Arduino has such a nice USB HID library that making the embroidery-hoop steering wheel for American Truck Simulator was pretty easy. I'm thinking I might want to make a bunch of custom input devices in 2021 - a bunch of fun, silly, or very-specific controllers.

It's the sort of project where it would be useful to have a definite deadline for each one (an implicit quality ceiling for prototypes, kind of), so maybe like 1 a month?

There are a lot of sensors in my basement that haven't been incorporated into anything ridiculous yet. That's the problem I'm really trying to solve πŸ˜…

@yomimono That sounds really cool! Have you shared pictures of it? I'd love to see it.

@reynir It doesn't work very well, unfortunately, because it's just an accelerometer in the middle of the hoop trying to guess about rotation. Getting it to output the right stuff via USB was the easy part πŸ˜…

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