Rubberized MEMS for cheap
It just gets better all the time.
In the ongoing saga of providing ever cheaper, more powerful and durable components for our “maked” masterworks, enter TakkTile. For a mere US $149, they’ll send you a sublime 5-strip sensor wrapped in rubber and Open Source goodness. It’s a major step forward for DIY design since, until now, similar tech has only been available for big budgets and big players.
They claim it’ll survive a hit from a baseball bat…assuming it comes from a fading A-Rod swing, that is.