This cyberpunk bracer is environmentally aware

Posted by Shane McGlaun

Geeks love wearable electronic devices, and this cyberpunk-inspired electronic bracer is a perfect example.

Dubbed the Integrated Sensors Electronic Bracer 6 or ISEB6, the bracer is made out of leather and provides all sorts of information that you might need for your real-world quests. Oh, and yes, I'm betting the ISEB6 is perfect for picking up geekettes at your local Renaissance Fair or Steampunk shindig.
This cyberpunk bracer is environmentally aware

The device is fully functional, boasting a display that shows the time and date, your compass heading, exposure value for photography, positional data, a pedometer (tracking distance, time, and average speed walked), galvanic skin response data, temperature, and humidity.

The device also features an alarm clock function and a countdown timer. The screen is illuminated, with flashlight functionality, so you can see at night. Truthfully, it looks somewhat like the Fallout Pip-Boy wrist computer. 

Power for the device is generated by a rechargeable lithium-polymer battery good for up to 48 hours per charge.

The ISEB6 is built around a Sparkfun Pro Micro development board and uses an Adafruit SSD1306 OLED display.

As the name of the brace implies, there are six sensors integrated into the design, including a TLS2561 digital luminance sensor, a HMC6352 digital magnetometer, a MTK3339 GPS module, HIH4030 analog humidity sensor, and an ATmega32u4 microprocessor temp sensor.

Galvanic skin response is measured using a resistor divider and gold plated electrodes inside the bracer.