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by mathewjenkinson
Tue Apr 29, 2008 7:11 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Personal G-Force Meter
Replies: 66
Views: 75698

ok cool, what about wiring 2 axis into the microprocessor?
Im assuming it just goes into RA1/AN1?
by mathewjenkinson
Tue Apr 29, 2008 6:53 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Personal G-Force Meter
Replies: 66
Views: 75698

Well, im from a mechanical background so i know what your talking about at the moment. Ive dabed in electronics a bit, and know some java, so i know the basics. - If you start from the most complex end ill either catch up or ask you to 'dumb down' so to speak. :) I was thinking about turning the sen...
by mathewjenkinson
Tue Apr 29, 2008 3:47 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Personal G-Force Meter
Replies: 66
Views: 75698

so the
little math
thats needed to be calculated is already in the code? i just need to get my hands on a 2 axis accelerometer?
by mathewjenkinson
Tue Apr 29, 2008 3:24 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Personal G-Force Meter
Replies: 66
Views: 75698

So to answer your question: yup, just forward and backward. Seems sufficient enough to me being that most news websites noticed I only have a civic :shock: . If you can supply the code and a schematic ill build it :) I wanna build a HUD for my car and a G meter would be an excellent addition :)
by mathewjenkinson
Mon Apr 28, 2008 11:35 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Personal G-Force Meter
Replies: 66
Views: 75698

Personal G-force meter

Does the g-force meter just read forward and and back G forces? or if you were to take a tight bend would it tell you how many G forces you are exhibiting on the vehicle? Looking at the way it was designed with just the Y axis being wired up it seems to be just forward and breaking acceleration? unl...

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