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February 29, 2008

Wii Remote Window Curtain Control

at 5:16 am. Filed under Computer Hacks, Electronic Hacks, Game Hacks, What Were They Thinking

 

The Wiimote has again proven to be a great resource for the creative hacker! If you are lucky enough to have some motorized blinds you might want to have a look at this Wii Remote Window Curtain Control project.

 

Video after the jump.

 

"The curtain control system is an existing system from Goelst and is called "G-Rail 6200". Normally it is controlled by infrared or wallswitches. However, it can also be controlled with a CAN bus. I used this CAN bus to interface with an old PC."