As we were all intrigued by the possibilities of conductive thread, our “research group” decided to explore making the stroke sensor we saw on How to Get What You Want.
Instead of using a piece of conductive fabric on the backside, we opted to use the Eeonyx StaTex Conductive Fiber as filling for an amorphous plushie. This way, it would be able to detect pressure as well. So many fun things!
Here we are, hard at work:
Not pictured: Alan, who was doing the documenting. Thanks Alan!
Here’s what we ended up with: