Custom Arcade Machine “Brass-O-Mat”

+ electrical design and build + software and firmware (MaxMSP, Python, c/c++) +


design and build by Neulant van Exel


   

+ portable custom built arcade machine for promotion purposes + 4 players compete against each other + moving a joystick as quickly as possible to drive a “train” each along a track +

+ features a fog machine, dmx lighting, servos, lights, various displays and sound effects + at end of each race a token with each player’s time is printed + bicycle chains are driven by 4 motors and the position is tracked by a photosensor

+ 9 Arduinos control various parts of machine (relay boards, sensors, displays, motor control, etc.) + Windows PC with custom MaxMSP-software communicates with Arduinos and controls game +

+ Python program to communicate with the integrated thermal printers +

5 years ago