Bicycle pants explained.

12 Sep 2011 | no comments »

A video which discusses the building of the bicycle pants, and shows them working.

Testing for a continuous circuit.

12 Sep 2011 | no comments »

The real issue in working with conductive thread is that it tends to be highly resistant, and becomes more so when stretched (often an unintended result of sewing). This picture was taken while testing for a continuous circuit and deciding where best to position the battery leads for maximum LED brightness.

Sewing the LEDs.

11 Sep 2011 | no comments »

A picture of the LEDs being sewn into place on fabric, to then applique onto the pants.