Seis-mouse-meter V3.1

A project log for Low-cost seismograph using optical mouse

Hack an optical mouse to detect seismic vibrations with a simple laser source, a hacked mouse lens and a physical cantilever arm setup.

subir-bhaduriSubir Bhaduri 02/13/2022 at 07:240 Comments

Here is a new video of the modifications done by Mr Aniket Kandalkar to V3.

The main mods are:

The next idea will be to program the Arduino to log data onto an SD card every 10ms, for many days and then to eventually do some data analysis to see if we see a daily seismic trend.