DIY Portable musical staircase

General description:

The goal of this project was to make a portable musical staircase system that could be temporarily installed on a staircase in “Dekalim” school, for musical therapy sessions with autistic children.

We decided to build a wooden frame around each step, at the end of which there is a laser source on one side, and a photosensor on the other side.

Plan for portable musical staircase

The data from the sensors is gathered by an Arduino Leonardo compatible board, the Arduino sketch can be found here.

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