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Wiimote Projects => Wiimote accelerometer & motions detecting projects => Topic started by: chire8 on July 02, 2010, 01:05:41 AM

Title: Wiimote+MotionPlus=Inertial Navigation System
Post by: chire8 on July 02, 2010, 01:05:41 AM
As far as we know, there is an accelerometer in Wiimote and a gyroscope in MotionPlus, these two will form an inertial navigation system.
I'm working on this, which is a part of my project, but when I google it, I found there are not many people talking about this, why?
Is it because this drift is meaningless to our projects, or it's too difficult to apply on the applications?
I have spent 4 weeks studying on inertial navigation system, but still got less progresses...

Thank you very much for your reply.
Title: Re: Wiimote+MotionPlus=Inertial Navigation System
Post by: fernandohildebrand on February 04, 2011, 02:29:40 PM
I've been through the same, until meet some guys on wiiurself. Initially the'll tell you to use Kalman filter. But somehow I bumped into a very interesting paper describing Fusion filter for IMU(acell + gyros).
Got some very good material. give me a call: [email protected] (emal, msn,gtalk, skype).

Luck to you.
Title: Re: Wiimote+MotionPlus=Inertial Navigation System
Post by: eziosoft on February 05, 2011, 12:50:42 PM
it has been done ie here:diydrones.com/profiles/blogs/6dof-imu-from-nunchuck-and-wii

you can try my g-force analyzer 3.0. I have implemented there DCM algorithm