We came up with a title for our concept: Impulse/Control. I’m really happy how this project has me jumping from the wood, costume, and electronics workshops. We’re investing a lot of time and effort into the project, and we’re excited to see how it comes together.
Two control boxes are built. We found a different kind of plastic case from a dentist office for the buzzer enclosures.
One box is wired up.
Close-up of the diode logic for multiple switches to control multiple buzzers.
Our concept has moved from dancer-controlling-dancer (which would be fun for dancers but maybe not suited for a performance context), to an arcade controller system. Since the arcade controller will be directly wired to the performer, we don’t need wireless communication or microcontrollers.
One switch, two LED+vibration units: