If you’ve been thinking of adding some tactile controls and readouts for your flight simulators this guide should give you the motivation to get started with the project.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.01.30 at 19:54
Part of the fun with old computers is playing some old school games, and while you could play them with a keyboard it is much more fun with a joystick.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.01.26 at 17:10
Let’s get this straight, [Alex] is going to show us how to make controllers like this one? Where do we sign up? Even without seeing it in action we want one, but the urge to build is even greater after he shows it off (check the clip after the break).
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.01.26 at 03:11
As masters of technology, our desks are often cluttered with odds and ends. We have cables spewing out of every nook, and our computer ports full. The last thing we really want is more stuff getting in the way or buried under piles of technical documentation when adding something like a USB hub.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.01.22 at 11:57
Check out this DIY Litter Box Exhaust System. If the smell from your cat’s litter box is enough to have you cleaning the box many times a day you should consider an exhaust system.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2012.01.21 at 02:49
Check out this new robotic car that has been developed in France by the team from IFSTTAR and the Embedded Electronic Systems Research Institute at ESIGELEC.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2012.01.19 at 08:43
[Shawn] wrote in to share his post outlining the addition of rapid fire to an Xbox 360 controller. He’s going all out with this mod by including a pretty beefy microcontroller.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.01.11 at 23:00
Behold this ATtiny85 based EEPROM programmer. It seems like a roundabout way of doing things, but [Quinn Dunki] wanted to build to her specifications using tools she had on hand.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.01.11 at 22:45
As a life long lover of his venerable Commodore 64, [Frank] was looking for a way to speed up the development time when writing C64 demos. His solution is a universal C64 cartridge that will connect to a PC over a USB port.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.01.11 at 09:56
If you’re looking for a custom controller for a MAME cabinet build, CNC machine, or just want to control a robot build, you’re going to need to wire up some buttons.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.01.10 at 04:03