March 13, 2011 AT 2:24 pm

Hacked Kinect controls Tesla coils – INCREDIBLE!

“The MakerFaire hackerspace ran out of challenges, so they rigged a Kinect up to a pair of Tesla coils. On a whim.” — Ben Kidd

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  1. That’s sick! 😀

  2. This was so much fun to play with. When I was upstairs Jonty ran up to me and said “Jimmie! We have the Kinect hooked up to the Tesla coils! Get down there now!”

    This was the result:

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