyone know where I can find this application?


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Offline takai

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Reply #1 on: June 07, 2008, 10:02:54 AM
Sure, it was probably ChronoGPS. I use it for datalogging in my race car, which is how i originally found out about Johnny Lee's stuff.

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Reply #2 on: June 08, 2008, 06:22:25 PM

You will also find a video "from scratch" (...without explanations) about recording acceleration values from a wiimote :

(application : fwiine for linux and scilab with an eee pc)

In fact, a compilation of several applications are available, here :

According to your vehicle tests, you will be interested in :

- "all-in-one" applications as chronoGPS and "Amaze Inc" app'

- applications providing data to Excel, OpenCalc, Matlab, Scilab or Gnuplot, as GlovePie and wiiwatcher. (sometimes viewing data on-the-fly, too)

Well, the list is not exclusive. I aware some new applications are lacking
- "wiimote G-Logger" (see some posts in the forum) as for example. I plan to update the list, later.

PS : Do not hesitate to share your links about other dataloggers, here.


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Reply #3 on: June 17, 2008, 01:08:23 AM
I coded a program exacly to do that!
Basicly it log the data, then you export it to Excel/OpenOffice to do the graph.

You can see more apps i made on my blog, i still have lots more in progress!