Headbanger’s Ball

Ever been so stressed or frustrated that you just wated to bang your head against the wall? Well, now you have the HeadBanger’s Ball – a retrofitted boxing pad which senses your headbutt’s (or punches, etc.) and help relieve your stress by insulting you each time you hit it, until you are too tired to keep fighting. Feel better fast. Uses Processing with the Sonia audio library and the Arduino microcontroller for the sensory input.

Tools: Programming using Processing with the Sonia sound library and Arduino. Built with a boxing pad, balsa wood, button sensors, wires.