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Joystick to control computer
Custom-designed joystick to control computer games with chin
Description A joystick and 2 buttons are mounted on a custom-made wood block that sits on a camera tripod (see associated tip). The joystick can be connected via the joybox (see associated tip).
Users comments The joystick is controlled with the chin. The user can play most games using the joystick, buttons, head mouse and extra sip/puff control. He uses everything simultaneously.
Made by The user’s brother
Purchased from Elfa, www.elfa.se (joystick), (last checked Febr. 2017)
Paid for by The user
Whose idea The user
This tip is from 2007
Kalle lives in an apartment and is studying part time. He was injured in 2001 and has a high tetraplegia (C4). He has personal assistance 24 hours a day, 4 hours a day he has two persons assisting him.
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