E-Textile vs. Bend Sensors

This post summarizes our findings from comparing E-Textile sensors with commercial bend sensors.


Second Test:

Seb’s modified version of Bristol Bend Sensor Gloves with x-OSC vs. E-Textile Version of Gloves with x-OSC:


First Test:

Blue/Green ArduIMU Gloves – Bend Sensors

7 postures
4 sensors – [0, 1, 2, 3] : 92.95 % from 567 tests
3 sensors – [0, 1, 2] : 86.77 % from 567 tests
3 sensors – [0, 1, 3] : 92.77 % from 567 tests
3 sensors – [0, 2, 3] : 87.83 % from 567 tests
3 sensors – [1, 2, 3] : 80.95 % from 567 tests
2 sensors – [0, 1] : 88.89 % from 567 tests
2 sensors – [0, 2] : 71.43 % from 567 tests
2 sensors – [0, 3] : 88.89 % from 567 tests
2 sensors – [1, 2] : 70.37 % from 567 tests
2 sensors – [1, 3] : 76.54 % from 567 tests
2 sensors – [2, 3] : 75.31 % from 567 tests

ArduIMU V4 – Fabric Sensors

7 postures
4 sensors – [0, 1, 2, 3] : 97.78 % from 540 tests
3 sensors – [0, 1, 2] : 95.00 % from 540 tests
3 sensors – [0, 1, 3] : 96.30 % from 540 tests
3 sensors – [0, 2, 3] : 97.96 % from 540 tests
3 sensors – [1, 2, 3] : 92.96 % from 540 tests
2 sensors – [0, 1] : 93.52 % from 540 tests
2 sensors – [0, 2] : 92.22 % from 540 tests
2 sensors – [0, 3] : 96.30 % from 540 tests
2 sensors – [1, 2] : 91.48 % from 540 tests
2 sensors – [1, 3] : 93.33 % from 540 tests
2 sensors – [2, 3] : 89.07 % from 540 tests

First e-textile sensor prototype vs. Image of ArduIMU glove:

1 Comment so far

  1. The Gloves Project on June 28th, 2013

    […] for next iteration on x-OSC glove. Depending on outcome of E-Textile vs Bend Sensor evaluation this glove might be made up of some combination of the two kinds of […]

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