Idea for Openmoko application: Tide updates
openmoko at mazikeen.demon.co.uk
Thu Sep 18 10:57:19 CEST 2008
On Wednesday 17 September 2008, Crane, Matthew wrote:
> I'm from the coast, into surf/sailing.
> - openmoko attached to bouys, phones home with bouy angle, wave forces
> - openmoko race application, allow other boats to watch speed, position,
> and accel forces on race participants (would be cool to see graphic of
> boat hitting waves and the angle while close hauled, other boats could
> view visualization when a gust hits a competitor)
Even better with a sensor pack for wind speed and direction, heading and speed
through the water.
I've been looking at the otterbox cases, but a rugged waterproof set of
alternative plastics would be even better. Does anyone know if there's a
rapid prototyping equivalent of multishot moulding?
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