30 Nov '16, 12am

Turn mini Pringles cans into electronic drums

Turn mini Pringles cans into electronic drums

If you’re tired of playing virtual drums on an iPad or other device, and need some tactile feedback, snack-sized Pringles cans not only sort of resemble drums, but provide a nice “bounce” when hit by a finger or thumb. All that’s required, besides washing the lid and canister to remove grease, is the attachment of a piezoelectric sensor to the lid to detect taps. These impulses are then fed to an Arduino Micro , converting everything into a MIDI signal, which can be read by your favorite electronic instrument.

Full article: http://www.electronicsinfoline.com/pin/42029/

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