Category Archives: PC Connect

Wii Nunchuck and Arduino controls 3D Studio Max

This project uses a Wii Nunchuck and Arduino to controls 3D Studio Max. “A good way to control objects in 3DS is to use the track view to assign different type of controllers to the various properties of the object … Continue reading

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Wiimote Shot to the Head – Color Gun

Looks like you can now shoot yourself in the head and watch the spray pattern. Not sure how this idea came about but the visuals are interesting. “Made using a laptop running Max/MSP/Jitter, a video camera, a projector, a wii … Continue reading

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Wii Spray – Electronic Spray Paint

Did you ever think that your Wiimote would be used to spray electronic graffiti? This cool Wiimote in a spray can do exactly that! “The basic idea was to build a computer hardware interface which is similar to an existing … Continue reading

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DIY Wiimote Peripheral

Using some software and a microcontroller you are able to use the Wiimote Nunchuck port to transmit data. “The nunchuk sends a 6 byte packet to the wiimote. For an in depth discussion of the format go to wiili.org. So … Continue reading

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Wiimote Controls Lego Robot

There is now a way to control your LEGO creations using your Nintendo Wiimote! “OnBrick is a 20 button programmable NXT remote controller for PDAs & PCs, using Bluetooth. Each RC button executes a user defined program – so now … Continue reading

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Wiimote controls the Rubens Tube

If the Rubens Tube wasn’t interesting enough, have a look at what you can do when you through a Wiimote into the mix!

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100 Uses for the Wii

Virtual Hosting has put together a HUGE list of 100 things you can do with the Wii. See the first 10 below, read the full article for the remaining 90 uses. Homebrew: You can create games that are fit for … Continue reading

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Read Wii Nunchuck Data with an Arduino

If you are interested in reading the raw Nunchuck data for a project, the code provided here can help you do that using an Arduino microcontroller. “With a little hacking, data can be read from a wii nunchuck directly into … Continue reading

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Wiimote Swing – Dance Text onto your Montor

The Wiimote Swing by Erik Loyer is an interesting way to display text on your screen. Video after the jump. “Enter your text and hit the Home button on the remote. Then, hold the Wiimote sideways, with the D-pad on … Continue reading

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Interview with Johnny Lee

Johnny Lee has been featured here many times for all of his Wiimote hacks. If you want to learn more about him, have a look at this Interview with Johnny Lee over at Hacked Gadgets. AP: Your Wii projects have … Continue reading

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