Picture of Interactive skull
I bought this skull to decorate my computer desk. However, analyzing better, I could do something more interesting.
I hope you enjoy.

Step 1: Materials

- A plastic skull

- 8 screws;

- Microcontroller (I used an Arduino board);

- A Protoboard

- A nunchuck (for nintendo wii control) with a adaptador

Note: I bought the adapter but can be easily made by following this step by step: http://www.instructables.com/id/Wii-Nunchuck-Adapter/

- Mini servos (initially, I use 2. An eye and another to the jaw);

- Batteries (attached to the computer, use the power from usb);

- Drill, various drills, a metal rod of about 20cm, glue, bits of wire, etc ...
PeckLauros (author) 2 years ago
its hard to help. So lets try something: data from nunchuck are appearing for you?
Search here: http://todbot.com/blog/2008/02/18/wiichuck-wii-nunchuck-adapter-available/.
First try to make the data appear. Then tell me what happened.
robyr12 years ago
Thanks! i tried this sketch on my arduinoUNO, all the wires are connected as well...but it doesn't work!! any suggest? When Arduino it's powered the servos make a small movement...and no more!
ernestoaug2 years ago
veja como esta¡ ficando ,ainda falta os leds vermelhos atraz dos olhos e um grito horripilante quando abrir a boca. hehe


PeckLauros (author)  ernestoaug2 years ago
Hehehe.. Ficou legal. Colocou um servo em cada olho. Boa idéia!
ernestoaug2 years ago
olá, só agora consegui , junto à Abril, comprar os volumes 1 e2 . agora vou poder montar o meu com controle remoto. hehehe
PeckLauros (author)  ernestoaug2 years ago
Boa! Qualquer dúvida, pergunta ai.
cool man.. cool.
PeckLauros (author)  ajdragornlord3 years ago
tinker2343 years ago
wow very cool might setup a display that you insert your hand in and it bites you
melody913 years ago
wow! I like it! And I like Achmed, he's so cute!
PeckLauros (author)  melody913 years ago
Be careful! Because he can kill you. hehehe...
Só nas estastísticas dos jogos uaheuaheuahe
Um amigo meu tem uma caveirinha dessa, é aquela da revista? uahuahe
É de que lugar cara?
PeckLauros (author)  Victor Moser3 years ago
É sim. Da coleção corpo humano da editora Abril. Sou do Rio de Janeiro. Vlw!
mary candy3 years ago
lol very nice creation!
I have a skull like this from a magazine collection too.
I always full with candies for Halloween.
ccrook13 years ago
love it
Muito bom! Utilizar o wii-chuck ao invés de montar um controle foi uma boa sacada!
PeckLauros (author)  NakanoYamato3 years ago
Tambem gostei. Ainda mais que eu ja tinha tudo aqui em casa e não precisei comprar nada. O movimento do acelerômetro está no software. Basta colocar o servo da mandíbula ou dos olhos lá no pino 10. Também fica bem legal.
where did you get this particular skull from, it's very cool. I've got one of the halloween talking ones from a couple of years ago that I could probably convert over easily for this as it already has servos, hinged jaw, etc. but it doesn't look nearly as realistic as this one.

PeckLauros (author)  DoctorEvil305643 years ago
Hi I bought here in Brazil, in a collection about the human body. But any other skull plastic could be used, with little modifications.
ernestoaug3 years ago
Legal, vou copiar e fazer com controle remoto. muito legal. parabens
rubybarrera3 years ago
very nice i love it
Very nice i love it
PeckLauros (author)  GENERALCHAOS3 years ago
Thanks General!