Magic glove

From time to time, in Arduino world there comes up a project, which is simply breathtaking. Everyone likes something different, but this thing is really sensible.

The glove

The glove and whole device asssembled (c) http://www.flickr.com/photos/45901891@N07/

At first glance you may think – another glove for VR or controlling some console.

Not exactly…

This is automatic sign language translator. Thanks to an accelerometer and flex sensors (tensometers) Arduino Mega is able to read the sign with Bayes filter. After that Arduino translates it to a text displayed on a LCD and synthesized using VoiceBox. Hats off.

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