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Boxing Glove View cam

Blow by Blow coverage.
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Put tiny spy cameras in Boxing gloves. (Protect lens using some good gel/transparent foam. Or prolly have a pinhole camera)

The camera could be video camera that shoots continuously or still camera that gets triggered automatically on punch (with a small delay, of course).

The cam could also be powered by peizoelectric crystals in the glove ?

kamathln, Nov 10 2008


       Very likely bakeable, but lithium-ion powerpacks in the cuff would be better.   

       Some sort of tinly windscren cleaning system might be needed to keep the lens clear of blood, sweat and mucus. [+]
8th of 7, Nov 10 2008

       Simply because I like sports to be about the sport, not the spectacle Im giving this a bone.   

       If it was on special gloves for when you have a fight in a car park on a Friday night then it would be a bun.
miasere, Nov 11 2008

       You could get a mouth guard tiny cam as well, capable of slow-motion. That way you could action movie style, cut between the glove and the 1st person mouth cam back and forth. Add dramatic music and fast cuts for additional effect.
Jerk, Nov 11 2008

       What the piezo crystals could do is provide a direct readout of impact force, passed back over the telemetry link ....
8th of 7, Nov 11 2008

       miasere: nobody stops you from using this glove on a friday.. (except probably the police?)
kamathln, Nov 12 2008


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