DIY – How to build your own G-Force Meter!


Remember I did a G-Force Meter couple years ago? Here’s another cool DIY G-Force meter. The only difference it that it uses 7-segment display and a PIC18F series microcontroller.

After seeing so many applications using acceleromters making a simple project of my own with this cool sensor just seemed natural.
The main application of the accelerometer is either for sensing tilt or sensing acceleration. For this application A G-Force meter for my car will be made to see how many “G’s” I pull while driving.

via HackedGadgets


How to make a G-force meter in 1 minute!

2 Responses to DIY – How to build your own G-Force Meter!

  1. Nicole Price says:

    Wow! G-force is the force of gravity right? So this device measures the force of gravity working on the moving car?

  2. max says:

    Yup, it does measure the gravity of any moving object, including planes too.

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