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shock sensor for headgear

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shock sensors and pressure sensors imbedded into headgear could be used to assess damage during sports.

For boxers it would add interest to know percisely how hard a punch was. but also with sports in general a record of how much foce was applied and how much the head moved might be useful to doctors in assessing the trauma.

bob, Jan 28 2019


       Also another betting metric. An accelerometer with a high sampling rate could show the finer deteriorating head movements throughout the fight. A clear indication of tiredness or something more sinister.
wjt, Jan 28 2019

Voice, Jan 28 2019

       [+] The top levels of boxing should have enough money to get this done down to the level of the small gyms.
wjt, Jan 28 2019

       Bleeding from the nostrils and ears is a good indicator of excessive impact force, shirley ?
8th of 7, Jan 28 2019


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