HOW TO – Make a LED tank top

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HOW TO – Make a LED tank top

Img413 08Make your own LED tank top “84 LEDs, a microcontroller and battery were sewn onto a tank top with conductive thread to create a wearable LED matrix display…the shirt is initialized with a glider on the back of the shirt and a blinker on the front. Periodically, a new glider is added to the back of the shirt. The tank top “board” for the Game of Life is a torus; the cells on the top row of the tank top are neighbors to the cells on the bottom row and vice versa.” Link.

2 thoughts on “HOW TO – Make a LED tank top

  1. Naomi says:

    Hi, i’ll try to make a led tank top.I’m just saying I might

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