If you cant afford the Google Glass eyewear which currently sells for $1500, you might be interested in these DIY Raspberry Pi glasses that enable you to view video using a 3D printed screen casing that clips on to any glasses
The new Raspberry Pi glasses hack creates a wearable video display that you can attach to your own glasses creating a $100 wearable computer, powered by a Raspberry Pi mini PC. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Raspberry Pi glasses project and see it in action.
The Raspberry Pi glasses hack uses a pair of NTSC/PAL video glasses a Raspberry Pi mini PC and a miniature wireless USB keyboard with touchpad and a 3D printed casing. Adadruit explains a little more
“Our 3D Printed design turns this display into a google glass like form factor. It easily clips to your prescription glasses, and can display any kind of device with Composite Video like a Raspberry Pi.”
For full instructions on how to create your very own Raspberry Pi glasses as a cheaper alternative to the Google Glass eyewear jump over to the Adafruit website for full details. You might also be interested in this Raspberry Pi weather station or Raspberry Pi HDMI input board.
For more details on Raspberry Pi displays and HATS jump over to our essential guide.
Source: AdafruitFiled Under: DIY Projects, Geeky Stuff, Top News