Today’s job was twofold – get all the speakers wired up and test everything as a unit, and if that works, get a cheap bike helmet to mount them all to.
Testing was a breeze – it turns out that Windows has a nice control panel for configuring speakers:
Anyway, everything works. The next picture should be looking something like Rick Moranis in Ghostbusters:
Ok, I’ve got the actuators mounted in the helmet and they work pretty well. The only problem is that the Dolby until is locked into stereo mode and I can’t seem to get it to think that it’s 7.1. Sigh. Guess that’s the problem for tomorrow…