a hat that lights up when tilted.
duration 15 minutes
tilt your head to activate the ghost LED.
components we used
Who said ghosts are just for halloween? Our sewable LED ghostboard is cute, spooky, and sewable. Perfect for paper and fabric based projects. LED eyes are amber.
Ready to make a Tilt Hat?
you will need
Coin Cell Battery
build the circuit! use alligator clips to make a draft of the circuit. it will help you understand how the hat works.
Place the batteryboard and tilt siwtch near each other inside the hat. Using conductive thread, start sew from one side of the tilt switch to the positive pad on the batteryboard.
Turn the hat over and place the ghost LED in the middle. Sew from the negative pad of the ghost LED to the negative pad of the battery. Finally, sew from the positive pad of the ghost LED to the other pad on the tilt sensor. Note that the battery should not be in the battery board during the building process.