Tisham Dhar
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The Red Light - BeagleBone + Myo Controlled Bike Lights

A muscle and motion sensor controlled push bike turn and stop signalling system for safe riding at night.

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The Red Light - BeagleBone + Myo Controlled Bike Lights

Things used in this project

Hardware components

SeeedStudio BeagleBone Green
BeagleBoard.org SeeedStudio BeagleBone Green
×1
Seeed WS2812B Matrix
×1
Teensy 3.1
Teensy 3.1
×1
Myo Gesture Control Armband
Myo Gesture Control Armband
×1

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Schematics

BeagleBone Green and Teensy 3.1

The Teensy 3.1 is connected via the Grove connector to the /dev/ttyO2 port of the BeagleBone Green. Matrix display choices are computed from the Myo raw classifier and sent over serial to the display attached to the real time controller.
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Code

Python Myo Raw processing code

This library runs on the beaglebone to received and classify raw myo data

LED Matrix Display

Arduino compatible code aimed at the Teensy 3.1+ series of controllers for LED matrix display of turn and stop lights.

Credits

Tisham Dhar

Tisham Dhar

10 projects • 34 followers
I am an Electronics Engineer who mostly works with aerial and space based remote sensing projects. I fiddle with home automation and renewable energy projects.

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