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Eye-controlled chess

Eye-controlled chess © GPL3+

For those people that can not move the chess pieces by his own, this system allow you to move it with your eye.

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Components and supplies

Ardgen mega
Arduino Mega 2560 & Genuino Mega 2560
×1
Adafruit Motor Shield L293D
×1
Sg90 servo motor 180 degrees sg90 micro
SG90 Micro-servo motor
micro servo motor
×1
stepper motor
I used generic ones from and old printer
×2
magnets
5mm diameter powerfull magnets
×18
ldr sensor
For detecting pieces in the chess table
×64

About this project

I started making a plotter with and old printer, arduino UNO, h-bridge drivers l293d and a lot of imagination :P, but by the time i wanted to do something bigger and with a touch of innovation.

Then i decided to integrate eye-tracking with chess game, for people with mobility disability. I wanted to make the most real as possible, so i needed a chess table, pieces, the eye tracker and some way to move the pieces without the hands. When this idea come into my mind i thought of using that plotter for moving the pieces, so i started to improve that system and the project has begun.


I also have a writing of all the steps for building it in pdf in the schematic section, but in spanish :/, if it is required i can translate it.

It is my first approach to this site, so i will appreciate your understanding, very much thanks.

PS: Sorry for my english.

Code

eye-chess
Firmware and sofware of eye-controlled chess

Schematics

All steps
In spanish, but if needed i can traslate it.

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