I absolutely love video games so I decided to try out the plush game controller designed by Adafruit Industries. I went along with most of the instructions provided but decided to change a couple! Having a laser cutter sitting right next to me, I thought laser…material…let’s make this go faster!
You may have asked yourself – “what are wearables?” They are embedded electronics combined with fabric and textiles. Wearables are also know as smart garments, smart clothing, electronic textiles, smart textiles or smart fabrics. They share many of the same familiar components as conventional electronics including microcontrollers, battery packs, sensors and LEDs as well as some that may not be so familiar such as conductive thread, fabric, and sewable components.
BC Robotics Inc. is a supplier and manufacturer of electronic kits, components, and accessories based in Nanaimo BC, Canada. We stock a large selection of popular items from Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Adafruit Industries, SparkFun Electronics, Pololu, Makey Makey, Sparkle Labs, and many more!
Raspberry Jam - March 14th @ 5:00 - 8:00 PM
Pi Day is coming! Stop by Makerspace Nanaimo on March 14th to find out about the Raspberry Pi and what people are doing with it. Admission is Free but a donation to the Makerspace would be appreciated.