A 3D printed, ruggedized arcade controller #Gaming #3Dprinting #3dThursday
Facelesstech has constructed a very ruggedized game controller capable of withstanding shipping nearly anywhere.
After making my pi man arcade, I didn’t really use it that much. I decided to sell it and promised myself I would make a stand alone arcade controller. So I ordered the joystick and button but just sat on them for a few months.
Arduino pro micro
6x light up 16mm industrial buttons
Mini industrial joystick (4 way switch)
2x m3 screws
See the details in the video below, the blog post and the Arduino code here.
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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