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Max The Magnificent
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re: Technology you want to hit: the interactive punching bag
Max The Magnificent   4/23/2012 9:07:36 PM
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Good point -- it's always a lot easier to make a one-off ... fortunately I become bored after making the first one (of one of my many projects), so I never want to make another (grin)

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re: Technology you want to hit: the interactive punching bag
sharps_eng   4/23/2012 7:32:02 PM
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The challenge of creating a 'touch-screen' wrappe around a punchbag is ingenious; it sounds much simpler than it is, which is of course the joy of engineering - you peel ever-more complex 'layers off the onion' until you get to the centre, then you reverse back out, designing and building the detailed implementation. Repeat until successful. Of course, if you then want to reproduce the solution in volume production, you have to open another can of worms...

Max The Magnificent
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re: Technology you want to hit: the interactive punching bag
Max The Magnificent   4/23/2012 6:48:40 PM
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This almost makes me want to go back to University ... almost :-)



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